Associate Editor and Columnist

Joan Vennochi

Joan Vennochi started at the Boston Globe as a researcher on the Spotlight Team and shared in a Pulitzer Prize for a series on the MBTA. Since then, she has covered city, state and national politics; created a business column that explored the intersection of business and politics; and now writes for the Op-ed page. As a member of the Globe editorial board, she also helps formulate and write editorials. She is a graduate of Boston University and Suffolk Law School.

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JOAN VENNOCHI

Is this Kennedy bold enough for the next generation?

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Is Joseph Kennedy III the Democrat who can win the future? Or do these times call for someone edgier?

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To ‘get’ the T, Governor Baker should try taking it

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There’s a lot of inelegance, otherwise known as humanity, that a governor could witness if he looked at something other than statistics.

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Trigger warning: Either you’re for free speech or you’re not

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Where do we draw the censorship line?

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New England was fine with the Patriots’ arrogance, until they lost

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Why does Patriots Nation celebrate Belichick’s rudeness and evasiveness?