Nicholas D Kristof

  • I wonder if we in the news media aren’t inadvertently leaving the impression that there is a genuine debate among experts about whether an Israeli military strike on Iran makes sense this year. There really isn’t such a debate. Or rather, it’s the same kind of debate as the one ...

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  • When he was alive, Ambassador Richard Holbrooke was effectively gagged, unable to comment on what he saw as missteps of the Obama administration that he served. But as we face a crisis in Pakistan after the killing of Osama bin Laden, its worth listening to Holbrookes counsel - from beyond the ...

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  • One of the people Ive enormously admired in recent years is Greg Mortenson. Hes a former mountain climber who, after a failed effort to climb the worlds second-highest mountain, K2, began building schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan. In person, Greg is modest, passionate and utterly disorganized. ...

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