Ignoring chromosomal realities

by Walter Williams -- Determining one's own sex or that of another used to be a simple matter. First, there was the matter of appearance, whether a person looked like a male more…

Liberty is not for wimps

by Walter Williams -- Most Americans, whether liberal or conservative, Democratic or Republican, do not show much understanding or respect for the principles of personal liberty. We criticize our political leaders, but more…

Professorial proselytizing: Disgraceful

by Walter Williams -- While college administrators and professors accept disgraceful behavior, we as taxpayers, donors and parents should not foot the bill. Let's look at some of that behavior. A University more…

If KKK headed Education Department

by Walter Williams -- U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said in a statement, "The president's decision to ask Betsy DeVos to run the Department of Education should offend every single American more…

The case against tarriffs

by Walter Williams -- It was Nobel laureate economist Milton Friedman who made famous the adage, "There's no such thing as a free lunch." Professor Friedman could have added that there is more…

Black pawns for white liberals

by Walter Williams -- Ordinary black people cannot afford to go along with the liberal agenda that calls for undermining police authority. That agenda makes for more black crime victims. Let's look more…

'Substitution effect' of the minimum wage

by Walter Williams -- There is little question in most academic research that increases in the minimum wage lead to increases in unemployment. The debatable issue is the magnitude of the increase. more…

Civilized behavior: Left vs. right

by Walter Williams -- One can only imagine the widespread media, political and intellectual condemnation of Republicans and conservatives if, after the inauguration of Barack Obama, they had gone on a violent more…

Universities cave to snowflakes

by Walter Williams -- One wonders just how far spineless college administrators will go when it comes to caving in to the demands of campus snowflakes. For those unfamiliar with the term more…