Nicholas Kristof

09/26/2016 - 2:00pm

    The world is a mess, with billions of people locked in inescapable cycles of war, famine and poverty, with more children than ever perishing from hunger, disease and violence.

    That’s about the only thing Americans agree on; we’re polarized about all else. But several polls have found...

09/06/2016 - 9:00am

    To read newspapers like this one, you might think that almost nobody has endorsed Donald Trump. Ah, but maybe that’s because The New York Times is, as Trump puts it, “totally dishonest,” “failing” and “a disgusting fraud.”...

08/30/2016 - 3:00pm

    On April 30, 1941, a Jewish man here in Amsterdam wrote a desperate letter to an American friend, pleading for help emigrating to the United States.

    “U.S.A. is the only country we could go to,”...

08/26/2016 - 12:00am

    Not to boast, but that image is me enjoying a pristine alpine lake I own in the California Sierras. It’s property so valuable that Bill Gates could never buy it. Yet it’s mine.

    But wait! Don...

08/21/2016 - 4:00pm

    Last Thursday, our beloved family dog, Katie, died at the age of 12. She was a gentle giant who respectfully deferred even to any mite-size puppy with a prior claim to a bone. Katie might have won the Nobel Peace Prize if not for her weakness for squirrels....

08/18/2016 - 3:00pm

    All across America, in little towns like this one, Donald Trump is mainstreaming hate.

    This community of Forest Grove, near the farm where I grew up in western Oregon, has historically been a charming,...

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