Thomas Sowell

Ruinous "Compassion"

Thomas Sowell, Investor's Business Daily

A recent story in a San Francisco newspaper says that some restaurants and grocery stores in Oakland's Chinatown have closed after the city's minimum wage was raised. Other small businesses there are not sure they are going to survive, since many depend on a thin profit margin and a high volume of sales.

Thomas Sowell, Theorist, vs Ted Cruz, Warrior

Mark West, TCOT Report

Conservatives like Cruz are simply seeking to restore our nation to our founding principles. It’s shameful that the Party that supposedly agrees with conservatives on principle is so caught up with maintaining their power that they are all too often willing to sacrifice principle and even country to keep that power.

Yellen: A Regressive Keynesian

Thomas Sowell, National Review Online

Economics has moved beyond Keynes, but the Obama administration’s Fed nominee hasn’t.