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Sample tweet: "We know that we can't feed all starving children. But consistency doesn't require us to feed none. If we can save Libyan lives, let's do it. "
Nick Kristof, a columnist for the New York Times, offers a smart take on world affairs informed by experience he was on the ground in Egypt during the revolution, the latest stop in the well-traveled journalist's trips to crisis zones and impoverished areas around the world.