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‘Legacy Of Slavery’ Didn’t Cause Social Ills

INVESTORS BUSINESS DAILY by Thomas Sowell July 7, 2015 Discussions of racial problems almost invariably bring out the cliche of “a legacy of slavery.” But anyone who is being serious, as distinguished from being political, would surely want to know if … Continue reading

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The Great Society at Fifty, What LBJ wrought

THE WEEKLY STANDARD by Nicholas Eberstadt May 19, 2014 May 22, 2014, marks the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Baines Johnson’s “Great Society” address, delivered at the spring commencement for the University of Michigan. That speech remains the most ambitious … Continue reading

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