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Yvonne Abraham

Yvonne Abraham grew up in Sydney, Australia, and has been working at the Globe since 1999. She has covered national and local politics, immigration, and just about everything else over those years.

She has been a Metro columnist since 2007. She writes about local and national politics, the people who make Boston Boston, the ways in which big, abstract decisions affect the lives of actual people (especially women), and whatever else catches her eye.

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Maybe Mila Kunis should reconsider her Hasty Pudding invitation

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Now more than ever, the show at Harvard, where men play men and men in drag play women, seems like a relic.

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President Trump, our racist-in-chief

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Imagine how you’d feel if your family’s future lay in the hands of our racist president, and of those who share and enable his bigotry.

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With transgender activist’s death, yet another victim to mourn

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Christa Leigh Steele-Knudslien was out, proud, and beautiful, and that makes her loss all the more tragic.

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Mitt Romney is getting good at pulling up stakes

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It feels like ages ago that he swore up and down he was from Massachusetts.