Squandered Resources on College Education

By:   Walter E. Williams             Most college students do not belong in college. I am not by myself in this assessment. Washington Post columnist Robert Samuelson said, “It’s time to drop the college-for-all crusade,” adding that “the college-for-all crusade has outlived its usefulness.” Richard Vedder, professor emeritus of economics at…

The GOP Needs a 5 Percent Growth Target

By:  Larry Kudlow First-quarter real GDP actually declined by 0.7 percent, according to revisions out this week, creating much new talk about recession. But there is no recession. Trouble is, there continues to be virtually no recovery. The economy has expanded about 1.5 percent over the past two quarters, 2.4 percent at an annual rate…

The Greecification of Spanish Politics

By:  Mike Shedlock       There’s an excellent post on Keep Talking Greece this evening on the simmering feud between Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras and Spanish prime minister Minister Mariano Rajoy. Tsipras made a claim that Rajoy’s plan is to “wear down, topple or bring our government to unconditional surrender before our work…