Associate editor and columnist

Thomas Farragher

Thomas Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He shared the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for public service for the Globe Spotlight Team’s coverage of the clergy sexual abuse crisis. He spent eight years, from 2006 to 2014, as editor of the Spotlight Team. His columns appears regularly in the Globe.

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THOMAS FARRAGHER

Old soldier salutes other veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice

By , Globe Columnist

Russell Pittsley is still paying tribute to the uniform and the service of veterans like himself at age 99, now as part of a military honor guard that has become his final tribute to his fellow former soldiers.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Captain of the Mayflower II prepares for a historic sail

By , Globe Columnist

In Whit Perry’s mind’s eye he can already see the celebration for the ages that will take place next spring when the Mayflower II, under his command, sails into Boston Harbor.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

When a steeple is your skyline: Eaton, N.H., rallies to save the iconic Little White Church

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The Little White Church “defines the town,’’ one resident said. But it was badly in need of repair, and the generosity of many salvaged the “most photographed church in all of New England.”

THOMAS FARRAGHER

‘I know I can do it’: WPI student looks forward to an engineering-related career — despite blindness

By , Globe Columnist

Jack Duffy-Protentis was diagnosed with Stargardt’s disease, an illness similar to macular degeneration that occurs in late childhood. He hasn’t let it hold him back.