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Alex Reimer
June 18, 2018 - 11:25 am
One of the prevailing questions about the Kevin Cullen saga is how Marathon survivors feel about the Boston Globe columnist fabricating details of the day’s events in his subsequent reporting and commentary. Kim Donohue, whose husband, Dic, is the transit police officer who was shot and nearly...
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Rob Bradford
June 16, 2018 - 11:42 pm
Ten years ago Kirk Minihane could be found at the Upper Deck Card Company. Friday night the guy who was toiling over the "Gretzky Set" at the same time Kevin Cullen was regularly clinking glasses with the Fourth Estate’s upper-crust made us remember why many of us get in this business of journalism...
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Alex Reimer
June 15, 2018 - 6:49 pm
The Boston Globe announced Friday it will suspend columnist Kevin Cullen without pay for three months after confirming he fabricated details about the Boston Marathon bombings when reporting on the terrorist attack. WEEI’s “Kirk & Callahan” first exposed the inaccuracies . Cullen, who’s been on...
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Kirk Minihane
April 22, 2018 - 9:03 pm
"He handed us fiction after fiction and we printed them all as fact. Just because ... we found him entertaining." - Shattered Glass I’ve always had my doubts about the work of Kevin Cullen. Not that I read him a lot in the Boston Globe. His stuff was never anything approaching must-read status. But...
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WEEI
April 20, 2018 - 5:02 pm
After announcing earlier Friday that it was conducting an internal review of his work, the Boston Globe said Friday afternoon in a statement that it is placing columnist Kevin Cullen on paid administrative leave. The decision comes in the wake of revelations brought to light by WEEI's Kirk &...
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Alex Reimer
April 20, 2018 - 9:22 am
Update (5:02 p.m.) : The Boston Globe has placed Kevin Cullen on paid administrative leave . Previously: The Boston Globe is conducting an internal review of columnist Kevin Cullen’s work after “Kirk & Callahan” revealed he seemingly embellished and fabricated stories about the Boston Marathon...
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Kyle DaLuz
April 19, 2018 - 1:02 pm
“I can smell Patriots Day, 2013. I can hear it. God, can I hear it, whenever multiple fire engines or ambulances are racing to a scene.” That was part of the lede from longtime Boston Globe columnist Kevin Cullen’s piece this past Saturday on the fifth anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings,...
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Alex Reimer
December 14, 2017 - 1:19 pm
There is an overwhelming volume of evidence that shows Boston is more racially segregated, and unwelcoming to people of color, than other major cities in the U.S. It doesn’t mean modern-day Boston is akin to Selma, Ala. during Jim Crow or that the area is crawling with bigots. But the troubling...
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Alex Reimer
December 10, 2017 - 10:23 am
The Boston Globe professes to hold the institutions it covers accountable. But apparently, it doesn't apply those same standards to itself. Just before 6:00 p.m. Friday, the Globe published a story on its own sexual misconduct issues. In it, five cases involving male employees harassing female co-...
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Alex Reimer
July 18, 2017 - 12:58 pm
There’s been a change at the top of the Boston Globe's masthead. Doug Franklin announced he’s resigning as CEO of Boston Globe Media, due to "disagreements" with owner John Henry on business strategy. The internal memo was published by Boston Business Journal . Franklin, who describes himself as a...
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