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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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Yvonne Abraham

Charlie Baker’s badge of courage

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Baker’s decision to sit on his hands is an act of courage only by way of contrast to the cowardice demonstrated by so many other Republicans all over the country.

Yvonne Abraham

A plus and a minus for Mass. State Police

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In recent days, two state troopers have provided vivid examples, one in each direction, of what integrity is.

Yvonne Abraham

Low egg prices come at a cost

By , Globe Columnist

It’s a crime to mistreat dogs. Why is it OK to do this to other animals? Because they’re delicious?

Yvonne Abraham

An answer is needed at Harvard, but this isn’t it

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Heartbreaking as it may be, the law gives private groups the right to exclude all kinds of people.