The bulk of today’s problems for many blacks are a result of politicians and civil rights organizations using government in the name of helping blacks when in fact they are serving the purposes of powerful interest groups.
The protest chant that black lives matter appears to mean that black lives matter only if they are taken at the hands of white police officers.
Water is distributed in California and other Western states not by market prices but by the political process.
Permitting discriminatory practices in publicly owned facilities — such as libraries, parks and beaches — should not be permitted. That is because they are publicly financed by taxpayers and everyone should have a right to equal access. Denying freedom of association in private clubs, private businesses and private schools violates a human right.
One of the wonders of modern times is that reality is often seen as a social construct and therefore optional. Thus, if one finds a particular reality offensive or inconvenient, he just “changes” it.
The basic ingredients for Hong Kong’s progress were not foreign aid and other handouts from Western nations but instead law and order and a free market.
Walter Williams on the difference between democracy/majority rule and freedom under a rule of law. based on human rights
How important political power is to the ordinary black person?
Climate change predictions have been wrong for decades because they are not based on science but on government sponsored “research.”
Let’s update college indoctrination done in the name of education.
President Obama’s vision is that of a man brainwashed through an academic vision of multiculturalism, in which American exceptionalism has no place.
Liberals believe that black people’s fate is determined by the beneficence of white people and government programs.
Knowing results alone cannot establish whether there is fairness or justice.
The best that politicians can do is to give parents and children who are serious about education a mechanism to opt out of rotten schools. That option is something the education establishment fights tooth and nail against.
This year’s congressional efforts to reduce corporate income tax will create great opportunities for demagogues.
Leftists and progressives believe that the U.S. should become more like Europe. They praise Europe’s massive welfare state, socialized medicine and stifling economic regulation and accept its unwillingness to defend itself against barbarism.
“Whether one is a conservative or a radical, a protectionist or a free trader, a cosmopolitan or a nationalist, a churchman or a heathen, it is useful to know the causes and consequences of economic phenomena.”
The news media and intellectual elite don’t condemn Sharpton or Obama, because they have two standards of behavior: one for whites and a lower one for blacks.