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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

Facts get muddy at Probation trial

By Yvonne Abraham , Globe Columnist

A couple of days in Courtroom 18 at the Moakley Courthouse leaves one with an overwhelming urge to shower.

Yvonne Abraham

The US: the good, the bad, the anthem

By Yvonne Abraham , Globe staff

The most glorious holiday of the year is upon us — A good time to quiz the candidates for governor on how they see America.

Yvonne Abraham

With no buffer, patients pressed at Planned Parenthood

By Yvonne Abraham , Globe Columnist

Maybe the Supreme Court justices should start doing field trips before they hand down decisions.

Yvonne Abraham

Consider the children

By Yvonne Abraham , Globe Columnist

Child impact statements would force us to confront something we’ve been dodging for decades.