Nov 17, 2016 ~ Walter Williams, The nation's most dangerous cities 'for decades, all of them have been run by Democratic and presumably liberal administrations. Some cities - such as Detroit, Buffalo, Newark and Philadelphia - haven't elected a Republican mayor for more than a half-century.'
Dec 31, 2016 ~ Walter Williams explains how sugar tariffs are harmful. For each 'sugar growing and harvesting job saved through high US sugar prices, nearly 3 confectionery manufacturing jobs are lost'. Consumers pay higher prices. Less money for other goods. Trade barriers harm employment.
Jan 29, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Universities Cave to Snowflakes' - curriculum becoming more and more toxic - anti-white and anti-American. Gives many examples including U. Penn. professor Anthea Butler who tweeted, "If only there was a 'coon of the year' award." about Ben Carson.
Feb 22, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Pawns of Liberals' Dr. Williams explains again the stats of race and policing - how proactive policing has saved 10,000 black lives in NYC alone and eliminating it is leading to many more black deaths thanks to liberals creating the Ferguson Effect.
Mar 11, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'College Campus Disgrace' Prof. Bob Lange of Brandeis University says 'It is not terrorism to kill representatives of a government that you are opposed to.' Prof. Olga Perez Cox of Orange Coast College says Trump's election 'act of terrorism' 'white supremacist'.
Apr 8, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Educational Sabotage' Obama restorative justice decrees requiring black students not be disciplined in school because it was out of proportion to other races have been proven failures. The result is that schools now are more dangerous and education is worse.
Apr 20, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Worse Than Racists', White Teacher sues school. Black students frequently called her 'white bitch, white motherfucker, white cunt and white ho' - school told her that's just black culture. 'insulting lie' and damaging that blacks are held to such a low standard.
May 13, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Trade Ignorance and Demagoguery' Economist Walter Williams explains again why trade deficits are not a problem to be solved and trying to solve them will do more harm than good - his best attempt.
Jul 15, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Democrats' Hoodwinking of Blacks' Goes through the sad history of democrats and blacks: slavery, Jim Crow, Bull Conner, George Wallace, Byrd civil rights filibuster. GOP has been way better. Unions and minimum wage were anti-black. Dems against school choice.
Jul 29, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Western Values Are Superior'. Trump called a 'white nationalist' for praising Western Civilization but Western Supremacy is not white supremacy. It is the recognition that not all values are equally good. Western values are good for all races.
Aug 6, 2017 ~ BET television network reports on disparate impact on black teens of minimum wage rise. 'Black Teens Are Fired When the Minimum Wage Rises' Economists Walter Williams and Thomas Sowell have been explaining this for decades but it comes as surprise to dems ignorant of economics.
Aug 13, 2017 ~ Larry Elder, 'The Shameful Blackout of Clarence Thomas, Thomas Sowell and Walter Williams' from the National Museum of African American History and Culture - ignore and disrespect giants with massive accomplishments because they're conservative in favor of liberal nobodies.
Sep 23, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, "The Welfare State's Legacy" 'The No. 1 problem among blacks is the effects stemming from a very weak family structure.' 75% of black children born are out of wedlock. Used to be 11%. Main cause of poverty, crime etc. Not 'a legacy of slavery' or due to racism.
Sep 27, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Not a Day Care' - new book detailing how violent and intolerant colleges have become - the left is so crazy they decry police brutality when they shot a Muslim Somali terrorist who knifed 11 people at Ohio State University - Islamophobia they insanely called it.
Oct 29, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Slavery'. Slavery was the norm in world history until Western Civ. ended it. ALL peoples have been slaves and masters. Over 100 Million white Americans had ancestors that came through Ellis Island after 1900. Only 5% of Americans descend from slaveholders.
Dec 5, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Diversity Obsession'. 'Black parents should not allow their sons and daughters to attend a college where they would not be admitted if they were white.' It does them more harm than good. The only goal is meeting diversity quotas and making liberals feel good.
Dec 12, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Black Self-Sabotage'. Baltimore ranks 3rd in nation per pupil spending. In many high schools 0% test proficient yet they graduate and many accepted in college. Violent and disruptive behavior accepted. Holding these kids to different standards is not helping.
Dec 20, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Undermining Academic Achievement' - black 12th graders, 17% proficient in reading, 7% in math. In Detroit, 7% reading and 4% math. Problem not a lack of funding. The most money is spent on the worst schools in DC and Detroit. DeVos wants to give them a choice.
Dec 28, 2017 ~ Walter Williams, 'Educational Rot' Professor Williams looks at another reason for poor performance by black students. The quality of the teachers has fallen to abysmal levels - 700 Georgia teachers failed VERY EASY certification - 300 failed 5 or more times.
Jan 8, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Dangers of Government Control'. Walter Williams explains how the Great Depression was a series of disasters caused by government intervention having unintended consequences.
Apr 18, 2018 ~ Walter Williams explains 'Accumulative Decay' process by which big cities decline - When schools and services decline, the first people to leave are those who care the most about those things and have means - city must then raise taxes which causes more to leave.
Apr 30, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Black History Month'. What is currently acceptable in black communities from education to behavior makes a mockery of Black History Month - Blacks have made incredible progress but have gone far backwards in the last half century thanks to liberal policies.
May 15, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Before and After Welfare Handouts'. Williams notes that people were taken care of in both cases - but before people gave willingly because recipients were grateful and did not take advantage.
Jun 3, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Capitalism vs. Socialism' Professor Williams compares and contrasts the results - shows most of what we like was made possible by capitalism - most of what does not work well is done by government
Jun 9, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Past Versus Present Americans'. In Baltimore, 4 teachers or school staff are assaulted in schools PER DAY. In Philadelphia, 'on an average day 25 students, teachers, or other staff members were victims of a violent crime'. Can't expel or even discipline them.
Jun 21, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Educational Fraud Continues'. 83% of black high school graduates cannot read at 12 grade level. 93% could not do math at that level. Only 17% test college ready but colleges admit 58%. 'Very often, when they graduate from college' still not at 12th-grade level.
Jun 21, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Diversity and Inclusion Harm' The anti-science left has decided that 'scientific knowledge itself is gendered, raced, and colonizing' and 'mathematics operates as whiteness'. They are rejecting science and math because not enough students of color major in them.
Jun 22, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Will Automation Kill Our Jobs' - Professor Williams explains why this prediction has been made many many times and why its always wrong - now left using the idea to argue for universal basic income.
Jul 5, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'College Destruction of Black Students' - Affirmative action creates the situation where black students are often 'mismatched' to their school which has negative consequences for the students - Amy Wax exposes this tragedy and is severely disciplined.
Jul 15, 2018 ~ Walter Williams explains why trade wars are bad again - if they shoot a hole in their end of the boat, does it help to shoot a hole in ours - also trade deficits are not bad. We buy more goods but they use those dollars to invest in America.
Jul 31, 2018 ~ Can We Trust Experts - Trump Skeptical About 'Official Government Findings - Who Isn't - Larry Elder and Walter Williams give many examples of how experts and intelligence agencies have been spectacularly wrong.
Aug 12, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, a college economics professor calls colleges 'A Force For Evil' - far to many deranged leftists lie non-stop about capitalism, men, race, America, the West etc. 50% think speech should be censored, 20% by violence if necessary,
Aug 19, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Enough's Enough' Thousands shot in Chicago every year but we're only allowed to focus on the police shootings which are an insignificant amount and mostly justified - prevents the real problems from being addressed.
Sep 23, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Reasoning About Race'. Williams explains why many things that look like racial discrimination are really discrimination based on crime stats. and other real things. Gives examples of how even black cabbies and Jesse Jackson behave in ways some claim is racist.
Sep 28, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'University Corruption' - 'All across the country the big question now in STEM is how can we promote more women and minorities by 'changing' [i.e., lowering] the requirements we had previously set for graduate level study'.
Oct 7, 2018 ~ Walter Williams, 'Racial Disparities in School Discipline'. Obama DOJ guidelines to 'fix' so called 'disparate impact' in discipline led to 42.5% reduction in black suspensions and led to a massive increase in teacher assaults and non-conducive behavior.
Oct 16, 2018 ~ Walter Williams reviews a new widely anticipated textbook called 'Universal Economics' by UCLA economists, Armen A. Alchian and William R. Allen. 680 pages. written for the layperson but if you grasp it, you will know more than many DC economists.
Oct 30, 2018 ~ Price Gouging During a Natural Disaster. Walter Williams explains why its actually better to allow it than to ban it. Allowing prices to rise incentives people who don't really need gas to forgo purchase. Otherwise you get a shortage and those who need it don't get it.
Nov 11, 2018 ~ Kevin Williamson, 'Rent Control Resurgent'. Dems keep going to the playbook of old failed programs like Rent Control. Even Krugman has said the 'negative results' are 'entirely predictable'. Walter Williams, 'no surer way to destroy a neighborhood short of carpet bombing it.'
Dec 1, 2018 ~ Walter Williams gives examples of how charter schools are helping minority students - dramatic examples where the normal school and charter school are in the same location but the test results are night and day. This is an issue that hurt Gillum with black voters in the election.
Dec 19, 2018 ~ Walter Williams article, 'FDA Policies Kill'. Professor Williams explains why each drug delayed or not approved by the FDA can cost 100,000+ lives but they'll never get in trouble for being too cautious. They will get in big if a drug gets through that kills far less people.
Dec 21, 2018 ~ Walter Williams article, 'Miseducated or Stupid'. Williams comments on the ignorance of American Millennials who view Socialism more favorable than Capitalism. 51% want to live in a socialist or communist country. Don't know the horrors those systems caused. 100 million dead.
Jan 10, 2019 ~ Walter Williams, 'A Glimmer of Hope for Black Education'. Maria Scruggs, president of the St. Petersburg, FL, NAACP said the 'district has shown they just can't do it. Now it's time for the community to step in.' Williams explains all the real things holding black education back.
Jan 24, 2019 ~ Walter Williams article, 'Who Benefits From Democratic Control' - 19 of the 20 poorest and most dangerous cities have a Democratic mayor, most have been run exclusively by democrats for decades - blacks hit hardest - Why would them keep voting for Democrats he asks?
Apr 3, 2019 ~ Economist Walter Williams said, 'Most of today's major problems encountered by black people have little or nothing to do with racial discrimination and a legacy of slavery. People who make those excuses are doing a grave disservice to black people.' The enemy 'is us'.
Apr 10, 2019 ~ Economist Walter Williams lists many socialism vs. capitalism experiments that have run side by side. East vs. West Germany, North vs. South Korea, Venezuela and Argentina before and after socialism. 'Denmark is far from a socialist planned economy. Denmark is a market economy.'
Apr 16, 2019 ~ Walter Williams, Since the UK banned guns, 'violent crime in the U.K. has risen almost every year since the ban. Criminals love the idea of a disarmed populace.' London's murder rate is now higher than New York City's. Mayor Khan trying to implement 'knife control'.
May 1, 2019 ~ Walter Williams reviews Thomas Sowell's updated book, 'Discrimination and Disparities' 'Sowell concludes this section suggesting that it is dangerous for society to depict outcome differences as evidence or proof of malevolent actions' Disparate impacts rarely explained by racism
Jun 21, 2019 ~ Economist Walter Williams says de Blasio is blaming the wrong thing, racism, for why blacks underperform on 'the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test'. Williams and Sowell point out blacks used to perform competitively but scores steadily declined as black culture changed
Sep 11, 2019 ~ Walter Williams warns U. of Washington Professor Asao Inoue ideas catching on. Inoue says in order to combat 'White language supremacy' 'We must rethink how we assess writing.' 'calculate course grades by labor completed and dispense almost completely with judgments of quality.'