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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: Obama weakness or is it ours? Commentary: Obama weakness or is it ours?
21 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
22 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
22 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]
Commentary: She gets no respect Commentary: She gets no respect
23 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Here’s a riddle: Why would a Hurricane Alexandra be deadlier than an identical Hurricane Alexander? [Read More]
Commentary: Moldova, 'the next Ukraine' Commentary: Moldova, 'the next Ukraine'
30 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!
33 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?
34 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
36 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!
40 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
40 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]
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