Another liberal-created failure

by Walter Williams -- A liberal-created failure that goes entirely ignored is the left's harmful agenda for society's most vulnerable people – the mentally ill. Eastern State Hospital, built in 1773 in more…

Will a robot take your job?

by Walter Williams -- A recent article in The Guardian dons the foreboding title "Robots will destroy our jobs – and we're not ready for it." The article claims, "For every job more…

When blacks outscored whites in academics

by Walter Williams -- Carter G. Woodson, noted scholar, historian and educator, created "Negro History Week" in 1926, which became Black History Month in 1976. Woodson chose February because it coincided with more…

A balanced budget amendment isn't the answer

by Walter Williams -- Some people have called for a balanced budget amendment to our Constitution as a means of reining in a big-spending Congress. That's a misguided vision, for the simple more…

Immigration: Lies vs. reality

by Walter Williams -- President Donald Trump reportedly asked why the U.S. is "having all these people from s--thole countries come here." I think he could have used better language, but it's more…

Legalize blackmail, libel and slander

by Walter Williams -- President Donald Trump said, "We are going to take a strong look at our country's libel laws so that when somebody says something that is false and defamatory more…

The tyranny of majority rule

by Walter Williams -- Hillary Clinton blamed the Electoral College for her stunning defeat in the 2016 presidential election in her latest memoirs, "What Happened." Some have claimed that the Electoral College more…

Is academic rigor only for whites?

by Walter Williams -- A frequent point I have made in past columns has been about the educational travesty happening on many college campuses. Some people have labeled my observations and concerns more…

The dangerous Fed and useless FCC

by Walter Williams -- We are a nation of 325 million people. We have a bit of control over the behavior of our 535 elected representatives in Congress, the president and the more…