Associate Editor and Columnist

Renée Graham

Renée Graham is a columnist for the Globe’s op-ed page. She started as a general assignment reporter, and then moved to features and arts covering music, film, and television as a writer and critic. She also wrote a weekly pop culture column.

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Renée Graham

White women: from slave owners to Trump voters

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A new book details white women’s critical role in normalizing slavery. Many continue to embrace those values 154 years later.

Renée Graham

Elizabeth Warren should embrace Native American causes

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For decades, she claimed their heritage as her own. She should do the same for their issues and concerns.

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It’s not racist. It’s Gucci.

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This week’s headlines focused on the shameful past of top Virginia officials, but no one in America should get too comfortable.

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Blackface and the privilege of white ignorance

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There’s always a white person wearing blackface who will use ignorance as a defense.