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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From inside, ex-advocate sees how much MBTA is a mess

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For years, while Stephanie Pollack had been calling for more funding, the T was leaving hundreds of millions on the table.

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Bid for change in District 4

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The inertia of incumbency is Andrea Campbell’s biggest hurdle as she tries to unseat city councilor Charles Yancey.

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St. Paul’s trial reminds us that, in many ways, it’s still 1950

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Despite our strenuous efforts to teach our kids otherwise, boys still feel entitled to sex, and it’s still on girls to hold them back.

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Bill Linehan is priceless

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You have to salute the city council president for standing firm on a major pay raise, despite near-unanimous public disapproval.