Our Nation’s Future by Dr Walt Williams

Our nation is rapidly approaching a point from which there’s little chance to avoid a financial collapse. The heart of our problem can be seen as a tragedy of the commons. That’s a set of circumstances when something is commonly owned and individuals acting rationally in their own self-interest produce a set of results that’s inimical More...

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By deskofbrian On Friday, May 25th, 2012

Race baiters on the Left by Walt E Williams

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews, in a recent debate with former Republican National Chairman Michael Steele, called the Republican Party the “grand wizard crowd.” Grand wizard is the title given to the More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Media Dishonesty and Race by Dr Walt Williams

When NBC’s “Today” show played the audio of George Zimmerman’s call to a Sanford, Fla., police dispatcher about Trayvon Martin, the editors made him appear to be a racist who says: “This More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Equality or Inequality – Dr Walt Williams

Rick Santorum’s speech at the Detroit Economic Club stirred a bit of controversy when he said: Photo/Donkey Hokey donkeyhokey@wordpress “I’m not about equality of result when it comes to income More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Obama’s Racial Politics by Dr Walt Williams

There’s been a heap of criticism placed upon President Barack Obama’s domestic policies that have promoted government intrusion and prolonged our fiscal crisis and his foreign policies that have emboldened More...

By deskofbrian On Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Should the rich be condemned? by Dr Walt E Williams

Thomas Edison invented the incandescent bulb, the phonograph, the DC motor and other items in everyday use and became wealthy by doing so. Thomas Watson founded IBM and became rich through his company’s contribution More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Poverty in America? op-ed by Dr Walt Williams

According to CBS News, “the number of people in the U.S. living in poverty in 2010 rose for the fourth year in a row, representing the largest number of Americans in poverty in the 52 years since such estimates More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, September 22nd, 2011
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Gov. Perry’s Right About Social Security by Dr. Walt E. Williams

During the recent GOP presidential debate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said that Social Security is a “monstrous lie” and a “Ponzi scheme.” More and more people are coming to see that Social Security More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, September 8th, 2011
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Blacks and Politics by Dr. Walter Williams

At one of last month’s Congressional Black Caucus-sponsored “job fairs,” Rep. Andre Carson, D-Ind., told the audience: “This is the effort that we’re seeing of Jim Crow. Some of these More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

America’s New Racists: Op-Ed by Dr. Walter Williams

The late South African economist William Hutt, in his 1964 book, “The Economics of the Colour Bar,” said that one of the supreme tragedies of the human condition is that those who have been the victims More...