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America's abandonment of traditional values has hurt the black community

My two favorite economists are Thomas Sowell and Walter Williams, who are coincidentally both black. Both have been around long enough to see how the Great Society welfare programs and the Sexual Revolution have affected blacks. 586 more words

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O’Jays Unhappy With Use Of Song During RNC

The O’Jays are hopping off the “Love Train” when it comes to GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. The “L.A. Times” reports Walter Williams and Eddie Levert objected to the use of their 1973 hit during the just-concluded Republican National Convention in Cleveland. 69 more words

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O’Jays Unhappy With Use Of Song During RNC

The O’Jays are hopping off the “Love Train” when it comes to GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump.  The “L.A. Times” reports Walter Williams and Eddie Levert objected to the use of their 1973 hit during the just-concluded Republican National Convention in Cleveland.  64 more words

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O'Jays Unhappy With Use Of Song During RNC

The O’Jays are hopping off the “Love Train” when it comes to GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump.  The “L.A. Times” reports Walter Williams and Eddie Levert objected to the use of their 1973 hit during the just-concluded Republican National Convention in Cleveland.  64 more words

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Where is the outrage in the black community for black-on-black crimes?

A recent editorial by George Mason University professor of economics Walter Williams.

Excerpt:

Each year, roughly 7,000 blacks are murdered. Ninety-four percent of the time, the murderer is another black person.

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"Problems that black people face today have very little to do with . . . slavery or . . . discrimination"

How much can we blame on slavery?

My notes from the interview–

How much political progress have blacks made in America since the death of Dr. 440 more words

Race

Does my buying a $100 worth of groceries create a trade deficit?

There is a lot that is misunderstood about trade and deficits. I find it sometimes dizzying. Who is right? Who can simplify it for me? 103 more words

Economy