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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A Noggin of Despair Oct 14, 2019

An Irish immigrant friend of mine once told me that, in the Ireland of his youth, the word "noggin" ... Read More

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White Privilege Fails Me Oct 07, 2019

Because I am old in the ways of sin, I dropped the butt of a $5 cigar onto the rain-darkened blackto... Read More

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Sleeping Beauty Overdosed Sep 30, 2019

The Brothers Grimm, Jakob and Wilhelm, were a pair of 19th-century Germans whose "fairy tales" often... Read More

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A Dear Little Lost Place Sep 23, 2019

I live in Fall River, Massachusetts, a dear little lost place. It's dear if you're from here. It's l... Read More