Please upgrade your browser to make full use of twiends.   chrome   firefox   ie   safari  
Want your own social home page like this one? Click here.
 
Nicholas Kristof
news journalism 1,469,836 followers
Great journalistic use of data: Americans die in smaller portions each year, but what kills us is changing. bloomberg.com/dataview/2014-…
Gut wrenching RT @lpolgreen: Children's broken fingers tell of a desperate struggle to escape sinking ferry. reut.rs/1gQ18w0
The high school class of 2013 sent fewer of its grads to college than any class since 2006. 53eig.ht/1i6VfPv pic.twitter.com/zbTJYnwR6b
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
Fighting in #SouthSudan expected to continue until the rains come, then wet season diseases will continue the killing of innocents
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
War in #Syria escalates in many areas, #humanitarian situation deteriorates day after day, access to ppl in need is often denied #ENOUGH
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
Congrats to @lydiacachosi, one of Mexico's best and most daring journalists, on her new book on human trafficking worldwide!
In his new book, Jimmy Carter says that a modern analogue of racism of his youth is sexual violence & global discrimination against women
In that same article, one reason for faltering US incomes is that other countries have eclipsed US in education.
US no longer has the highest median per capita income; Canada passed us, others at our heels: nytimes.com/2014/04/23/ups… #inequality
@NickKristof and Syria! 12 days and counting w/ no food to Yarmouk.
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
.@NickKristof and what about the 240+ girls missing from a school in Nigeria?
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
Away from Ukraine: Last week rebels massacred 406 people in South Sudan & 70,000 were newly homeless in Nuba Mts, Sudan
In Bangladesh, after 1,129 died in garment disaster, finally two big efforts to upgrade factory safety. My Story: nytimes.com/2014/04/22/bus…
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
Per @UN, anti-govt forces in #SouthSudan killed hundreds of civilians in #Bentiu last week after separating them by ethnicity & nationality.
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
Congress looking at how to combat sexual assault, not just in military but also on campuses and as sex trafficking nytimes.com/2014/04/22/us/…
True, 700 years before Sun Tzu RT @JohnHenrySilva: @NickKristof Strategic deception is as ancient as the Trojan Horse.
Good for a Seattle church for backing a gay scout master, and shame on Boy Scouts for expelling the troop nytimes.com/2014/04/22/us/…
I do think Putin is getting too much credit for devising Maskirovka, or masked warfare. Sun Tzu taught it 2500 years ago in China.
Psychology professors, reaching out to the public to explain recent findings: talkpsych.com #RelevantAcademics
At 9P, crisis in #Ukraine w/ Bill Kristol, @NickKristof; search continues in SK #ferry, #Bluefin completes 8th mission, & miracle stowaway.
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
All these marathoners. They ran 26+ miles! excruciating pain and unbearable discomfort! and now they're flying @USAirways. #NoJustice
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
now that we know people can survive 5.5 hours in a plane's wheel well, which airline will be first to sell these as super-economy seats?
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
I've been applying for Chinese visas since 1983, and this year I'm being forced to jump through more hoops than ever before.
Moldova's prime minister, living under threat from Russia, has a message for Obama: We need you. bloombergview.com/articles/2014-…
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof
#Saudi police ignore woman's report of abuse cuz she wasn't w/male guardian, but her abuser was her male guardian: riyadhconnect.com/police-ignores…
Retweeted by Nicholas Kristof