On the major social and political issues of our time, Walter Williams is one of America’s most important and provocative thinkers.
As early as 1899, students of Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, a black public school in Washington, D.C., scored higher on citywide tests than any of the city’s white schools. From its founding in 1870 to 1955, most of its graduates went off to college.
Teaching was his passion. It was his gift. It was, second only to his family, his greatest love.
Williams discusses his libertarian views and tells the story of how he came to be a substitute host for the nationally syndicated Rush Limbaugh radio.
What about the benefits and costs of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic?
Some of the confusion in thinking about matters of race stems from the ambiguity in the terms that we use. I am going to take a stab at suggesting operational definitions for a couple terms in our discussion of race.
Dr. Thomas Sowell has argued, “The black family, which had survived centuries of slavery and discrimination, began rapidly disintegrating in the liberal welfare state that subsidized unwed pregnancy and changed welfare from an emergency rescue to a way of life.”
Why do black people, as a political group, accept the attack on charter schools given that charter schools provide superior educational opportunities for black youngsters.
The solution to most of the major problems that confront black people will not be found in the political arena or by electing more blacks to high office.
The question is if our nation can survive the widespread anti-Trump hate.
Two websites, College Reform and College Fix, report on the despicable teachings on college campuses across the nation. Let us look at some of it.
If as it has now become acceptable to call oneself a woman, when one has the anatomical equipment of a male, then why isn’t it okay to claim that one is black, Latino or Asian when one is really Caucasian?
What is the true test of a person’s commitment to free speech? The true test does not come when he permits people to say those things he deems acceptable. The true test comes when he permits people to say those things that he deems offensive.
What is the role of a U.S. Supreme Court justice?
Sloppy language permits people to get away with speaking and doing all manner of destructive nonsense without being challenged.
Kengor does a yeoman’s job of highlighting the evils of Marxism.
Chief among the policies that reward inferiority and irresponsibility is the welfare state.
What explains the fact that over 80% of professional basketball players are black, as are about 70% of professional football players?
Institutional or systemic racism is enshrined by many of America’s institutions of higher learning, including Harvard and Yale.
Americans need to pay attention to the miseducation of our youth and that miseducation is not limited to higher education.
Most of the effort to rewrite American history has its roots among the intellectual elite on our college campuses whose message has been sold to predominantly white college students who have little understanding of how they are being used.
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