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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: American dream leaving America Commentary: American dream leaving America
3 days ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
The best escalator to opportunity in America is education. But a new study underscores that the escalator is broken. We expect each generation to do better, but, currently, more young American men have less education (29 percent) than their parents than have more education (20 percent). [Read More]
Commentary: The best way to defeat Ebola Commentary: The best way to defeat Ebola
6 days ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
An alarming new symptom of Ebola in America: It seems to make brains mushy and hearts hard. [Read More]
Commentary: What Islamic State could teach West Commentary: What Islamic State could teach West
4 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
As we fight the Islamic State and other extremists, there’s something that President Barack Obama and all of us can learn from them. For, in one sense, the terrorists are fighting smarter than we are. [Read More]
Commentary: Stranger danger and guns Commentary: Stranger danger and guns
4 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Earlier this month, my iPhone vanished. I looked up its location on an app called Find My Friends that my wife and I use, and I had a shock: The app said my phone was in a house 15 miles away, in a neighborhood that I’d never visited. [Read More]
Commentary: The Ebola fiasco Commentary: The Ebola fiasco
5 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is a tragedy. But, more than that, the response to it has been a gross failure. [Read More]
Commentary: The messy campaign against Islamic State Commentary: The messy campaign against Islamic State
6 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
President Barack Obama’s rollout of a military campaign in Syria against the Islamic State gets messier by the day. [Read More]
Commentary: Critique from an Obama fan Commentary: Critique from an Obama fan
7 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
I’m probably one of the few Americans left with some sympathy for President Barack Obama’s foreign policy, and even I have to admit that his Syria policy has been a mess. [Read More]
Commentary: When whites just don't get it, Part 2 Commentary: When whites just don't get it, Part 2
7 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
In my recent column, “When Whites Just Don’t Get It,” I took aim at what I called “smug white delusion” about race relations in America, and readers promptly fired back at what they perceived as a smugly deluded columnist. [Read More]
Commentary: When reporting is dangerous Commentary: When reporting is dangerous
8 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
My heart broke for Steven Sotloff, the second American journalist beheaded in Syria, not only because of the barbarity the Islamic State group inflicted on him but also because he died trying to push back against the trend in news coverage. [Read More]
Commentary: When whites just don't get it Commentary: When whites just don't get it
8 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Many white Americans say they are fed up with the coverage of the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. A plurality of whites in a recent Pew survey said that the issue of race is getting more attention than it deserves. [Read More]
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