Academic malpractice

by Walter Williams -- Many of the nation's colleges and universities have become cesspools of indoctrination, intolerance, academic dishonesty and an "enlightened" form of racism. This is a decades-old trend. In a more…

Don't blame Obama!

by Walter Williams -- Within the past decade, I've written columns titled "Deception 101," "Stubborn ignorance" and "Exploiting public ignorance," all explaining which branch of the federal government has taxing and spending more…

Destroy barriers to climbing the ladder

by Walter Williams -- Let's pretend that we have the political guts to expand economic opportunities for people at the lower end of the economic spectrum. What vested interests should be attacked, more…

The rich don't pay enough?

by Walter Williams -- If you listen to America's political hacks, mainstream media talking heads and their socialist allies, you can't help but reach the conclusion that the nation's tax burden is more…

Lunacy in education

by Walter Williams -- If I were a Klansman, wanting to sabotage black education, I couldn't find better allies than education establishment liberals and officials in the Obama administration, especially Secretary of more…

Obama's useless education initiative

by Walter Williams -- President Barack Obama recently wrote an executive order that established a White House initiative on educational excellence for black Americans that will be housed in the Department of more…

Socialism's death count

by Walter Williams -- In Europe, especially in Germany, hoisting a swastika-emblazoned Nazi flag is a crime. For decades after World War II, people have hunted down and sought punishment for Nazi more…

Shame: An endangered concept

by Walter Williams -- Having been born in 1936 has allowed me to witness both societal progress and retrogression. High on the list of things made better in our society are the more…

The lunacy of the 'diversity people'

by Walter Williams -- Academic intelligentsia, their media, government and corporate enthusiasts worship at the altar of diversity. Despite budget squeezes, universities have created diversity positions, such as director of diversity and more…

Tyrants and human nature

by Walter Williams -- The agendas of liberals, progressives and assorted tyrants desperately depend on the aspects of human nature they often condemn, such as acquisitiveness, profit motive, self-interestedness and greed. This more…