Leftists pay no price when they're wrong

by Thomas Sowell -- Sometimes life forces us to make decisions, even when we don't have enough information to know how the decision will turn out. The risks may be even greater more…

The case of the missing black punters

by Thomas Sowell -- This is a football story with both political and legal implications. It was fourth down in a National Football League game, and the punting team came onto the more…

Backward-looking 'progressives'

by Thomas Sowell -- People who call themselves "progressives" claim to be forward-looking, but a remarkable amount of the things they say and do are based on looking backward. One of the more…

Another smackdown of smug elite

by Thomas Sowell -- The good news is that we dodged a bullet in this election. The bad news is that we don't know how many other bullets are coming, or from more…

Trump or Clinton: Which is more dangerous?

by Thomas Sowell -- Let's talk sense about the election. Nothing is to be gained by refusing to face the hard facts. What are those facts? First of all, neither Hillary Clinton more…

Whoever wins, America loses

by Thomas Sowell -- Random thoughts on the passing scene: There seem to be fewer bumper stickers this year than in previous presidential election years. People may decide to vote for one more…

Feel-good leftists & the havoc they wreak

by Thomas Sowell -- The greatest moral claim of the political left is that they are for the masses in general and the poor in particular. That is also their greatest fraud. more…