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THOMAS FRIEDMAN

Thomas Friedman writes a column for the New York Times.

Articles by THOMAS FRIEDMAN

Commentary: Austerity's grim legacy Commentary: Austerity's grim legacy
33 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
When economic crisis struck in 2008, policymakers by and large did the right thing. The Federal Reserve and other central banks realized that supporting the financial system took priority over conventional notions of monetary prudence. [Read More]
Commentary: For negotiators: 'Have a nice life' Commentary: For negotiators: 'Have a nice life'
35 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
In The New York Times review of the American Mideast negotiator Dennis Ross’ important new history of Israeli-U.S. relations, “Doomed to Succeed,” a telling moment on the eve of the 1991 Madrid peace conference caught my attention. [Read More]
Commentary: Are you sure you want job? Commentary: Are you sure you want job?
36 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Having watched all the debates and seen all these people running for president, I can’t suppress the thought: Why would anyone want this job now? Do you people realize what’s going on out there? Barack Obama’s hair hasn’t gone early gray for nothing. [Read More]
Commentary: We've hit tipping point on climate Commentary: We've hit tipping point on climate
38 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
With both China and India having just announced major plans to curb their carbon emissions, the sound you hear is a tipping point tipping. [Read More]
Commentary: Syria, Obama and Putin Commentary: Syria, Obama and Putin
39 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Your Honor, I rise again in defense of President Barack Obama’s policy on Syria. [Read More]
Commentary: Saw evil, heard evil, spoke evil Commentary: Saw evil, heard evil, spoke evil
40 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
There is a movie I’m looking forward to seeing when it comes to Washington. It seems quite relevant to America today. [Read More]
Commentary: Report card issued on Iran nuke deal Commentary: Report card issued on Iran nuke deal
41 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
The Iran nuclear deal is now sealed — from Washington’s end. But since this has been one of America’s most important foreign policy shifts in the last four decades, it’s worth looking back and grading the performance of the key players. [Read More]
Commentary: Walls, borders, a dome, refugees Commentary: Walls, borders, a dome, refugees
42 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
After Donald Trump proposed building a high wall all along the U.S.-Mexico border, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, not to be out-trumped, basically said, I see your wall and raise you one, stating that it was “legitimate” to consider building a wall along the 5,525-mile U.S.-Canada border as well. [Read More]
COMMENTARY: Our radical Islamic BFF, Saudi Arabia COMMENTARY: Our radical Islamic BFF, Saudi Arabia
43 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
The Washington Post ran a story last week about some 200 retired generals and admirals who sent a letter to Congress “urging lawmakers to reject the Iran nuclear agreement, which they say threatens national security.” [Read More]
Commentary: Bonfire of the assets Commentary: Bonfire of the assets
44 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Normally, when your main geopolitical rivals are shooting themselves in both feet, the military manual says step back and enjoy the show. But I take little comfort in watching China burning money and Russia burning food, because in today’s interdependent world we’re all affected. [Read More]
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