Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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  1. FACT SHEET: U.S. Response to the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa
    The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 16, 2014 FACT SHEET: U.S. Response to the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa   As the President has stated, the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and the humanitarian crisis...
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  2. America’s favorite countries, in one chart
    Which countries do Americans like — and dislike — the most? A new report reveals some fairly interesting American attitudes towards important countries like Iraq and Israel. The data comes from the 2014 edition of the Chicago Council on Global...
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  3. Scottish independence poll: ICM puts Yes up to 48%
    SUPPORT for the Yes campaign is increasing but it still lags just behind No on the eve of Scotland’s independence referendum, an exclusive poll conducted for The Scotsman reveals today. The Yes vote stands at 48 per cent compared with 52 per cent...
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  4. Journalist beheadings in Syria reignite debate over risk and safety for freelancers
    In talking with freelance and staff journalists, and editors, it's clear that the murders have rekindled the debate about safety and responsibility in the news business. It's time for reporters, particularly freelancers, and the editors who...
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  5. ISIS Draws a Steady Stream of Recruits From Turkey
    ISIS Draws a Steady Stream of Recruits From Turkey Photo President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, hand raised, and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, to his right, in August, leaving the Haci Bayram Veli Mosque in Ankara, the capital, where the Islamic...
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