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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: Straight talk for white men Commentary: Straight talk for white men
2 days ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Supermarket shoppers are more likely to buy French wine when French music is playing, and to buy German wine when they hear German music. That’s true even though only 14 percent of shoppers say they noticed the music, a study finds. [Read More]
Commentary: The cost of a decline in unions Commentary: The cost of a decline in unions
1 week ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Like many Americans, I’ve been wary of labor unions. I was wrong. [Read More]
Commentary: Unpaid, unarmed lifesavers in Syria Commentary: Unpaid, unarmed lifesavers in Syria
1 week ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Who would have thought there could be an uplifting story from Syria? Yet side by side with the worst of humanity, you often see the best. In Syria, that’s a group of volunteers called the White Helmets. Its members rush to each bombing and claw survivors from the rubble. [Read More]
Commentary: Muslims, marriage and bigotry Commentary: Muslims, marriage and bigotry
2 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
In North Carolina, three young Muslims who were active in charity work were murdered, allegedly by a man who identified as atheist and expressed hostility to Islam and other faiths. Police are exploring whether it was a hate crime. [Read More]
Commentary: The dangers of vaccine denial Commentary: The dangers of vaccine denial
2 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
In a few backward parts of the world, extremists resist universal childhood vaccinations. [Read More]
Commentary: Celebrate courage of Bruce Jenner Commentary: Celebrate courage of Bruce Jenner
3 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
When I was a growing up, yearning with my pals to be a track star, one of our heroes was Bruce Jenner. He won a gold medal at the 1976 Olympics in the decathlon, and he adorned our Wheaties boxes. We all wanted to be Bruce Jenner. [Read More]
Commentary: Heroes and bystanders Commentary: Heroes and bystanders
4 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
One of the great heroes of the 20th century was Auschwitz prisoner No. 4859, who volunteered to be there. [Read More]
Commentary: How do we increase empathy? Commentary: How do we increase empathy?
4 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
In my last column, I wrote about a high school buddy, Kevin Green, a warm and helpful man who floundered in a tough job market, hurt his back and died at the age of 54. [Read More]
Commentary: Where's the empathy? Commentary: Where's the empathy?
5 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
YAMHILL, Ore. — The funeral for my high school buddy Kevin Green is Saturday, near this town where we both grew up. The doctors say he died at age 54 of multiple organ failure, but in a deeper sense he died of inequality and a lack of good jobs. [Read More]
Commentary: Reagan, Obama and inequality Commentary: Reagan, Obama and inequality
5 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Since the end of the 1970s, something has gone profoundly wrong in America. Inequality has soared. Educational progress slowed. Incarceration rates quintupled. Family breakdown accelerated. Median household income stagnated. [Read More]
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