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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

Seth Moulton’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad summer vacation

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Moulton was always a long shot in the 2020 field, but he couldn’t have envisioned approaching Labor Day with little hope of even making it onstage for the Democratic debates.

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Schilling for Congress? President Trump may have found a soul mate

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Former Red Sox favorite Curt Schilling is talking about running for Congress in Arizona — and President Trump has already tweeted his support. It’s the latest odd detour in Schilling’s strange post-baseball life.

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As key Walsh aide testifies in corruption trial, clarity remains elusive

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The corruption trial of city officials Kenneth Brissette and Timothy Sullivan is unfolding, and one big question looms — when does politics become extortion?

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Will people of color ever feel that they belong in the Seaport?

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A new survey commissioned by the Conservation Law Foundation confirmed what many suspected: people of color feel far less welcome in the Seaport than white residents.