Thomas Sowell (2015)

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  • December 22, 2015

    The busybody left

    Thomas SowellThe Obama administration has launched a political crusade to ensure that communities across America reflect the left's racial, economic, and social preconceptions. That's destined to be as successful as compulsory busing of children.

  • December 08, 2015

    Obama's speech – rhetoric over reality

    Thomas SowellPresident Obama's talk of "stronger screening" of people coming into the U.S. is sheer fantasy. Here's reality: our only choice is between destroying ISIS over there or waiting for them to come over here and start killing us.

  • December 01, 2015

    Red lighting the resurgence of intolerance

    Thomas SowellIt is not hard to tell which campuses are strongholds of ideological intolerance, where individual students dare not express an opinion different from the opinion of their professors or different from the opinions of student activists. 

  • November 24, 2015

    The disappearing governors

    Thomas SowellThis year the GOP has had a much better qualified set of nominees to choose from than in previous election years. But most of them may be gone before we have learned enough about them to know whether we would have been for them or against them.

  • November 17, 2015

    Stop the bleeding

    Thomas SowellNothing should stop us from discussing what kind of immigration policy we need to have, while the border is being secured. And if the border isn't secured, it doesn't matter what kind of immigration policy we have.

  • November 10, 2015

    Media shot itself in foot gunning for Carson

    Thomas SowellObama's outright lies, that people would be able to keep their own doctors and their own health insurance under ObamaCare, were far more consequential than Dr. Carson's offhand speculation about the Pyramids.

  • November 03, 2015

    Ignoring the obvious

    Thomas SowellCharter schools have demonstrated they have a highly effective way of dealing with disruptive students. So why aren't our public schools allowed to use the same methods?

  • October 26, 2015

    Hillary 2.0 still the same stonewalling law-breaker

    Thomas SowellNow that Hillary Clinton's e-mails have finally been recovered and revealed, after three years of stalling and stonewalling, they showed explicitly that she knew from the outset that the attack that killed Ambassador Stevens and others was not a result of some video but was a coordinated terrorist operation.

  • October 13, 2015

    The 'gun control' farce

    Thomas SowellMountains of data exist on what happens under restrictive gun laws and what happens when restrictions are lifted – but gun control zealots seldom want to discuss facts.

  • September 30, 2015

    Good riddance to the non-speaking Speaker

    Thomas SowellSpeaker Boehner had a tough hand to play, given the internal splits among House Republicans. But Boehner's biggest problem was Boehner. 

  • September 15, 2015

    Why have elections?

    Thomas SowellIf you aren't an informed voter, the most patriotic thing you can do on Election Day is stay home. Otherwise your vote - based on whims or emotions - is playing Russian roulette with the fate of our nation.

  • September 01, 2015

    A revealing clue

    Thomas SowellNo small part of the internal degeneration of American society has been a result of supposedly responsible officials caving in to whatever group is currently in vogue, and allowing them to trample on everyone else's rights.




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