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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: Right, wrong blurs in the Middle East Commentary: Right, wrong blurs in the Middle East
2 days ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
With Israeli troops again invading Gaza and the death toll rising, some of the rhetoric from partisans on each side is oddly parallel. Maybe it’s time to correct a few common misconceptions among the salvos flying back and forth. [Read More]
Commentary: Religious freedom in jeopardy Commentary: Religious freedom in jeopardy
2 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
A Sudanese court in May sentences a Christian woman married to an American to be hanged, after first being lashed 100 times, after she refuses to renounce her Christian faith. [Read More]
Commentary: When the wrong guy is imprisoned Commentary: When the wrong guy is imprisoned
3 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
On the day after his 32nd birthday, Michael Morton returned from work to find his home in Austin, Texas, surrounded by yellow police tape. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama weakness or is it ours? Commentary: Obama weakness or is it ours?
4 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
5 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
5 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
6 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'
13 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!
16 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?
17 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]
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