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Walter E. Williams

Bradley Prize Winner 2017

Professor of Economics.
wwilliam@gmu.edu
(703) 993-1148
D158 Buchanan Hall
Department of Economics
George Mason University

Related Sites:
The homepage of George Mason University.
Homepage of the Department of Economics at GMU.

Selected Syndicated Columns

by Walter Williams

2018 January

Constitutional Ignorance -- Perhaps ContemptJanuary 17, 2018

Hillary Clinton blamed the Electoral College for her stunning defeat in the 2016 presidential election in her latest memoirs, “What Happened?” Some have clai...

Dirty College SecretsJanuary 10, 2018

A frequent point I have made in past columns has been about the educational travesty happening on many college campuses. Some people have labeled my observat...

Dangers of Government ControlJanuary 03, 2018

We are a nation of 325 million people. We have a bit of control over the behavior of our 535 elected representatives in Congress, the president and the vice ...

2017 December

Educational RotDecember 27, 2017

My recent columns have focused on the extremely poor educational outcomes for black students. There’s enough blame for all involved to have their fair share....

Fascism and CommunismDecember 20, 2017

Before the question, how about a few statistics? The 20th century was mankind’s most brutal century. Roughly 16 million people lost their lives during World ...

Moral Values and Customs vs. LawsDecember 13, 2017

I’m approaching my 82nd birthday, and my daughter will occasionally suggest that modernity is perplexing to me because I’m from prehistoric times. As such, i...