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NICHOLAS KRISTOF

Nicholas Kristof writes a column for the New York Times. Contact Kristof at Facebook.com/Kristof, Twitter.com /NickKristof or by mail at The New York Times, 620 Eighth Ave., New York, NY 10018.

Articles by NICHOLAS KRISTOF

Commentary: Is everyone a little bit racist? Commentary: Is everyone a little bit racist?
10 hours ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Let’s start with what we don’t know: the precise circumstances under which a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., shot dead an unarmed black teenager named Michael Brown. [Read More]
Commentary: Nuns the best superheroes yet Commentary: Nuns the best superheroes yet
1 week ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
In an age of villainy, war and inequality, it makes sense that we need superheroes. And after trying Superman, Batman and Spider-Man, we may have found the best superheroes yet: nuns. [Read More]
Commentary: Don't dismiss the humanities Commentary: Don't dismiss the humanities
2 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
What use could the humanities be in a digital age? University students focusing on the humanities may end up, at least in their parents’ nightmares, as dog-walkers for those majoring in computer science. [Read More]
Commentary: Our blind spot about guns Commentary: Our blind spot about guns
4 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
If we had the same auto fatality rate today that we had in 1921, by my calculations we would have 715,000 Americans dying annually in vehicle accidents. [Read More]
Commentary: Right, wrong blurs in the Middle East Commentary: Right, wrong blurs in the Middle East
5 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
With Israeli troops again invading Gaza and the death toll rising, some of the rhetoric from partisans on each side is oddly parallel. Maybe it’s time to correct a few common misconceptions among the salvos flying back and forth. [Read More]
Commentary: Religious freedom in jeopardy Commentary: Religious freedom in jeopardy
7 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
A Sudanese court in May sentences a Christian woman married to an American to be hanged, after first being lashed 100 times, after she refuses to renounce her Christian faith. [Read More]
Commentary: When the wrong guy is imprisoned Commentary: When the wrong guy is imprisoned
8 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
On the day after his 32nd birthday, Michael Morton returned from work to find his home in Austin, Texas, surrounded by yellow police tape. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama weakness or is it ours? Commentary: Obama weakness or is it ours?
9 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
The odds are that you think President Barack Obama’s foreign policy is a failure. That’s the scathing consensus forming, with just 36 percent of Americans approving of Obama’s foreign policy in a New York Times/CBS News poll released this week. [Read More]
Commentary: So similar, so different Commentary: So similar, so different
10 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Readers often ask: Why do I travel to places like Sudan or Myanmar when we Americans have so many challenges at home to worry about? [Read More]
Commentary: Echoes of 2003 in Iraq debate Commentary: Echoes of 2003 in Iraq debate
10 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Is this 2014 or 2003? I’m flinching at a painful sense of deja vu as we hear calls for military intervention in Iraq, as President Barack Obama himself — taunted by critics who contend he’s weak — is said to be considering drone strikes there. [Read More]
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