Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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  1. Journalist Kidnapped in Syria Reacts to ISIS's James Foley Beheading
    About a year and a half ago, I found myself in the living room of a luxury condominium overlooking a beach in Naples, Florida. I’d been reporting in the Middle East, and, for the first time in two years, had returned home to the U.S. for a visit. My...
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  2. The New York Times
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  3. Our Jim: A Fellow Journalist Remembers James Foley
    In the final moments of August 19, I was about to turn the internet off for the night when the first email arrived. "I just want to let you know I'm here for you, if you want to talk just call anytime," and a New York number. I didn't know yet what...
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  4. Short Men Do More Housework, Earn More, Divorce Less
    Last year, Ann Friedman called on women everywhere to overthrow “the last acceptable dating prejudice” and give short men a chance. At 6’2”, she can’t restrict her dating pool to taller men, and she’s discovered that short men aren’t—shockingly—that...
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  5. How the Supreme Court Protects Bad Cops
    How the Supreme Court Protects Bad Cops By ERWIN CHEMERINSKYAUG. 26, 2014 Photo Credit Adam Maida IRVINE, Calif. — LAST week, a grand jury was convened in St. Louis County, Mo., to examine the evidence against the police officer who killed Michael...
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