Indiana, PA - Indiana County

THOMAS FRIEDMAN

Thomas Friedman writes a column for the New York Times.

Articles by THOMAS FRIEDMAN

Commentary: Playing hockey with Putin Commentary: Playing hockey with Putin
32 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Shortly before the Sochi Olympics, Russian President Vladimir Putin played in an exhibition hockey game there. In retrospect, he was clearly warming up for his takeover of Crimea. Putin doesn’t strike me as a chess player, in geopolitical terms. [Read More]
Commentary: Sheldon Adelson: Iran's best friend
33 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
It occurred to me the other day that the zealously pro-Israel billionaire Sheldon Adelson and Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, actually have one big thing in common. [Read More]
Commentary: Follow the money in Ukraine debate Commentary: Follow the money in Ukraine debate
33 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
If you follow the debates about Ukraine, you can see three trends: those who use the crisis for humor, those who use it to reinforce preconceived views and those trying to figure out if it’s telling us something new about today’s world. [Read More]
Commentary: Parallel parking in the Arctic Circle
34 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Aboard the USS New Mexico in the Arctic — I never thought I’d ever get to see what the Arctic ice cap looks like from the bottom up. It’s quite stunning — blocks of blue ice tumbling around in a frigid sea amid giant, jagged ice stalactites. [Read More]
Commentary: Putin and the laws of gravity Commentary: Putin and the laws of gravity
34 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
One thing I learned covering the Middle East for many years is that there is “the morning after” and there is “the morning after the morning after.” Never confuse the two. [Read More]
Commentary: From Putin, a blessing in disguise Commentary: From Putin, a blessing in disguise
35 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
There are a lot of people who seem intent on restarting the Cold War — in both Moscow and Washington. I am not one of them. But if we’re going to have a new Cold War, then I have one condition: I want a new moonshot. [Read More]
Commentary: Why Putin doesn't respect us Commentary: Why Putin doesn't respect us
37 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Just as we’ve turned the coverage of politics into sports, we’re doing the same with geopolitics. There is much nonsense being written about how Vladimir Putin showed how he is “tougher” than Barack Obama and how Obama now needs to demonstrate his manhood. [Read More]
Commentary: From the pyramid to the square Commentary: From the pyramid to the square
38 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
The Egyptian strongman, Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, was recently in Moscow visiting with Russian strongman Vladimir Putin. Putin reportedly offered el-Sissi $2 billion in arms — just what a country like Egypt, where half the women can’t read, needs. [Read More]
Commentary: The Cold War isn't back Commentary: The Cold War isn't back
38 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
With Russia growling over the downfall of its ally running Ukraine and still protecting its murderous ally running Syria, there is much talk that we’re returning to the Cold War — and that the Obama team is not up to defending our interests or friends. I beg to differ. [Read More]
Commentary: How to get a job at Google Commentary: How to get a job at Google
39 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Last June, Laszlo Bock, the senior vice president of people operations for Google — i.e., the guy in charge of hiring for one of the world’s most successful companies — noted that Google had determined that “GPAs are worthless as a criteria for hiring ..." [Read More]
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Featured Columnists