Nicholas Kristof

12/18/2014 - 4:28am

    Ian Manuel is a black man who has spent most of his life in prison. Yet he still has a most unusual advocate calling for his release: a white woman whom he met when he shot her in the face.

    Manuel fired the bullet when he was barely 13, and he...

10/16/2014 - 1:30pm

    A few days ago, I was on a panel on Bill Maher's television show on HBO that became a religious war.

    Whether or not Islam itself inspires conflict, debates about it certainly do. Our...

10/09/2014 - 2:58pm

    As we fight the Islamic State and other extremists, there's something that President Barack Obama and all of us can learn from them. For, in one sense, the terrorists are fighting smarter than we are.

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10/02/2014 - 4:19pm

    The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is a tragedy. But, more than that, the response to it has been a gross failure.

    It's a classic case where early action could have saved lives and money. Yet...

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....

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