Category Archives: Thomas Friedman

Opinion | Has Our Luck Run Out? – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist April 30, 2019 578 President Trump approaches global problems through “transactional muscular unilateralism,’’ according to the author William J. Burns. CreditSarah Silbiger/The New York Times “The year 2019 will be remembered for a lot of things, … Continue reading

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Opinion | The United Kingdom Has Gone Mad – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist April 2, 2019 964 Image A protester shouting from a lamppost on Friday outside the Houses of Parliament in London.CreditCreditHannah Mckay/Reuters LONDON — Politico reported the other day that the French European affairs minister, … Continue reading

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Opinion | Whom to Elect for a Foreign Policy Crisis at 3 A.M.? – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist March 12, 2019,   166 Image  Credit Tom Brenner/The New York Times “As the 2020 campaign gets underway, we’ve heard about a Green New Deal, Medicare for all, breaking up Amazon and universal basic income … Continue reading

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Opinion | Ilhan Omar- Aipac and Me – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

by Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist March 6, 2011248 c Representative Ilhan Omar, Democrat of Minnesota, on Capitol Hill in January. Credit Jim Watson/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images “I’ve been watching with more than a little interest the controversial statements … Continue reading

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Opinion | What if Trump Could Explain as Well as He Inflames? by Thomas Friedman – The New York Times

“Unfortunately, we have a president who wants to spend $5.7 billion on a wall to fix his political problems with Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter and Laura Ingraham. When what we need is a president who wants to spend $5.7 on … Continue reading

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Opinion | Warning! Everything Is Going Deep: ‘The Age of Surveillance Capitalism’ – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist Jan. 29, 2019 A demonstration using artificial intelligence and facial recognition in a crowd at CES 2019 in Las Vegas this month.CreditCreditDavid Mcnew/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Around the end of each year major … Continue reading

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Opinion | More Schools and Fewer Tanks for the Mideast – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist Jan. 22, 2019,  180 c Tunisians last week celebrated the anniversary of their 2011 revolution. Credit Yassine Gaidi/Anadolu Agency, via Getty Images “President Trump’s sudden announcement that he’s pulling U.S. troops out of Syria … Continue reading

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Opinion | The Green New Deal Rises Again – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist Jan. 8, 2019,  30 c A technician monitoring turbines at a wind farm in Glenrock, Wy.CreditCreditDamon Winter/The New York Times “Back in 2007, I wrote a column calling for a “Green New Deal,” and … Continue reading

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Opinion | The End of Europe? – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist Dec. 18, 2018,  573c Yellow Vest protesters clashed with the police in Paris on Saturday.CreditCreditVeronique De Viguerie/Getty Images PARIS — Ever since World War II, the liberal global order that has spread more freedom … Continue reading

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Opinion | We Need a High Wall With a Big Gate – by Thomas Friedman – The New York Times

There are now more climate refugees, economic migrants searching for work and political refugees just searching for order than at any point since World War II, nearly 70 million people according to the International Rescue Committee, and 135 million more … Continue reading

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