Globe Editorial

Trump?s presidency: What we got wrong (and right)

When few pundits gave Donald Trump much chance of victory, the Globe Opinion team tried to imagine how the world might look should he keep his campaign promises. Here?s what we got right and wrong.


Spotlight Follow-up

// AG urged to review lawyers? donations

Regulators told Attorney General Maura Healey they have evidence the law firm and its attorneys broke multiple laws.

Rendering of soccer stadium the Krafts were proposing for a site in Dorchester owned by the University of Massachusetts. (New England Revolution)

With UMass deal dead, is there any room in Boston for a soccer stadium?

The options seem to be running out.

// BC cries foul after footage is used in video by Paul Ryan

House Speaker Paul Ryan may need to put his plans for fixing the tax code aside, and instead brush up on his copyright law.

Thomas Farragher

// His City Hall job has a lot to recommend it

Jimmy Donnelly is a Southie guy who has never wanted anything more than to work for his city.

04/26/2017 BOSTON, MA Director Malika MacDonald (cq) gave a reporter a tour of The Amal Women's Center in Boston. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe

For Muslim women, a home to call their own

The first Muslim homeless shelter for women and children in Boston has opened in Dorchester.


The disaster of Fyre Festival played out on social media for all to see

The plan was for a luxury music festival on a private island in the Bahamas. But none of that happened.

// Netflix?s ?13 Reasons Why? has gone viral. So has alarm over its depiction of suicide

?There is a contagion factor when a school has a suicide. . . . and this show is causing the contagion to happen.?

// An early peek at all the movies coming out this summer

From ?Wonder Woman? to ?The Nut Job 2,? the cinema summer of 2017 will probably be more remembered for its oddities, indies, and one-offs.



// Did Brad Stevens win this series for the Celtics?

Stevens?s bold decision to add Gerald Green to the starting lineup helped flip Boston?s fortunes.

North squad outside linebacker Derek Rivers of Youngstown State (94) lines up for a play during the second half of the Senior Bowl NCAA college football game, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

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Patriots make a pair of trades to draft a DE and OT in third round

New England made trades with Tennessee and Detroit to land Derek Rivers at 83 and Antonio Garcia at 85.


// Life has changed dramatically for David Ross, and he?s enjoying it

The former Red Sox and Cubs catcher is juggling a few new gigs in his post-playing career.

// Two Choate trustees resign amid fallout from sexual abuse report

Two former headmasters of Choate Rosemary Hall have resigned as Life Trustees of the elite Connecticut boarding school.


Bill Maher to Elizabeth Warren: ?They don?t like you, Pocahontas?

In a sit-down where the two discussed the past and future of liberalism, the joke using President Trump?s derogatory nickname for Warren did not go over well.

// Trump?s biggest lesson of the first 100 days

Donald Trump and his team learned in their first 100 days an obvious lesson that they mocked on the campaign trail: They can?t do it alone.

// Trump names anti-abortion leader to high post at HHS

Dr. Charmaine Yoest was president of Americans United for Life, which campaigned at the federal and state level for tough restrictions on abortion.

epa05934984 Pope Francis arrives to lead a mass at the Air Defense Stadium in Cairo, Egypt, 29 April 2017. Pope Francis is leading a mass in the Air defense stadium attended by 30 thousand people north-east of Cairo on the second day of his two-day visit to Cairo. A day earlier he met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, head of the Coptic Orthodox Church Pope Tawadros II, and Grand Imam of al-Azhar Ahmed al-Tayeb. Pope Francis historic visit to the Arab and Muslim majority nation aimed at presenting a united Christian-Muslim front to repudiate violence committed in God's name. EPA/MOHAMED HOSSAM

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Pope Francis warns Muslim world about violence and religion

The pope delivered a blunt message in Egypt against wrapping violence and terror in the language of religion.

Opinion & Ideas


// As Venezuela slips into chaos, US should consider sanctions

President Trump?s instinctive isolationism is meeting its first regional test in Venezuela.

Special reports

Summer of ?67

// The summer that changed Boston

The nation was splintering, and Boston wasn?t immune. But something was happening here.


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// Advice on taking real estate photos from a Pulitzer-winning photographer

In America, everyone who has a cellphone thinks they are a professional photographer. They are not.


// Documenting Hate: Submit an incident you know about

If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


// To learn to care for the elderly, students move into a retirement home

Students training for careers in gerontology say living in a retirement home is invaluable.

Real Estate

Recent home sales south of Boston (April 28)

Quincy: 46 Stoney Brae Rd. One-family Colonial, built in 1927, 2,571 square feet, 8 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, on 8,285-square-foot lot.