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June 01, 2016
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From Columnist’s Pen to Charity Coffers

Nicholas Kristof of The New York Times writes vivid accounts of hardship and inspiration that prompt readers to give millions — but are the recipients always deserving?

Nicholas Kristof has inspired his readers to shower donations on good Samaritans who previously toiled in obscurity, but not all of his subjects turn out to be praiseworthy.

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