Walter E. Williams is a professor of economics at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., and a member of the Board of Advisors for the Media Research Center's Free Market Project.

My Articles

November 29, 2016, 8:50 AM EST
Americans appear to have limited endurance in the face of oppression.
November 22, 2016, 8:22 AM EST
Trump's victory exposes steep decay in academia.
November 15, 2016, 8:42 AM EST
Panic among blacks over a Trump presidency is unwarranted.
November 9, 2016, 8:43 AM EST
The underpinnings of a decent society are neutral laws.
November 1, 2016, 8:25 AM EDT
Let's look at the power of the rich.
October 25, 2016, 8:26 AM EDT
America's youth are really uninformed and ignorant.
October 18, 2016, 8:14 AM EDT
What requirements should be imposed to protect the public?
October 11, 2016, 8:23 AM EDT
Detroit students have filed suit against the state of Michigan.
October 4, 2016, 8:37 AM EDT
Why doesn't South Africa have a law against elephants flying?
September 27, 2016, 8:56 AM EDT
Are there benefits to freeing oneself from biological determinism?
September 20, 2016, 8:47 AM EDT
The problem of black education begins long before college.
September 13, 2016, 8:23 AM EDT
Many college administrators have generalized contempt for American values.
September 12, 2016, 9:50 AM EDT
Some are puzzled by the dishonesty, lack of character, and sheer stupidity of many people in the media.
September 6, 2016, 8:21 AM EDT
Some are puzzled by the sheer stupidity of people in the media.
August 30, 2016, 8:36 AM EDT
Entry restrictions are not necessarily a racial issue.
August 23, 2016, 8:48 AM EDT
As the fall semester begins, parents, students, taxpayers and donors should be made aware of official college practices that should disgust us all.
August 16, 2016, 8:48 AM EDT
Manufacturing job loss is a worldwide phenomenon.
August 10, 2016, 8:24 AM EDT
One of the unavoidable consequences of youth is the tendency to think behavior we see today has always been.
August 3, 2016, 10:56 AM EDT
What economists call an ability to make "compensating differences" is a valuable tool in everyone's arsenal.
July 27, 2016, 8:18 AM EDT
How much of what we see is caused by current racial discrimination?