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NY Times columnist, co-author of Half the Sky & A Path Appears, facebook.com/kristof Newsletter: nyti.ms/1yDXS2u
I nominate @NickKristof for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he's committed to telling stories we SHOULD know.
.@nickkristof merits #ShortyAward in #journalist for his relentless focus on improving lives on the margins.
I learn about new articles and ideas. I get a head's up on what's happening from Sudan to Burma. And, I confess, I self-promote. :)
Tell us something we don't know but should. And never tell us what you've had for breakfast. Unless it's worms. And they're delicious.
The big misconception is that Twitter is for TELLING OTHERS what you're lunching on. The truth is, Twitter is for LISTENING & learning.
Twitter will be the 1st rough draft of history. And it'll increasingly challenge governments in China & other authoritarian countries.