Columnist

Nestor Ramos

Nestor Ramos is a columnist who writes about issues of interest and import in and around Boston. Sometimes he also writes about food.

He joined the Globe as a general assignment reporter and feature writer in 2014. A native of New Haven, Conn. and a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ramos worked as a columnist, reporter and editor in Rochester, N.Y., Sioux Falls, S.D. and Portland, Ore.

Latest stories

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Let’s admit it: This is who we are

By , Globe Staff

In the few hours between one mass shooting and the next one, we hear the same lie.

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Forged in pain, new Mass. General gun violence center aims at prevention

By , Globe Staff

The Mass. General Center for Gun Violence Prevention was founded by two doctors determined to do more than fix broken bodies.

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Feds can’t seem to pick a lane when it comes to obstruction of justice

By , Globe staff

Irony is dead. But do we have to dance on its grave, too?

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Water is coming: Enough with the soggy New England weekends

By , Globe Staff

If “Game of Thrones” were set in New England, the story’s brooding hero would be named Jon Rain. He’d spend his time warning people about Wet Walkers. People would joust with umbrellas.