Before the massive growth of our welfare state, private charity was the sole option. Generosity has always been a part of the American genome. But is has been corrupted by government “entitlements.”
“I could not find a single Republican with an exclusive appointment to fields like gender studies, Africana studies, and peace studies.”
High school diplomas are being conferred while 63 percent are NOT proficient in reading & 75 percent are not proficient in math..
In some cities, population declines since 1950 are well over 50 percent. In addition to Detroit and St. Louis, those would include Cleveland and Pittsburgh..
It’s often thought to be beyond question that black political power is necessary for economic power and enhanced socio-economic welfare…
The general public, educators and politicians would benefit immensely from reading “Discrimination and Disparities,” if only to avoid being unknowingly duped.
The bottom line is that ignorance is omnipresent. The worst kind of ignorance is not knowing just how ignorant we are.
Leaders of the gun control movement know guns are not the problem. Their calls for more restrictive gun laws are part of a larger strategy to outlaw gun ownership..
There are a couple of important economic lessons that the American people should learn.
Have rifles and pistols changed their behavior from yesteryear and they are now out committing mayhem and evil? Or is it something else?
Worst of all is the fact that the liberals who engineered the shutting down of mental institutions have never been held accountable for their folly.
If technology is destroying jobs faster than it’s creating them, it is the first time in human history that it’s done so.
Putting greater emphasis on black successes in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds is far superior to focusing on grievances and victimhood.
Federal spending has exceeded 20 percent of the GDP for most of that period. Because federal spending is the problem, that’s where our focus should be.
We should not fall prey to people who criticize our efforts to combat illegal immigration and who pompously say, “We’re a nation of immigrants!”
My question is: Is it ignorance of or contempt for our Constitution that fuels the movement to abolish the Electoral College?
While the spring semester awaits us, let’s ask ourselves whether we’d like to see repeats of last year’s antics.
Without schools of education, how would teachers be trained? We ought to adopt a practice whereby teachers are hired according to their undergraduate major.
The reason leftists give communists, the world’s most horrible murderers, a pass is that they sympathize with the chief goal of communism: restricting personal liberty.
The importance of customs, traditions and moral values as a means of regulating behavior is that people behave themselves even if nobody’s watching.
Rather than have a knee-jerk response for or against diversity, I think we should ask just what is diversity and whether it’s a good thing.
One of the most challenging and important jobs for an economics professor is to teach students how little we know and can possibly know.
Our nation’s leftist progressives have long sought to undermine the American values expressed in our Declaration of Independence and Constitution.
Politicians exploit public ignorance. Few areas of public ignorance provide as many opportunities for political demagoguery as taxation.
As George Orwell said, “some ideas are so stupid that only intellectuals believe them.” Many stupid ideas originate with academics on college campuses.