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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: Immigration enriches you and me Commentary: Immigration enriches you and me
2 days ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
A book warns that “ill-clad and destitute” immigrants are “repulsive to our habits and our tastes.” A former mayor of New York City cautions that they bring disease. Back in the mid-1800s those statements were made about Irish immigrants. [Read More]
Commentary: Do politicians love children? Commentary: Do politicians love children?
5 days ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
We Americans love children. Indeed, we love them so much that, on average, child care workers earn almost as much per hour ($10.33) as workers who care for animals ($10.82), according to a new study from the University of California, Berkeley. [Read More]
Commentary: Politicians, teens and birth control Commentary: Politicians, teens and birth control
2 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Here’s a story of utter irresponsibility: About one-third of American girls become pregnant as teenagers. [Read More]
Commentary: America's broken politics Commentary: America's broken politics
3 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Let’s face it: The American political system is broken. The midterm elections were a stinging repudiation of President Barack Obama, but Republicans should also feel chastened: A poll last year found Congress less popular than cockroaches. [Read More]
Commentary: American dream leaving America Commentary: American dream leaving America
4 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
The best escalator to opportunity in America is education. But a new study underscores that the escalator is broken. We expect each generation to do better, but, currently, more young American men have less education (29 percent) than their parents than have more education (20 percent). [Read More]
Commentary: The best way to defeat Ebola Commentary: The best way to defeat Ebola
5 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
An alarming new symptom of Ebola in America: It seems to make brains mushy and hearts hard. [Read More]
Commentary: What Islamic State could teach West Commentary: What Islamic State could teach West
8 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
As we fight the Islamic State and other extremists, there’s something that President Barack Obama and all of us can learn from them. For, in one sense, the terrorists are fighting smarter than we are. [Read More]
Commentary: Stranger danger and guns Commentary: Stranger danger and guns
8 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Earlier this month, my iPhone vanished. I looked up its location on an app called Find My Friends that my wife and I use, and I had a shock: The app said my phone was in a house 15 miles away, in a neighborhood that I’d never visited. [Read More]
Commentary: The Ebola fiasco Commentary: The Ebola fiasco
9 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is a tragedy. But, more than that, the response to it has been a gross failure. [Read More]
Commentary: The messy campaign against Islamic State Commentary: The messy campaign against Islamic State
10 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
President Barack Obama’s rollout of a military campaign in Syria against the Islamic State gets messier by the day. [Read More]
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