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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01/23/2015 - 2:18am

    As one group of Islamic militants was waging war in Paris, another was slaughtering vast numbers of civilians in Baga in northern Nigeria - as many as 2,000, according to Amnesty International; "only" 150, according to the Nigerian government....

01/15/2015 - 4:59am

    Welcome visitors to New York City! This has been the best time ever to urinate on a street, sneak onto the subway or run a red light, for the police force has been on a virtual strike.

    Police...

01/15/2015 - 4:33am

    The French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo skewers people of all faiths and backgrounds. One cartoon showed rolls of toilet paper marked "Bible," "Torah" and "Quran," and the explanation: "In the toilet, all religions....

01/01/2015 - 10:38pm

    Poetry is a window into the soul. And one lesson to me from the reaction to my "When Whites Just Don't Get It" series is that we need soul-searching about race in America. So I invited readers this month to submit poems about race....

01/01/2015 - 10:28pm

    Merry Christmas! Yet in this season of hope and holiday cheer, Haiti might not seem the obvious place to celebrate.

    Almost five years after the catastrophic earthquake here, this country...

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