Columnist

Yvonne Abraham

A columnist for the Metro section, Abraham’s work appears on Thursdays and Sundays. She previously covered state and national politics, and immigration at the Globe. She came to the paper in 1998 from the Boston Phoenix.

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Open hatred surfaces in New Hampshire

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It’s a lousy time to be an American Muslim, and it’s especially lousy in New Hampshire.

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A ballot bereft of fervor

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For voters, it was easier to be idealistic eight years ago.

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Addicts’ parents also trapped by addiction

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“There will not be a night for the rest of my life that I won’t dread that phone call,” one mother said.

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After 30 years, a prisoner gets a chance for justice

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George Perrot was tied to a 1985 rape of a Springfield woman by an FBI analysis of a strand of hair, a method that is now widely discredited.