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The Giant Rats That Save Lives

nytimes.com — MALANJE, Angola - I'M walking in a minefield here in rural Angola, tailing a monster rat. This is a Gambian pouched rat, a breed almost 3 feet from nose to tail, the kind of rat that gives cats nightmares.

Download Half the Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

bookbub.com — Half the Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn A #1 New York Times bestseller: In this vivid account of the suffering endured by women and girls in developing countries, two Pulitzer Prize winners offer the greatest hope for change - the economic and physical health of women worldwide.

Nicholas Kristof: Starving for wisdom

Drowning in data, starving for wisdom

Starving for Wisdom

nytimes.com — "We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom." That epigram from E.O. Wilson captures the dilemma of our era. Yet the solution of some folks is to disdain wisdom. "Is it a vital interest of the state to have more anthropologists?" Rick Scott, the Florida governor, once asked.

Education is a bargain compared with dropping bombs

old.seattletimes.com — Originally published Monday, April 13, 2015 at 4:39 PM Last fall, President Obama slapped back at critics by citing what he called a foreign-policy success: Yemen. Oops. Yemen is now collapsing into civil war, with gains, so far, for both al-Qaida and Iran.

Education is a bargain compared with dropping bombs

seattletimes.com — Last fall, President Obama slapped back at critics by citing what he called a foreign-policy success: Yemen. Oops. Yemen is now collapsing into civil war, with gains, so far, for both al-Qaida and Iran.

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Smart Girls vs. Bombs

nytimes.com — LAST fall President Obama slapped back at critics by citing what he called a foreign policy success: Yemen. Oops. Yemen is now collapsing into civil war, with gains, so far, for both Al Qaeda and Iran.
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Apr 19, 2015

RT @aellick: VIDEO:Man's 2nd Best Friend! Say hi to the life-saving HeroRats I met in Africa w/@NickKristof nyti.ms/1OUKD4q pic.twitter.com/bvNuXAlaEA

Apr 18, 2015

I'm home at the Kristof family farm in Oregon, and thinking that I grew up on the prettiest farm in… instagram.com/p/1pGis_vrhJ/

Apr 18, 2015

@GlobalGiving @HeroRATs Thanks! GlobalGiving is always an amazing emporium of gifts!

Apr 18, 2015

Actually, the giant rats like to keep their trainers on a leash. twitter.com/ErinGaetz/stat…

Apr 18, 2015

My column on the coolest of aid innovations: Giant Genius Rats Trained To Save Lives nyti.ms/1OUKD4q pic.twitter.com/yMQaoOVGii

Apr 18, 2015

RT @ONECampaign: Our statement on lack of poverty-fighting commitments at WB/IMF spring meetings: bit.ly/1Q3gEZx #EndPoverty pic.twitter.com/tYm6vS888r

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