Chris Sweeney

Senior Editor

Chris Sweeney is a senior editor at Boston magazine. He’s previously contributed to Men’s Journal, Playboy, New Times, and other publications. Sweeney's interests include the environment, global health, international development, and crime. He was once hit by a fire truck while riding his bike.

Chris Sweeney'S latest stories

The Interview: Harvey Mansfield

He's Harvard’s most controversial conservative professor.

Boston Inc.: Lisa Tanzer

She's the president of Boston's happiest $100 million brand.

The Interview: Marty Walsh

He wants four more years in office. Will you give it to him?

Boston Inc.: The Titan of Telecom

American Tower might be the most important Boston company you’ve never heard of.

Did the New York Times Publish Fake News About Cats?

A trend piece too far.

Lawsuit Over Medical Aid in Dying Takes Important Step Forward

It was filed by a Falmouth physician.

Boston Inc.: Nigel Travis

Catching up with Dunkin’s dough maker.

Scene of the Crime

How an unsolved murder in Lynnfield sparked a war over Airbnb.

Harvard Showed Up Late to Its Own Black Graduation

What took so long?

Four Peregrine Falcons Hatch on Boston Skyscraper

Someday, they'll be the fastest animals in the world.