A Biography of Charles Murray

Charles Murray is an America Libertarian, Political Scientist, and Pundit who is currently working as a fellow at the American Institute, a conservative “Think Tank” in Washington D.C. He has also authored other books including The Bell Curve, that drew much criticism from the African American community. His latest book Coming Apart: The State Of […]

What It Means to Be a Libertarian

Charles Murray believes that America’s founders had it right–strict limits on the power of the central government and strict protection of the individual are the keys to a genuinely free society. In What It Means to Be a Libertarian, he proposes a government reduced to the barest essentials: an executive branch consisting only of the White House […]

Are You Now or Have You Ever Been a Libertarian?

by DAVID BOAZ JANUARY 1, 2008 We’ve grown accustomed to the cartoonish misrepresentation of the idea of individual liberty. E. J. Dionne Jr. of theWashington Post, for instance, has written that modern libertarians believe that “individuals come into the world as fully formed adults who should be held responsible for their actions from the moment of […]

REAL EDUCATION

REAL EDUCATION Four Simple Truths for Bringing America’s Schools Back to Reality by Charles Murray Introduction This book calls for a transformation of American education—a transformation not just of means, but of ends. We need to change the way the schools do business. We also need to redefine educational success. My targets are not the usual suspects. I do not […]

Income Inequality and IQ

By Charles Murray Forward This study is one of a series commissioned by the American Enterprise Institute on trends on the level and distribution of U.S. wages, income, wealth, consumption and other measures of material welfare. The issues addressed in the series involve much more than dry statistics: they touch on fundamental aspirations of the […]