Nicholas Kristof

10/30/2014 - 2:28pm

    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...

10/02/2014 - 3:50pm

    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...

09/25/2014 - 12:26pm

    Alicia Keys is a superstar singer who has mostly kept her clothes on and gossip off. So what is she doing in a photo dressed only in a peace sign?

    Her answer has to do with the purpose of life....

09/25/2014 - 11:38am

    President Barack Obama's rollout of a military campaign in Syria against the Islamic State gets messier by the day.

    Obama's initial framing of the campaign, as a limited effort in...

09/18/2014 - 4:04pm

    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.

    His "red...

09/11/2014 - 2:54pm

    In my column a week ago, "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....

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