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Nicholas Kristof
@NickKristof and Sheryl @WuDunn are champions of girls' and women's health worldwide. Check out their new book @APathAppears , coming 9/23
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We're nuts RT @nycjim: Sanctions on Russia mean no AK-47 imports. So a gun-buying frenzy wapo.st/Z49eiL pic.twitter.com/C33zVkWe8c
We often cover police failures. Here's a town that improved policing drastically, with lessons: nytimes.com/2014/09/01/nyr… by @KateZernike
Negative criticism of personality shows in nearly all performance reviews of women, almost none of men, in this study fortune.com/2014/08/26/per…
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Imagine yourself going back to school abroad next fall! @PeaceCorps is looking for educators 1.usa.gov/1k9ltnp #ApplyPC #teaching
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With chaos in the Middle East, Ukraine and West Africa, the crisis in Pakistan isn't getting enough attention: nytimes.com/2014/09/02/wor…
For those Aussies indignant at me calling Vegemite the world's worst food, here's a piece I once wrote about it: nytimes.com/1987/02/16/sty…
Boko Haram militants reportedly planning to attack and take over the major Nigerian city of Maiduguri saharareporters.com/2014/08/31/bok…
.@lscott1967 Stinky tofu is fermented tofu, chou doufu in Chinese, meaning "stinky tofu"
On balance, stinky tofu is even worse than Vegemite. Vegemite is disgusting only to ingest; stinky tofu is lethal at 50 feet.
Worst food ever, along with stinky tofu RT @mashable: American kids eat Vegemite and react with absolute disgust. on.mash.to/1lrxcOR
Israel mounts new land grab in West Bank, of 1,000 acres near Bethlehem. Settlements should stop! nytimes.com/2014/09/01/wor…
In further sign of Xi Jinping dictatorship, Chinese government squelches hopes of free elections in Hong Kong nyti.ms/1tPBUr4
Obama should allow Richard Holbrooke, peacemaker and public servant, into Arlington cemetery. nytimes.com/2014/08/31/opi… by @NYTimesCohen
@NickKristof offers cure for "smug white delusion" one devastating stat at a time. When Whites Just Don’t Get It nyti.ms/1qQcVil
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Whites in US have net worth 18X more than blacks, more than the disparity in apartheid South Africa. My column nyti.ms/1pV0nKt
Critical take on my column tonight about race unz.com/isteve/nichola…
Ouch! RT @JoyceCarolOates: @NickKristof Once present when white male asked Toni Morrison when she'd get beyond theme of race in her fiction
.@NickKristof on race: The United States now has a greater wealth gap by race than South Africa did during apartheid. nyti.ms/1CdIxau
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Great piece by Tim Egan about the glories of public lands in the American West nyti.ms/1B2Fqkd
Bahrain repression RT @MARYAMALKHAWAJA: Tomorrow, I will be taken to court in #Bahrain on unknown charges. I'm being held at the airport.
Lessons from other global health campaigns about how to handle the Ebola outbreak nyti.ms/1tLG2bw
UPDATE: CNN's Dana Bash says, like Senator Gillibrand, she has also been sexually harassed by male senators thkpr.gs/1tPhMUP
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I'm feeling deflated. After asking readers to find the mistake in the column (esp over on Facebook), readers are claiming lots of errors!
Copy editors often save us writers! RT @Amynishiki: @NickKristof I'm a copy editor; that was a piece of cake!
You win. Now you have to take over my column RT @Amynishiki: @NickKristof it should be forgoes, not foregoes
No, my mistake is worse than that RT @mll404_miller: @NickKristof I was taught never to start a sentence with the word "And"
A reader points out a grammatical error I made in this column. Anybody spot it? It's in the last 5 grafs: nytimes.com/2014/08/17/opi…
Why Gillibrand's story didn't surprise any woman on Capitol Hill (plus when Strom groped Murray on an elevator) wapo.st/XYJUKJ
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Appalling! RT @julieburtonwmc: 97 of Every 100 Rapists Receive No Punishment, RAINN Analysis Shows rainn.org/news-room/97-o…
I'm in the office, trying to write my Sunday column, and distracting myself by looking at photos of my 200-mile PCT hike this month with my daughter.
ICYMI, great piece on how private companies profit from the privatization of the justice system nytimes.com/2014/08/27/opi… by @Edsall
More than 1/2 of Syrians have left home. Biggest operation UN refugee agency has faced in its 64 years. nytimes.com/2014/08/29/wor…
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SYRIAN REFUGEE FIGURES: 31 August 2012 = 199,471 31 August 2013 = 1,834,708 End August 2014 = 3 million #Syria
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#Africa's trade remains uncompetitive because shipping costs are on average more than double those of Asia pic.twitter.com/WEIpfTieKt
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If only jihadis would follow own logic and go after those killing their Muslim brothers. ISIS would turn on Boko Haram. AQ on al-Nusra etc.
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Smart Piece That Urges Serious Self-Examination: "Is Everyone A Little Bit Racist" @NickKristof nytimes.com/2014/08/28/opi…
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@NickKristof can you please call them ISIL or IS? ISIS was a goddess and many worldwide have great organisations named ISIS. Thanks from Oz!
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"When we go to the mosque, they order us to [watch] heads cut off, lashings or stonings" -- life under ISIS cnn.com/2014/08/28/wor…
Waterboarding is blatant torture. Hardly surprising that ISIS would stoop that low. Deeply shameful that Bush did. trib.al/FFdS8qC
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V bad sign @MiriamElder: "New Russia" is born RT @johnson: Wow. Putin uses the word "Novorossiya" in an address kremlin.ru/news/46506
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A year ago Obama administration avoided calling a coup a coup. Now it's trying not to call an invasion an invasion. #Egypt #Ukraine
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The biggest Presidential whopper was that sanctions on Russia are working. Huh? They were supposed to improve Russian behavior.
@NickKristof Wow. And making speeches is the Presidenting thing he's done best. Doesn't bode well...
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I'm normally a fan of Obama but that was a very weak Obama speech and press conference. Only strong suit was his suit.
Wow. 5 authors of the Ebola paper out in Science today have died of Ebola. news.sciencemag.org/health/2014/08…
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