Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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  1. Ben Bradlee, legendary Washington Post editor, dies at 93
    Benjamin C. Bradlee in late 1995. He retired as executive editor in 1991 but continued to serve The Washington Post as vice president at large. (Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post) Benjamin C. Bradlee, who presided over The Washington Post newsroom for...
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  2. Postscript: Benjamin C. Bradlee (1921-2014)
    Bradlee in his office on June 18, 1971, after receiving a call from the U.S. Department of Justice asking for a voluntary halt in the Washington Post’s Vietnam series. CreditPhotograph by Mike Lein / The New York Times / Redux Benjamin...
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  3. How the UAE Tried to Silence a Popular Arab Spring Activist
    Earlier this year, as a wave of counterrevolution and repression continued to roll back popular democratic uprisings across the Middle East, one of the Arab Spring’s most popular online activists found himself sitting in a jail cell. Iyad...
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  4. Why House Republicans Alienate Hispanics: They Don’t Need Them
    Midterm Calculus |​​NYT Now Why House Republicans Alienate Hispanics: They Don’t Need Them Photo Credit Laurie Rollitt Political analysts keep urging the Republican Party to do more to appeal to Hispanic voters. Yet the party’s congressional leaders...
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  5. Ben Bradlee, a hero to The Post newsroom
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