Nicholas Kristof

01/23/2015 - 3:42am

    Just after Christmas, Veronica Rutledge of Blackfoot, Idaho, took her 2-year-old son to a Wal-Mart store to spend holiday gift cards. As they strolled by the electronics section, according to news reports, the toddler reached into his mom's purse and pulled out a handgun that she legally carried. He...

12/24/2014 - 4:02pm

    Is there any element of U.S. foreign policy that has failed more abjectly than our embargo of Cuba?

    When I hear hawks denouncing President Barack Obama for resolving to establish diplomatic...

12/18/2014 - 4:28am

    Ian Manuel is a black man who has spent most of his life in prison. Yet he still has a most unusual advocate calling for his release: a white woman whom he met when he shot her in the face.

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12/18/2014 - 4:13am

    In the responses to my "When Whites Just Don't Get It" series, I've been struck by the lack of empathy some whites show for members of minority groups. So imagine if the world were reversed. Then "the talk" might go like this:...

12/11/2014 - 4:35pm

    Along with falling leaves and first snows, it's time for my annual holiday gift guide, offering suggestions for presents with meaning.

    At a time of racial division and inequity in America,...

12/11/2014 - 3:47pm

    If you buy a Perdue chicken in the grocery store, you might think it had lived a comfortable avian middle-class existence.

    "Doing the right thing is things like treating your chickens...

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