Nicholas Kristof

02/26/2015 - 5:39pm

    Supermarket shoppers are more likely to buy French wine when French music is playing, and to buy German wine when they hear German music. That's true even though only 14 percent of shoppers say they noticed the music, a study finds.

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02/26/2015 - 5:05pm

    Like many Americans, I've been wary of labor unions.

    Full-time union stagehands at Carnegie Hall earning more than $400,000 a year? A union hailing its defense of a...

02/19/2015 - 9:45pm

    Who would have thought there could be an uplifting story from Syria?

    Yet side by side with the worst of humanity, you often see the best. In Syria, that's a group of volunteers called the...

02/19/2015 - 9:08pm

    In North Carolina, three young Muslims who were active in charity work were murdered, allegedly by a man who identified as atheist and expressed hostility to Islam and other faiths. Police are exploring whether it was a hate crime, and it spurred a #...

02/12/2015 - 5:59pm

      In a few backward parts of the world, extremists resist universal childhood vaccinations. The Taliban in tribal areas of Pakistan. Boko Haram militants in Northern Nigeria.

    Oh, yes, one...

02/12/2015 - 4:50pm

    When I was a growing up, yearning with my pals to be a track star, one of our heroes was Bruce Jenner. He won a gold medal at the 1976 Olympics in the decathlon, and he adorned our Wheaties boxes. We all wanted to be Bruce Jenner.

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