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Improving Black Education

According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress, sometimes called the Nation’s Report Card, nationally, most black 12th-graders’ test scores are either basic or below basic in reading, writing, math and science.

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Why Violent Crime is Going Up

To restrain the police, we have to restrain the government for which the police work — and get that government out of our lives, completely out, provided we are not violent offenders or frauds.

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Socialist “Justice”

Only socialism could take an oil-rich nation and turn it into one where people wait in line for hours for survival rations.

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Why Are U.S. Schools Mediocre? Ask the Kids

If you want schools to do better, get the government the hell out of schooling. But that’s only a start. Next, put the task of reason and intelligence into education itself — with the central and overriding goal of education being a well-trained mind.

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Blindfolds and Trigger Warnings

College “trigger warnings” are intended to spare politically correct and coddled students any bad feelings about what they might encounter in literature. They are cousins of product safety warnings.

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The Federal Reserve: Promises vs Track Record

The biggest deflation in the history of the country came after the Fed was founded, and that deflation contributed to the Great Depression of the 1930s. As for bank failures, they reached levels unheard of before there was a Federal Reserve System.