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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: Moldova, 'the next Ukraine' Commentary: Moldova, 'the next Ukraine'
17 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
CHISINAU, Moldova — If there were an Olympic competition for bravest country in the world, the gold medal might well go to Moldova. Wobbly politicians from Europe and America should come here to get spinal transplants. [Read More]
Commentary: We're not No. 1! We're not No. 1! Commentary: We're not No. 1! We're not No. 1!
20 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
We in the United States grow up celebrating ourselves as the world’s most powerful nation, the world’s richest nation, the world’s freest and most blessed nation. [Read More]
Commentary: A nation of takers? Commentary: A nation of takers?
21 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
In the debate about poverty, critics argue that government assistance saps initiative and is unaffordable. After exploring the issue, I must concede that the critics have a point. Here are five public welfare programs that are wasteful and turning us into a nation of “takers.” [Read More]
Commentary: The unhealthy meat market Commentary: The unhealthy meat market
23 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Where does our food come from? Often the answer is Tyson Foods, America’s meat factory. [Read More]
Commentary: Professors, we need you! Commentary: Professors, we need you!
26 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Some of the smartest thinkers on problems at home and around the world are university professors, but most of them just don’t matter in today’s great debates. [Read More]
Commentary: When Emily was being sold Commentary: When Emily was being sold
27 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
BOSTON — Emily, a 15-year-old ninth-grader, ran away from home in early November, and her parents are sitting at their dining table, frightened and inconsolable. [Read More]
Commentary: Dylan Farrow tells of ordeal Commentary: Dylan Farrow tells of ordeal
28 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
When Woody Allen received a Golden Globe award for lifetime achievement a few weeks ago, there was a lively debate about whether it was appropriate to honor a man who is an artistic giant but also was accused years ago of child molestation. [Read More]
Commentary: Modern family matters Commentary: Modern family matters
30 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
When I asked readers for “neglected topics” that journalists should cover more in 2014, one of the suggestions was a delicate but vital topic: family breakdown and the rise of single-parent households. [Read More]
Commentary: Readers believe climate change neglected Commentary: Readers believe climate change neglected
30 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Here’s a scary fact about America: We’re much more likely to believe that there are signs that aliens have visited Earth (77 percent) than that humans are causing climate change (44 percent). [Read More]
Commentary: First topic up ... mental illness Commentary: First topic up ... mental illness
32 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Those of us in the pundit world tend to blather on about what happened yesterday, while often ignoring what happens every day. We stir up topics already on the agenda, but we falter at calling attention to crucial-but-neglected issues. [Read More]
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