The calendar year is not over, but some review of stock market performance may be useful in preparation for the new year. Normally this review would be restricted to Premium Members, but this one is unprotected. This type of inter-temporal momentum tracking will become a regular feature of this website, although future applications of it […]
You don’t hear about racial “leaders” like Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson among Asians or Asian-Americans. Here and there you may see some irresponsible academics peddling that line in the classroom — some of whom are of Asian ancestry, since no race of human beings is completely lacking in fools.
Thomas Sowell’s unique perspective on matters makes him an invaluable asset to thinking people everywhere. He is not cowed by political correctness or any of the other liberal shibboleths that seem to make some truth acceptable and others not. Truth is truth, regardless of whether it offends people’s pre-conceptions or desires. It is what it […]
The population has been so dumbed-down that liberal politicians can say almost anything they want so long as their compliant media is unwilling to expose them. Nowhere is this more apparent than the debate over guns and the efforts to “control” them. When campaigns to undertake some action, particularly one which shows contempt for the […]
Professor Thomas Sowell deals with intellectuals and their tendency to expound on topics about which they know little or nothing:
The conventions of the two major political parties occur every four years. The script rarely changes. Each party attempts to present itself and its candidates in the best possible light. No amount of pageantry or boasting is spared. The spectacles require that memory and truth be checked at the door. There is no room for […]
Dinesh D’Souza’s best-selling book, “The Roots of Obama’s Rage,” is the basis for the movie entitled 2016. I have not read the book nor seen the movie. Nor is the movie shown in many locations. Reviews are beginning to appear on the internet, although the background of most reviewers is mostly unknown to me. When Thomas Sowell […]
Thomas Sowell speaks in support of Robert Bork. In doing so he defends legal principles that are pretty much ignored today. The hearings includee Joe Biden and Ted Kennedy with Mr. Biden questioning Mr. Sowell.
Minimum wage is possibly the cruelest law ever. It makes it illegal for people with limited skills to be employed at a wage lower than a legally mandated level. Is the rate set too high? For most with skills, the law is irrelevant. However, for those who passed through dysfunctional government schools and learned little, […]