Marc Dion

Marc Dion

Marc Dion

Marc Dion's column is an eponymous weekly opinion piece from the tough-minded reporter. He offers an unrepentantly working class point of view, a sense of humor that sounds more like a barroom than a newsroom, and his political observations are more concerned with issues than political parties.

Recently Published

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Trump Should Take the Rap Oct 16, 2017

Despite my age, which is 60, and my wardrobe, which is tweed, plaid and khaki, and my color, which i... Read More

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Here's a Tip Oct 09, 2017

Dispatches from America these days tend to be either soaked in tragedy or soaked in Trump, which mea... Read More

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The Man Who Wouldn't Pledge the Flag Oct 02, 2017

For 25 years, I've been a reporter on a midsized daily newspaper. For a few years, my beat was a nea... Read More

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Have an American Beer, You Sap! Sep 25, 2017

I went out to dinner the other night, to a local place, a Portuguese-American social club with a res... Read More