Jason Riley: Thomas Sowell's Unique Insights on Race, Economics, and Politics

Nick Gillespie speaks with Jason L. Riley, the author of a new documentary and forthcoming biography of 90-year-old economist Thomas Sowell, who has written widely and deeply about race, child development, education, and politics. A fellow at The Manhattan Institute and a columnist for The Wall Street Journal, Riley explains that Sowell’s empirically driven research and his fearless engagement with even the most controversial topics are exactly what our world needs more of.