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Adrian Walker

Walker is a columnist for the Metro section. He provides commentary and opinion on local and regional news as well as society and culture. Walker started as a Metro columnist in 1998. His column appears Mondays and Fridays.

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ADRIAN WALKER

What will Marty Walsh do with his new-found power?

By , Globe Columnist

Walsh cruised to reelection Tuesday. Gone are the growing pains of learning a new post, replaced by ever-growing influence. But to what end?

Boston teams to join forces against a common foe: racism

By , Globe Staff

The project came together after Orioles player Adam Jones said fans shouted racial slurs at him at Fenway Park.

Adrian Walker

Renaming Yawkey Way shouldn’t be put off any longer

By , Globe Columnist

Red Sox owner (and Globe publisher) John Henry’s push for change is a move that’s long overdue.

Adrian Walker

As a ‘free speech’ rally fizzled, a march for unity triumphed

By , Globe Columnist

The tiny rally on Boston Common was clearly a bust. Tens of thousands of counterprotesters made an emphatic show of unity.