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Socialist Promises

Bernie Sanders U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Presidential contenders are in a battle to out give one another. Senator Elizabeth Warren proposes a whopping $50,000 per student college loan forgiveness. Senator Bernie Sanders proposes free health care for all Americans plus illegal aliens. Most Democratic presidential candidates promise free stuff that includes free college, universal income, “Medicare for All” and debt forgiveness. Their socialist predecessors made promises too. “Freedom and Bread”...
Tags: Guns, China, Elizabeth Warren, America, South Africa, Ford, Adolf Hitler, Bernie Sanders, Henry Ford, Stalin, Rockefeller, John D Rockefeller, Mao, Mankind, Mao Zedong, Gun Rights News


Higher Education in America

 Higher Education in America U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University Richard Vedder's new book, “Restoring the Promise,” published by the Independent Institute based in Oakland, California, is about the crisis in higher education. He summarizes the three major problems faced by America's colleges and universities. First, our universities “are vastly too expensive, often costing twice as much per student compared with institutions in other indu...
Tags: Guns, America, South Africa, National Bureau of Economic Research, Oakland California, Independent Institute, Ohio University, Richard Arum, Josipa Roksa, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, NAEP, Vedder, Gun Rights News, Walter E. Williams, George Mason University Williams, State Against Blacks


Discrimination and Disparities II

Discrimination and Disparities by Dr. Thomas Sowell U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Last week's column discussed Dr. Thomas Sowell's newest book “Discrimination and Disparities,” which is an enlarged and revised edition of an earlier version. In this review, I am going to focus on one of his richest chapters titled “Social Visions and Human Consequences.” Sowell challenges the seemingly invincible fallacy “that group outcomes in human endeavors would tend to be equal, or at least comparable or rando...
Tags: Guns, Germany, NFL, America, Atlantic, Britain, Ireland, South Africa, Idaho, AFL, Don, Thomas Sowell, Sowell, Gun Rights News, Walter E. Williams, George Mason University Williams


Diversity & Inclusion, at All Costs

Opinion Discrimination and Disparities by Dr. Thomas Sowell USA – -(Ammoland.com)- My longtime friend and colleague Dr. Thomas Sowell has just published a revised and enlarged edition of “Discrimination and Disparities.” It lays waste to myth after myth about the causes of human differences not only in the United States but around the globe. Throughout the book, Sowell shows that socioeconomic outcomes differ vastly among individuals, groups and nations in ways that cannot be easily explaine...
Tags: Guns, Washington, America, United States, South Africa, New Orleans, Discrimination, Thomas Sowell, Sowell, Dunbar, Ottoman Empire, Dunbar High School, Du Bois, Earl Warren, Gun Rights News, USA Ammoland


Justice Kavanaugh and GMU Snowflakes

Justice Brett Kavanaugh U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School hired Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh to co-teach a course this summer called Creation of the Constitution. The course will be held 3,668 miles away, in Runnymede, England, where the Magna Carta was sealed 800 years ago. Some George Mason University students and faculty have become triggered. One student told George Mason's Board of Visitors, “It has affected my mental health k...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, America, South Africa, John, Berkeley, The Washington Post, Democratic Party, U S Supreme Court, George Mason University, Magna Carta, Kavanaugh, George Mason, Cabrera, Tom Davis


Things to Ponder, Reparations, Gun Control & Criminal Voting Rights

Opinion Things to Ponder, Reparations, Gun Control & Criminal Voting Rights USA – -(Ammoland.com)- There's a push to change laws to permit both criminals serving time and ex-criminals the right to vote. Guess which party is pushing the most for these legal changes? If you guessed that it was the Democrats, go to the head of the class. Bernie Sanders says states should allow felons to vote from behind bars. Elizabeth Warren doesn't go that far but believes felons should have the right to vote...
Tags: London, Justice, Guns, New York City, Elizabeth Warren, America, South Africa, Khan, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Sadiq Khan, Democratic, Election 2020, Gun Rights News, Walter E Williams, George Mason University Williams


Millennials for Socialism

Opinion If one needed evidence of the gross ignorance of millennials, and their teachers and college professors, it's their solid support for socialism and socialist presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. USA – -(Ammoland.com)- If one needed evidence of the gross ignorance of millennials, and their teachers and college professors, it's their solid support for socialism and socialist presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. Socialism has produced tragedy wherever it has been implement...
Tags: South Korea, Usa, Guns, Australia, North Korea, Germany, America, Canada, South Africa, Socialism, Argentina, Denmark, Venezuela, Ussr, Nicolás Maduro, Guyana


Police Aren’t Enough

Police Aren't Enough U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Sometimes, during my drive to work, I listen to Clarence Maurice Mitchell IV, host of the Baltimore's WBAL C4 radio show. Mitchell was formerly a member of Maryland's House of Delegates and its Senate. In recent weeks, Mitchell has been talking about the terrible crime situation in Baltimore. In 2018, there were 308 homicides. So far this year, there have been 69. That's in a 2018 population of 611,648 — down from nearly a million in 1950. The cit...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Senate, America, United States, South Africa, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Johns Hopkins, Mitchell, Temple University, Pogo, House of Delegates, Annapolis, WBAL, Johns Hopkins University


The Sickness of Leftist Political Ideology Infecting our Universities

Opinion What Your Sons and Daughters Will Learn at University USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Last week's column discussed the highly publicized university corruption scheme wherein wealthy parents bought admission at prestigious universities for their children. That is dishonest and gives an unfair advantage to those young people but won't destroy the missions of the universities. There is little or no attention given by the mainstream media to the true cancer eating away at most of our institutions...
Tags: Guns, US, America, University, South Africa, Middle East, Sudan, Judy, McGill University, Judith Sheindlin, Franklin D Roosevelt, Salzman, Gun Rights News, Liberal Educators, Walter E Williams, George Mason University Williams


The Sickness of Leftist Political Ideology Infecting our University’s

Opinion What Your Sons and Daughters Will Learn at University USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Last week's column discussed the highly publicized university corruption scheme wherein wealthy parents bought admission at prestigious universities for their children. That is dishonest and gives an unfair advantage to those young people but won't destroy the missions of the universities. There is little or no attention given by the mainstream media to the true cancer eating away at most of our institutions...
Tags: Guns, America, University, South Africa, Middle East, Sudan, Judy, McGill University, Judith Sheindlin, Franklin D Roosevelt, Salzman, Gun Rights News, Liberal Educators, Walter E Williams, George Mason University Williams, State Against Blacks


Is Income Inequality Fair?

Opinion Is Income Inequality Fair? USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Some Americans have much higher income and wealth than others. Former President Barack Obama explained, “I do think at a certain point you've made enough money.” An adviser to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez who has a Twitter account called “Every Billionaire Is A Policy Failure” tweeted, “My goal for this year is to get a moderator to ask ‘Is it morally appropriate for anyone to be a billionaire?'” Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. ...
Tags: Guns, Microsoft, Obama, Congress, America, Barack Obama, Intel, South Africa, Williams, Bill Gates, Gates, Moore, Sen Elizabeth Warren, Gun Rights News, USA Ammoland, Walter E Williams


College Cheating Scandal

Opinion Ask your average college president, provost or administrator whether he bothers promoting political diversity among faculty. I'll guarantee that if he is honest — or even answers the question — he will say he doesn't believe in that kind of diversity and inclusion. USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Federal prosecutors have charged more than 50 people involved in cheating and bribery in order to get their children admitted to some of the nation's most prestigious colleges and universities such a...
Tags: South Korea, Guns, America, Diversity, Bureau of Labor Statistics, South Africa, Ucla, University Of North Carolina, UNC, MCAT, Gun Rights News, USA Ammoland, Walter E Williams, George Mason University Williams, State Against Blacks, Israel Japan


Our Planet Is NOT a Fragile Snowflake

Opinion Our Planet Is NOT a Fragile Snowflake USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claims that “the world is going to end in 12 years if we don't address climate change.” The people at the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change agree, saying that to avoid some of the most devastating impacts of climate change, the world must slash carbon emissions by 45 percent by 2030 and completely decarbonize by 2050. Such dire warnings are not new. In 1970, Harvard University biology p...
Tags: Usa, England, Guns, Climate Change, Indonesia, China, America, Earth, South Africa, Harvard University, Chile, Alaska, Arizona, Iceland, Stanford University, Hiroshima


Plunder: An American Way of Life

Opinion “When law [IE:gun control laws] and morality contradict each other, the citizen has the cruel alternative of either losing his moral sense or losing his respect for the law.” USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Frederic Bastiat, a French economist and member of the French National Assembly, lived from 1801 to 1850. He had great admiration for our country, except for our two faults — slavery and tariffs. He said: “Look at the United States. There is no country in the world where the law is kept mor...
Tags: Guns, Congress, America, United States, South Africa, Williams, Santa Claus, South Carolina, William Drayton, Thomas Jefferson, Medicare Medicaid, James Madison, Alexis de Tocqueville, Gun Rights News, USA Ammoland, American Way of Life


Marijuana, Mental Illness and Violence

Opinion Marijuana, Mental Illness and Violence USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Ten states and Washington, D.C., have legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Twenty-two other states, along with U.S. territories Puerto Rico and Guam, allow marijuana to be used for medical purposes. Let's examine some hidden issues about marijuana use. Before we start, permit me to state my values about medical or recreational use of any drug. We each own ourselves. If we choose to take chances with substances th...
Tags: Guns, Australia, Washington, Oregon, Marijuana, America, Canada, United States, South Africa, Puerto Rico, Yale University, American Journal of Psychiatry, Berenson, National Academy of Medicine, Gun Rights News, Hillsdale College


Never Mind Toxic Masculinity, Let’s Get Whitey, Demonizing White Men

Opinion Never Mind Toxic Masculinity, Let's Get Whitey, Demonizing White Men USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Rush Limbaugh's December 2018 Limbaugh Letter has an article titled “Demonizing White Men.” It highlights — with actual quotations from people in the media, academia and the political and entertainment arenas — the attack on white men as a class. You can decide whether these statements are decent, moral or even sensible. Should we support their visions? Don Lemon, a CNN anchorman, said, “We ha...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Abc, Washington, America, Georgia, Cnn, Racism, Gop, United States, South Africa, New York Times, Michigan, Don Lemon, Donald Trump, Paul Krugman


Is Reality Optional?

Opinion Is Reality Optional? USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Suppose I declare that I am a king. Should you be required to address me as “Your Majesty”? You say, “Williams, that's lunacy! You can't prove such nonsense.” You're wrong. It's proved by my declaration. It's no different from a person born with XY chromosomes declaring that he is a woman. The XY sex-determination system is the sex determination system found in humans and most other mammals. Females typically have two of the same kind of se...
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Acceptable Racism

Hundreds of protesters gather in the Gaslamp area to display their thoughts about Donald Trump's presidential campaign at an anti-Trump demonstration. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- How appropriate would it be for a major publicly held American company to hire a person with a history of having publicly made the following statements and many others like them? (In the interest of brevity, I shall list only four.) “The world could get by just fine with zero black people.” “It's kind of sick how much jo...
Tags: South Korea, Guns, Washington Post, America, Racism, South Africa, Fox News, The New York Times, University Of California Berkeley, Racist, Muhammad Ali, Donald Trump, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Harvard Law School, Sarah Jeong