Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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  1. Jeremy Corbyn’s politics are fantasy - just like Alice in Wonderland
    There is a new phenomenon in politics or perhaps the revival of an old one. But whatever it is, it is powerful. Someone said to me the other day re Corbyn mania: “You just don’t get it.” I confess they’re right. I don’t get it, but I’m trying hard,...
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  2. Petraeus prosecutor: Clinton has committed no crime
    Anne M. Tompkins 7:27 p.m. EDT August 30, 2015 Unlike Petraeus, Clinton did not "knowingly" store or share classified information in violation of the law. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaigns in Cleveland on Aug. 27,...
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  3. The man who mistook his wife for a hat
    The scientific study of the relationship between brain and mind began in 1861, when Broca, in France, found that specific difficulties in the expressive use of speech (aphasia) consistently followed damage to a particular portion of the left...
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  4. I went undercover as a topless performer in Times Square
    Post reporter Amber Jamieson goes undercover as a “desnuda.”Photo: Helayne Seidman A little girl in a hot pink T-shirt looks up at me as if staring at a princess. “You’re so pretty! Can I take a selfie with you?” she asks. “Of course!” I say,...
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  5. Wasserman Schultz blocked Iran resolution at DNC meeting: report
    Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz blocked consideration of a resolution at the party’s summer meeting that would have praised President Obama and backed the his nuclear deal with Iran, The Washington Post...
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