Nicholas Kristof

07/23/2015 - 9:45pm

    What do Bill and Melinda Gates argue about?

    Not whose turn it is to wash the dishes or take out the garbage, it seems, but headier stuff. The prospects for eradicating polio. The utility of empowering women. The best ways to save lives.

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05/21/2015 - 4:18pm

    This is arguably America's greatest hiking trail, a 2,650-mile serpentine path running through desert and wilderness from the Mexican border to the Canadian border. The Pacific Crest Trail meanders through cactus and redwoods, challenging humans with...

05/21/2015 - 3:39pm

    One of the world's most beautiful regions, the seas of Southeast Asia - home to sparkling white beaches and $7,000-a-night beach villas - is becoming a scene of a mass atrocity.

    Thousands of...

05/14/2015 - 8:03pm

    Natasha, 14, had just gotten off the school bus after ninth-grade basketball practice one evening and was walking home on a quiet street beside a creek. When she heard footsteps behind her, she thought it was one of her classmates.

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05/14/2015 - 7:33pm

    To better understand the roots of racial division in America, think about this:

    The human brain seems to be wired so that it categorizes people by race in the first one-fifth of a second after...

05/07/2015 - 3:56pm

    The eruptions in Baltimore have been tied, in complex ways, to frustrations at American inequality, and a new measure of the economic gaps arrived earlier this year:

    It turns out that the Wall...

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