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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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YVONNE ABRAHAM

Our poor, persecuted president

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Has any president, living or dead, suffered as much as President Trump?

Yvonne Abraham

Other DAs undermine Rachael Rollins, and the will of the voters who elected her

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It's clear some Massachusetts district attorneys don't like the way Suffolk DA Rachael Rollins does her job. Now they're trying to reach into her jurisdiction and do it for her.

YVONNE ABRAHAM

Twinning to the max

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There are friends who do everything together. And then there are these friends.

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With comment on Gates, Jeff Sessions shows us who he is

By , Globe Columnist

Just when you might be inclined to feel a little (OK, very little) sympathy for former US attorney general Jeff Sessions, he comes right back and reminds you that he’s every bit as appalling as the president who now despises him.