Dr. Sowell, I have a recommendation for you if you even read these comments.
I do not mean this as disparaging but I think as a black man, you and other conservative black leaders like Herman Cain and even Michael Steele should get down in the trenches in the poor gheto sections of the large cities and hold small gatherings to explain to the people how economics. budgeting, personal responsibility, and other basic concepts of society make for better lives for them and society as a whole.
The concept here is, in the first place they are much more likely to listen and heed the advice and instructions from another black man versis 'whitey' coming down there to preach to them. And secondly that is where those basic concepts need to be taught s