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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Couple raises crops in recycled freight containers

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The containers — which make up an operation owners Connie and Shawn Cooney have named Corner Stalk — hold the equivalent of a four-acre farm.

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On the edge of history for same-sex marriage

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On Tuesday, the movement toward marriage that Mary Bonauto and GLAD helped speed reaches a crucial threshold.

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Dispense with medical marijuana alarmism

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Father Joe Quinn, a Franciscan friar in great pain, has been held hostage by the debacle that is the state’s medical marijuana program.

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Why Odin Lloyd’s life matters

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How different it would be if we thought a little more about the Odin Lloyds, and a little less about the falling stars.