Cornel West stands with President Obama in better days.

*A black wiry man with a Mississippi gap between his teeth and a “hair expression” split between the style of Don King and the Bride of Frankenstein (Funkadelics style), has been celebrated as our brother and ivy league intellectual for many years.

But unfortunately, today, we find ourselves at a crossroads between two highly accomplished black men that we all know and love.

Cornel West of Princeton University’s Center of African American Studies, is a black activist, professor, poet, and literary giant who wrote “Race Matters” and many other tomes that influence not only politics, but also progressive movements, appears to have had his feelings hurt by our President. (more…)