Racial preferences in college: 12 years too late

by Walter Williams -- Last week's U.S. Supreme Court 6-2 ruling in Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action et al. upheld Michigan's constitutional amendment that bans racial preferences in admission to more…

Are good ideas always constitutional?

by Walter Williams -- Let me run through a few good ideas. I think it's a good idea for children to eat healthful, wholesome foods. In the raising of our daughter, before-dinner more…

More female boilermakers!

by Walter Williams -- "President Obama Vows Zero Tolerance on Gender Wage Gap," read one headline. Another read, "Women Still Earned 77 Cents On Men's Dollar In 2012." It's presumed that big, more…

Obama's absurd equality-in-discipline demand

by Walter Williams -- George Leef, director of research for the North Carolina-based John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, authored a Forbes op-ed article titled "Obama Administration Takes Groupthink To more…

Concentration of power: Hitler, Mao, Obama

by Walter Williams -- "Engineering Evil" is a documentary recently shown on the Military History channel. It's a story of Nazi Germany's murder campaign before and during World War II. According to more…

Sex and race equality – where is it?

by Walter Williams -- There are several race and sex issues that need addressing. Let's look at a few of them with an ear to these questions: Should we insist upon equal more…

The left's bizarre arguments

by Walter Williams -- Some statements and arguments are so asinine, you'd have to be an academic or a leftist to take them seriously. Take the accusation that Republicans and conservatives are more…

Is there wage stagnation?

by Walter Williams -- Many economists, politicians and pundits assert that median wages have stagnated since the 1970s. That's a call for government to do something about it. But before we look more…

American blacks duped by their own

by Walter Williams -- People in the media and academia are mostly leftists hellbent on growing government and controlling our lives. Black people, their politicians and civil rights organizations have become unwitting more…