Recent Columns By Thomas Sowell

Cathedrals and Faith - March 7, 2006

Something for Nothing: Part III - March 2, 2006

Something for Nothing: Part II - March 1, 2006

Something for Nothing? - February 28, 2006

Summers Another Academic Casualty - February 23, 2006

Postponing Reality - February 21, 2006

Spoiled Brat Media - February 16, 2006

Two Crises - February 14, 2006

Point of No Return - February 7, 2006

Republicans and Blacks - January 31, 2006

The Real Political Corruption: Part III - January 26, 2006

The Real Political Corruption: Part II - January 25, 2006

The Real Political Corruption - January 24, 2006

Senate Condemnation Hearings - January 17, 2006

Education: Then and Now - January 12, 2006

Curing Poverty or Using Poverty? - January 10, 2006

Green Lies - January 5, 2006

Serious or Suicidal? - January 3, 2006

Cheap Politicians - December 27, 2005

Merry You-Know-What - December 20, 2005

The Media's War - December 13, 2005

Heavyweight Books - December 8, 2005

Mind-Changing Books - December 8, 2005

Christmas Books - December 6, 2005

Random Thoughts on the Passing Scene - November 30, 2005

What's in a Name? - November 29, 2005

What Flight? - November 24, 2005

Tortured Reasoning - November 22, 2005

Ignoring Economics III - November 16, 2005

Ignoring Economics II - November 15, 2005

Ignoring Economics I - November 15, 2005

Irrelevant Questions - November 8, 2005

The Paris Riots - November 8, 2005

Fishing License Indictment - November 1, 2005

Civil Rights, Rites - November 1, 2005

When Moderation Is The Most Dangerous Policy - October 29, 2005

Rosa Parks and History - October 27, 2005

"Us" or "Them" - October 25, 2005

Random Thoughts on the Passing Scene - October 18, 2005

Spoiled Brat Politics: Part II - October 13, 2005

Spoiled Brat Politics - October 11, 2005

Republican Senate is Weak, Not Bush - October 7, 2005

Recycled "Racism" - September 20, 2005

Random Thoughts - September 20, 2005

Whose Constitution Is It? - September 14, 2005

FEMA Versus Wal-Mart - September 14, 2005

Smart "Problems" - September 13, 2005

Rebuilding New Orleans -- and America - September 6, 2005

Time and Money and Housing: Part II - September 1, 2005

Time and Money and Housing - August 30, 2005

An Oil "Crisis"? Part II - August 24, 2005

An Oil "Crisis"? - August 23, 2005

Julian Stanley and Bright Children - August 17, 2005

Immigration Taboos - August 16, 2005

Trashing Our History: Troops in Iraq - August 9, 2005

Trashing Our History: Lincoln - August 9, 2005

Trashing Our History: Hiroshima - August 9, 2005

Random Thoughts on the Passing Scene - August 2, 2005

Judge's "Views" - July 26, 2005

Calculated Confusion - July 20, 2005

Dogma Versus Reality - July 19, 2005

The Tragedy of Africa - July 12, 2005

Judicial Havoc - July 6, 2005

Who's A Redneck - July 5, 2005

Supreme Quotas? - July 2, 2005

"Mainstream" Judges - June 28, 2005

The Polio Fallacy - June 17, 2005

The High Cost of Nuances - June 14, 2005

Why Liberal Ideas Are Counterproductive for the Poor - June 11, 2005

Class, Upward Mobility and Liberalism - June 7, 2005

What Will Future Generations Say? - June 7, 2005

The McCain Mutiny - May 27, 2005

A Compromised Party - May 25, 2005

Liberals, Race & History - May 24, 2005

Big-Time Bigotry - May 20, 2005

Newsweak? - May 18, 2005

The Senate's Dirty Harry - May 17, 2005

The Latest Liberal Crusade - May 10, 2005

'Vigilantes' On The Border? - May 3, 2005

Disinformation on Judges - April 26, 2005

College Admissions Voodoo - April 15, 2005

Myth of 19 Judges and Ignoring the Will of Congress - March 25, 2005

Killing Terri Schiavo - March 24, 2005

Cruel and Unusual - March 22, 2005

High Noon For Judges - Part III - March 11, 2005

High Noon For Judges - Part II - March 8, 2005

High Noon For Judges - Part I - March 8, 2005

Believing The True Believers - March 1, 2005

Random Thoughts On the Passing Scene - February 22, 2005

Tainted Media - February 18, 2005

Freedom of Speech Doesn't Imply Right to An Audience - February 15, 2005

Filtering Out the Best - February 9, 2005