The End of the Old and The Beginning of the New

One of my favorite New York Times columnists has a new job. Roger Cohen is leaving column-writing to head the Paris bureau of the paper. His words of good-bye made me choke up this morning. I’m sad to see him go. His columns have touched me like no others.

“This, dear readers, is goodbye, my last column for The New York Times. I have tried to defend the causes I believe in —…