Socialist promises, capitalist realities

by Walter Williams -- Presidential contenders are in a battle to out give one another. Sen. Elizabeth Warren proposes a whopping $50,000 per student college loan forgiveness. Sen. Bernie Sanders proposes free more…

6 ways to fix American universities

by Walter Williams -- Distinguished professor emeritus of economics at Ohio University Richard Vedder's new book, "Restoring the Promise," published by the Independent Institute based in Oakland, California, is about the crisis more…

Sowell's brilliance shines again

by Walter Williams -- My longtime friend and colleague Dr. Thomas Sowell has just published a revised and enlarged edition of "Discrimination and Disparities." It lays waste to myth after myth about more…

Justice Kavanaugh and GMU snowflakes

by Walter Williams -- George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School hired Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh to co-teach a course this summer called Creation of the Constitution. The course will more…

2 ridiculous Democratic ideas

by Walter Williams -- There's a push to change laws to permit both criminals serving time and ex-criminals the right to vote. Guess which party is pushing the most for these legal more…

Millennial ignoramuses for socialism

by Walter Williams -- If one needed evidence of the gross ignorance of millennials, and their teachers and college professors, it's their solid support for socialism and socialist presidential candidate Sen. Bernie more…

More fathers, not more police

by Walter Williams -- Sometimes, during my drive to work, I listen to Clarence Maurice Mitchell IV, host of the Baltimore's WBAL C4 radio show. Mitchell was formerly a member of Maryland's more…

College corruption that's worse than admissions scam

by Walter Williams -- Last week's column discussed the highly publicized university corruption scheme wherein wealthy parents bought admission at prestigious universities for their children. That is dishonest and gives an unfair more…

College cheating scandal only tip of the iceberg

by Walter Williams -- Federal prosecutors have charged more than 50 people involved in cheating and bribery in order to get their children admitted to some of the nation's most prestigious colleges more…