Originally Posted by sportsshrink
I've always liked Sowell's writing
He completed his Ph.D. just when AA was starting. His book Civil Rights: Rhetoric or Reality
is very good and not a tome either. Blacks were making big strides before AA. Some revealing statistics in there too.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950