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Thomas L. Friedman, a New York Times Op-Ed columnist, writes about foreign affairs, globalization and technology.
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Bonfire of the Assets, With Trump Lighting Matches

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 04:21
China burns money for its stock market, Russia burns food as a nationalist distraction and the U.S. is now burning pluralism for politics.

The World’s Hot Spot

Wed, 08/19/2015 - 04:21
Mideast governments that are often focused on bloody conflicts are being stressed by the pressures brought on by Mother Nature.

If I Were an Israeli Looking at the Iran Deal

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 04:21
My thinking as an Israeli grocer would be different from as an Israeli general, and that would be still different from as the prime minister.

My Question for the Republican Presidential Debate

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 04:21
I’d certainly pay a nickel for the candidates’ thoughts.

For the Mideast, It’s Still 1979

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 04:21
Events 36 years ago still shape the region, but that could change.

Backing Up Our Wager With Iran

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 04:21
We can do things to increase the odds that our bet against Iran getting a bomb pays off.

Obama Makes His Case on Iran Nuclear Deal

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 19:11
In an exclusive interview, President Obama says the deal is “the most definitive path by which Iran will not get a nuclear weapon.”