Americans deserve the IRS

by Walter Williams -- Individually, Americans do not deserve to be subservient to such a fear-mongering, intimidating and powerful agency as the Internal Revenue Service; but collectively, we do. Let's look at more…

We are the idiots

by Walter Williams -- Dr. Henry Miller, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, and Gregory Conko, senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, in their Forbes article "Rachel Carson's Deadly Fantasies" (Sept. more…

Lessons on hating America

by Walter Williams -- Brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who are accused of setting the bombs that exploded at the Boston Marathon, attended the University of Massachusetts. Maybe they hated our nation more…

Black America: Reject the poverty pimps

by Walter Williams -- One definition given for insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results; it might also be a definition of stupidity. Let's look more…

The many reasons liberals are confused

by Walter Williams -- The liberal world vision and reality are often at variance, for example, with equal pay for equal work. I've often watched "Lockup," a show that features California supermax more…

Rich folks: Stop giving to campus cesspools

by Walter Williams -- Over the past 10 years, I have written columns variously titled "Academic Cesspools," "Academic Dishonesty," "The Shame of Higher Education," "Academic Rot" and "Indoctrination of Our Youth." Therefore, more…

The destructive effect of income tax

by Walter Williams -- Suppose you buy a gallon of gas for $3. How much did it cost you? You say, "Williams, that's a silly question. It cost $3." That's where you're more…

Black employment golden days: Pre-1960

by Walter Williams -- A couple of weeks ago, Black Entertainment Television founder Bob Johnson, speaking at the National Press Club, said the nation "would never tolerate white unemployment at 14 and more…

Quack multiculturalism

by Walter Williams -- Professor Craig Frisby is on the faculty of University of Missouri's Department of Educational, School and Counseling Psychology. His most recent book is "Meeting the Psychoeducational Needs of more…

Are we all really equal?

by Walter Williams -- Are women equal to men? Are Jews equal to gentiles? Are blacks equal to Italians, Irish, Polish and other white people? The answer is probably a big fat more…