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The Real History of Slavery

Wake up students, says Thomas Sowell.

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10/15/2014

The Minimum Wage Is Anti-Black Youth

To get ahead, emulate Thomas Sowell.

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9/10/2014

The Lying Media and the Looting Mob

Thomas Sowell takes the conservative view of Ferguson.

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8/21/2014

You’re the Wrong Minority

Thomas Sowell on punishing smart Asian kids at NYC’s selective high schools.

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8/12/2014

The Racism Card

Don’t be intimidated by this cheap—and dangerous—tactic, says Thomas Sowell.

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7/25/2014

A Primer on Race

Thomas Sowell on what we all need to know.

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7/9/2014

Failing Businesses Can Go Broke

Too bad governments can’t. Article by Thomas Sowell.

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6/6/2014

All Your Problems Are Due to Other People

Thomas Sowell on a deadly teaching.

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5/20/2014

Kangaroo Courts on Campus

Thomas Sowell on more anti-boyism.

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5/13/2014

The NY Times Promotes Envy and Hate

Thomas Sowell on moral bankruptcy.

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5/7/2014

Racial Politics vs. Education

Thomas Sowell on FedGov in the classroom.

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5/1/2014

Why Do Things Make No Economic Sense?

Thomas Sowell on the high cost of liberalism.

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4/24/2014

Feminist Fraud

That women earn less than men. Article by Thomas Sowell.

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4/15/2014

Life Is ‘Unfair’

Get over it, says Thomas Sowell.

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4/4/2014

The Feds Are Deleting Our Freedoms

Do we have the courage to stop them? Article by Thomas Sowell.

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3/5/2014

Stop Whining

Thomas Sowell on the “fairness” fraud.

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2/25/2014

Educated and Ignorant

Thomas Sowell on fact-free liberals.

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1/22/2014

Does the Welfare State Lower IQs?


Among low-income whites in England and ghetto blacks in the US? Article by Thomas Sowell.

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12/3/2013

The ‘Knock-Out’ Game

Thomas Sowell on the racial murder of Jews, whites, Asians.

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11/21/2013

There Is a War on Achievement

While victimhood is exalted. Article by Thomas Sowell.

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11/20/2013

An Old ‘New’ Program

As old as the pharaohs. Article by Thomas Sowell.

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11/5/2013

Race-Hustling

How’s that worked out? Article by Thomas Sowell.

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10/24/2013

Ridiculous Republicans

Can they speak even one word of truth? Article by Thomas Sowell.

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10/8/2013

The Dissolution of the Black Family

Thomas Sowell on what’s happened and why.

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10/2/2013

That Cold, Cruel Monster the State

Thomas Sowell on the poor, the elderly, and the disabled vs. the minimum wage.

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10/1/2013

Minimum Wage Madness

Thomas Sowell on its economic and social damage.

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9/18/2013

Busybody Politics

Is there any other kind? Article by Thomas Sowell.

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8/22/2013

Cultural Isolationism

It’s poison for blacks and everyone else, says Thomas Sowell.

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8/5/2013

Is This Still America?

Thomas Sowell on the attempted railroading of George Zimmerman.

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7/16/2013

Who’s Racist?

Many black leaders, says Thomas Sowell.

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7/13/2013

When Teenage Thugs Are ‘Troubled Youths’

Thomas Sowell on the mindset of the left.

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7/5/2013

Get Used to Lies

Thomas Sowell on the current country.

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6/28/2013

Not All Cultures Are Created Equal

Thomas Sowell on discussing immigration as if they were.

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6/4/2013

The Bullying Pulpit

Thomas Sowell on the tax collector-in-chief and his minions.

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5/29/2013

More Guns, Fewer Deaths

But you'd never know it from the lying media. Article by Thomas Sowell.

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5/14/2013

Words That Replace Thought

Diversity, for example.

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5/8/2013

Why’s There So Little Free Speech on Campus?

Thinking's becoming obsolete, says Thomas Sowell.

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5/1/2013

Genes and Racism

What's the story?

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4/25/2013

Fact-Free Crusades

But you'd never know it from the lying media.

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4/16/2013

Race Hustlers vs. the Truth

Thomas Sowell on testing disparities.

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4/10/2013

Tests and Tiger Moms

Thomas Sowell on testing disparities.

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4/10/2013

Face It

Guns save lives, says Thomas Sowell.

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4/3/2013

Guns Save Lives

Guns save lives, says Thomas Sowell.

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4/3/2013

Intellectuals and Race

Thomas Sowell on their ridiculous and false assumptions.

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3/12/2013

Intellectuals and Race

Thomas Sowell on their ridiculous and false assumptions.

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3/12/2013

Economic Mobility

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3/8/2013

Economic Mobility

Fix your attitude, says Thomas Sowell.

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3/8/2013

Do Gun Control Laws Control Guns?

It's the opposite, says Thomas Sowell.

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1/22/2013

Liberalism Versus Blacks

On guns, says Thomas Sowell.

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1/16/2013

Invincible Ignorance

Thomas Sowell on guns.

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12/18/2012

Christmas Books

As selected by Thomas Sowell.

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12/13/2012

Jensen and Flynn

And the free marketplace of ideas.

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11/28/2012

Hotels and Hassles

Thomas Sowell on the expensive and inscrutable.

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11/23/2012

Waiving Freedom

Certainly the rest of the system is becoming totalitarian.

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11/9/2012

Random Thoughts

Thomas Sowell on "diversity."

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10/16/2012

Race Cards

Thomas Sowell is sick of the whole deck.

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10/10/2012

The Fallacy of Redistribution

Thomas Sowell on egalitarian government.

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9/21/2012

The Brass Standard

More often than whites or Asians.

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9/14/2012

Depending on Dependency

Thomas Sowell on the evil of welfarism.

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9/12/2012

An Economic ‘Plan’?

Thomas Sowell on Warren G. Harding.

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9/11/2012

Obama’s Dreams

And the slave trade, says Thomas Sowell.

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9/4/2012

Harlem Then and Now

Thomas Sowell on what changed.

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8/7/2012

News Media Propaganda

Against guns.

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8/2/2012

Don’t Be Tricked

No matter what new lies the politicians tell.

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7/23/2012

Dripping Poison in Our Ears

Thomas Sowell on Obama's rhetoric.

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7/21/2012

The Trashing of Achievement

And the triumph of envy.

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7/20/2012

‘White Girls Bleed a Lot’

Thomas Sowell on race riots that you've never heard of.

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7/17/2012

The Invincible Lie

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7/11/2012

All-Time All-Stars

Do your picks agree with Thomas Sowell's?

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7/7/2012

Judicial Betrayal

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7/3/2012

The Shamelessness of Political Rhetoric

And danger, too.

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6/29/2012

‘Fairness’ and Other Weasel Words

Thomas Sowell on a political glossary.

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6/28/2012

Obama’s Immigration Ploy

Thomas Sowell on executive-order authoritarianism.

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6/20/2012

Don’t Call Obama a Socialist

He's a fascist.

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6/19/2012

Lies of the Welfare State

Thomas Sowell on political prevarication.

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6/12/2012

How Do Pols Con Us Out of Our Money?

Thomas Sowell on fooling us with words.

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6/11/2012

Holder’s Chutzpah

Thomas Sowell on the racial double standard at the Department of Justice.

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6/4/2012

Idiot Intellectuals

And their ideas about the poor.

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5/29/2012

A Censored Race War?

Thomas Sowell on what the media suppress.

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5/15/2012

The Criminal Gangs Called Unions

No wonder they're allied with Obama.

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5/1/2012

If You Talk Honestly About Race

You will be called a racist, says Thomas Sowell.

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4/28/2012

Who’s a ‘Racist’?

Thomas Sowell on the Zimmerman brouhaha.

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4/24/2012

The Menace of ‘Low-Income Housing’

Thomas Sowell on yet another crime of arrogant bureaucrats.

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4/17/2012

The Invincible Dogma

Thomas Sowell on discrimination.

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4/4/2012

Did Geraldo Have a Point?

About the hoodie, asks Thomas Sowell.

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3/27/2012

Race and Rhetoric

Thomas Sowell on the truth.

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3/20/2012

Racial Quota Fallout

Thomas Sowell on Derrick Bell and Obama.

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3/15/2012

Are Black Males Disciplined Unfairly in School?

Thomas Sowell on the big hoax.

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3/13/2012

Shut Up About ‘Fairness’

It's a fraud, says Thomas Sowell.

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2/28/2012

Academic Hypocrites

They criticize private employees, but treat their students like dirt.

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2/21/2012

The Evil Legacy of Teddy and Woodrow

Continued by Barack.

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2/16/2012

Circling the Drain

Thomas Sowell on Bustedfornia.

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2/1/2012

An Ignored Disparity

Apparently, says Thomas Sowell, not everyone has the ability to create wealth.

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1/17/2012

About Those Herman Cain Accusations

Thomas Sowell on the real scandal.

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11/11/2011

Payday Loans

We must protect this market benefit from the Left.

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11/4/2011

Black Students Beat Up Asian Students

But that is not "bullying," says Thomas Sowell.

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10/25/2011

Hating Honkie

Thomas Sowell on Eric Holder and the Department of Revenge.

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10/12/2011

‘Stop Whining’?

Thomas Sowell on the State vs. blacks.

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10/6/2011

Hunger in America?

Thomas Sowell on the welfare hoax.

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10/5/2011

Are We Really Supposed To Fall for Obama’s Tricks?

Yes, says Tom Sowell, but we must not.

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9/14/2011

With Charity, More Is Not Necessarily Better

Thomas Sowell on two worlds.

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9/6/2011

The Good Are Afraid of the Bad

And the bad are afraid of nothing. Thomas Sowell on English riots and American unrest.

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8/17/2011

White Liberals Lay Waste to Black Wealth

This, in turn, is an excuse for more state intervention.

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8/2/2011

Something Obama Is Good at

Fooling people who are not paying attention.

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7/28/2011

Is It Racist If Everyone Doesn’t Own a House?

Thomas Sowell on another stupendous government disaster.

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7/22/2011

Forgotten Stars

Thomas Sowell on Stan Musial, Hank Greenberg, and Joe Louis.

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7/13/2011

The Missing Money

Thomas Sowell on the Social Security rip-off of the young.

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6/24/2011

Destructive Government Parasites

Thomas Sowell on housing, cars, and medical care.

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6/7/2011

‘White Folks’ Greed’

Does it make poor people poor?

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5/31/2011

Parasitic Lifestyles

Thomas Sowell on American dependency.

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5/24/2011

Wrecking Our Children

Thomas Sowell on the "education" cartel.

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5/11/2011

Fed Up With the Fed?

You should be, says Thomas Sowell.

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5/5/2011

Walter Williams Is a ‘White Racist’

Thomas Sowell on the economic analysis that drives liberals crazy.

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4/27/2011

Taxes Are the Price We Pay To Wreck Civilization

Thomas Sowell on the looters.

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4/15/2011

Eat the Government Rich?

Darn right, says Thomas Sowell.

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4/14/2011

Funny Money and Funny Statistics

Thomas Sowell on DC's version of reality.

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4/6/2011

Whites and Blacks Flee California

Whites leave MA, NY, NJ, PA. Thomas Sowell on what it all means.

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3/29/2011

Rich Liberals Despise the Poor

See the redevelopment hoax, says Thomas Sowell.

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3/16/2011

Even Crazier and More Evil Than You Thought

Thomas Sowell on the EPA.

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2/9/2011

Real Heroes

Thomas Sowell on great capitalists.

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1/27/2011

Don’t Save the Housing Market

The truly deserving are those who didn't participate in the housing boom to begin with, says Thomas Sowell.

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1/4/2011

Promises and Riots

Thomas Sowell on the welfare state.

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12/29/2010

No One’s Taxes Are Being Cut

While spending is going up. Thomas Sowell on devious DC rhetoric.

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12/16/2010

Christmas Books

Thomas Sowell has some suggestions.

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12/15/2010

‘Up From the Projects’

Thomas Sowell on the moving memoirs of Walter Williams.

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12/8/2010

Gridlock?

Bring it on, says Thomas Sowell.

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11/12/2010

Did the New Deal End the Depression?

Don't make Thomas Sowell laugh.

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11/4/2010

Criminal Political Fallacies

These dangerous old myths seem evergreen.

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10/28/2010

Cultural Differences Matter

They have always mattered, no matter what the multicultural cultists claim, says Thomas Sowell.

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10/21/2010

The Vice of Greed

Government greed, that is.

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10/12/2010

Politics or Gold

What's your choice?

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9/29/2010

Racial Pathology, Racial Patronage

Thomas Sowell on the electoral politics of DC.

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9/21/2010

Government Lies

They're the "money of fools," says Thomas Sowell.

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9/14/2010

You Don’t Need To Be an Economist

To know that Obama will only sink us ever deeper, says Thomas Sowell.

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9/6/2010

Color Slides Are Dying

The government played a role, says 80-year-old photographer Thomas Sowell.

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8/31/2010

The Political Way of Life

Thomas Sowell on moral hazard.

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8/28/2010

Putting Obama in Charge of Life and Death

Thomas Sowell on what exactly that means.

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8/25/2010

Race, Baseball, and Baloney

Thomas Sowell on the idiocy of making an impossibility the norm.

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8/13/2010

Puffed-Up Students

Thomas Sowell on public schools, affirmative action, and trouble.

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8/10/2010

Race Hate

Thomas Sowell on Obamaism.

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8/4/2010

The Elites Are Wrong

Tom Sowell on how smart are we.

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7/27/2010