Nicholas Kristof

02/20/2017 - 6:00pm

    We’re just a month into the Trump presidency, and already so many are wondering: How can we end it?

    One poll from Public Policy Polling found that as many Americans — 46 percent — favor impeachment of President Donald Trump as oppose it. Ladbrokes, the betting website, offers even...

02/06/2017 - 9:00am

    Whenever an extremist in the Muslim world does something crazy, people demand that moderate Muslims step forward to condemn the extremism. So let’s take our own advice: We Americans should now condemn our own extremist.

    In that spirit, I...

02/02/2017 - 8:00am

    This newspaper has periodically, to its shame, succumbed to the kind of xenophobic fearmongering that President Donald Trump is now trying to make American policy.

    In 1875, The Times sternly warned that too many Irish and German immigrants (like the...

01/30/2017 - 6:00pm

    Should we journalists use the word “lie” to describe President Donald Trump’s most manifest falsehoods?

    That debate has roiled the news world. The Times this week used the word “lie” in a front-page headline, and I...

01/27/2017 - 12:00pm

    There are two common views among journalists about the fate of our profession under the presidency of Donald Trump. The first is that ours is an age of maximal danger for the freedom of the press, that Trump’s war on newspapers and networks will escalate from tweets to Erdoganian crackdowns, that...

01/21/2017 - 8:00pm

    Barack Obama’s legacy is being systematically unraveled even before he leaves office, with The Wall Street Journal scoffing that he “has been a historic president but perhaps not a consequential one.”

    Historians will also note that...

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