Challenges for black Americans

by Walter Williams -- President Barack Obama and his first attorney general, Eric Holder, called for an honest conversation about race. Holder even called us "a nation of cowards" because we were more…

Trade & tariffs: Thinking beyond stage 1

by Walter Williams -- A recent ruling by the U.S. Department of Commerce dramatically increased tariffs on some Chinese steel products, such as cold-rolled steel, which is used to make appliances, cars more…

Multiculturalism: Inconsistent with liberty

by Walter Williams -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared that multiculturalism has "utterly failed," adding that it was an illusion to think Germans and foreign workers could "live happily side by side." more…

Put both sexes on college sports teams

by Walter Williams -- In 2008, Barack Obama promised a fundamental transformation of America. Where that promise has gone unfulfilled the most is in areas of sexual and racial discrimination. What's worse more…

Arrogant black pols betray black teens

by Walter Williams -- White teenage unemployment is about 14 percent. That for black teenagers is about 30 percent. The labor force participation rate for white teens is 37 percent, and that more…

Justice Scalia's panty-bunching detractors

by Walter Williams -- George Mason University School of Law has just been renamed the Antonin Scalia Law School in honor of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. Accompanying the name more…

Fiddling away black futures

by Walter Williams -- Most black politicians, ministers, civil rights advocates and professionals support Hillary Clinton's quest for the presidency. Whoever becomes the next president, whether it's a Democrat or Republican, will more…