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Nicholas Kristof
Will Portland Always Be a Retirement Community for the Young?
.@NickKristof & @WuDunn’s “A Path Appears” will be released in one week! To learn more, visit
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About to interview Harvard President Drew Faust on stage. Send questions for me to ask:
What's the difference between discipline and child abuse? Not even the law is clear -
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Fascinating article about a program that successfully gets outstanding low-income students into good colleges
Everything you always wanted to know about ISIS*… *But didn't have a jihadi to ask
Still, the administration (and the entire world) has been way too slow to respond to Ebola. That's why it's now out of control.
Good to see Obama committing up to 3,000 troops to fight Ebola in Africa. We have interests & values at stake
My old classmate @TonyAbbottMHR is living in a remote tent this week--even tho he's prime minister of Australia…
A Turkish recruit's induction into ISIS involved participating in a public execution and burying a man alive.
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.@NickKristof : "I wish nonprofits would spend less time fighting each other."
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.@NickKristof & @WuDunn talk to @NPR about how to make a difference in spite of daunting global challenges:
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Talking with @danbharris about our new book, @APathAppears, for ABC's @wntonight. Those are our brains on the screen!
.RachelSwarns on the benefits of young people getting part-time jobs--or even getting fired
New book from the duo that brought 'Half the Sky' @NickKristof @WuDunn @APathAppears Please use to change the world!
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A Hepatitis C drug that costs $84,000 for course of treatment in US will sell in India for $1,800, saving lives
More evidence that police don't always take sexual assault seriously: In Florida, burden is placed on accusers
Civilization! RT @sree: 100% of all families in my hallway subscribe to a daily. Can yours do better? #newshallway
This @nytimes article is a must-read for expected parents, parents, nurses, teachers, donors... via @NickKristof
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Excerpt from our book about the power of parenting & early childhood help--Including hugs
We can report a snuff film w/o showing it MT @thestudioboss: @NickKristof don't u think these videos help people see the brutality of ISIS?
Media wouldn't excerpt a rape video, so why from a beheading video? Spotlight Haines in his humanity, not degraded in propaganda video.
The Guardian using this photo of David Haines, wish other media would also follow suit…
Yes, this is the photo to run MT @SCClemons: Remember UK aid worker David Haines this way, not as ISIS wants
It's heartbreaking--no, infuriating!--when a humanitarian like David Haines is murdered in the course of trying to save others. RIP
ISIS releases video apparently showing the beheading of David Haines, a British aid worker RIP, David Haines
Inspiring little video of 2 blind sisters in India who get $300 cataract surgery--and can see!…
Forget about "switches" and the NFL. Give your kid a hug. Via @NickKristof The Way to Beat Poverty
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How many more Liberians must die before the world acts? Silas Kpanan’Ayoung Siakor and Nora Bowier of @SDILiberia:
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I agree that ISIS has overreached RT @joshua_landis: "ISIS Is Weaker Than It Looks," By @balintszlanko…
Remarkable research on power of parenting & early childhood help--Including hugs
What can we learn from kissing rats? Excerpt from our new book, @APathAppears, tells all
US govt reportedly threatened to prosecute family of kidnapped journalist Jim Foley if it paid ransom… h/t @acarvin
Me! RT @NicoleDreon: Looking forward to reading @NickKristof new book, "A Path Appears." Anyone else?
13-year-old girl sues for allowing her to be sold for sex online…
@NickKristof Perhaps diplomacy w/ #Iran would progress if same folks didn't incorrectly pronounce as "eye-ran" as well. #petpeeve
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We should insist that before we bomb a country, a "sr administration official" be able to pronounce its name ("eye-rack"?) and locate it.
Always a bad sign when the White House plans a war on a country that it misplaces on a map
China made 100 anti-Japan films and 70 anti-Japan TV shows in 2013--amounting to 70% of the market… 骑虎难下
Are parents responsible when a child becomes a killer?… by @lisabelkin
"I really wanted it to be" Beyoncé, a girl tells Obama about the "special guest" she'd heard was coming to her school
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Well, at least one Arab leader is applauding our plans to strike ISIS. Oh, oops, that's Assad We need Sunni allies!
Ray Rice Is an Outlier: Most Domestic Abuse Suspects Play On
Oscar Pistorius Guilty of Culpable Homicide in Killing of Girlfriend