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  • Cornel West Says Ta-Nehisi Coates ‘Cowardly Silent’ on New Militancy

    Jul 21, 15 by Ny MaGee 3 Comments

    *The often controversial and outspoken Cornel West is back at sippin’ tea and serving shade to melenated folks who remain silent on racial bias and police brutality, and especially those who refuse to criticize President Obama for not being radical enough on race and poverty. West’s latest target is Atlantic writer Ta-Nehisi Coates. Last week, […]

  • Cornel West Bottom Line: Obama ‘Afraid of Fox News’ (WATCH)

    Jun 30, 15 by Ny MaGee 7 Comments

    *The always outspoken Cornel West was invited on CNN’s “Reliable Sources” to react to President Obama’s recent interview with podcasting comedian Marc Maron. During his chat with Maron, Obama said the n-word, sparking criticism and national debate. “Reliable Sources” host Brian Stelter sat down with West to discuss race in America and the president’s now-infamous […]

  • Cornel West Responds to Michael Eric Dyson’s Critique of Him … Kinda

    Apr 24, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *It didn’t take too long, but Cornel West issued a response to Michael Eric Dyson’s scathing critique of him. Kind of. Rather than mention Dyson by name or reference what he wrote in his story in The New Republic, “The Ghost of Cornel West,” West used issues affecting African Americans and the poor to drive […]

  • Over! Michael Eric Dyson Details End Friendship with of Cornel West (Listen)

    Apr 21, 15 by Qwest7 8 Comments

    *Although he still regards Cornel West as one of the most intelligent guys around, Michael Eric Dyson believes his mentor has let his personal feelings on President Barack Obama dominate his current mind state. In his story, “The Ghost of Cornel West,” Dyson goes in on West, writing that their 35-year friendship ended as West’s […]

  • Cornel West Says Ferguson is the’ End of the Age of Obama’ (Watch)

    Nov 30, 14 by EurPublisher 31 Comments

    *One of President Obama‘s biggest haters is going in on him again. In his latest fusillade against the prez, Professor Cornel West, when asked about Ferguson during an appearance on CNN International, said: “Ferguson signifies the end of the age of Obama. It’s a very sad end. We began with tremendous hope and we end […]

  • Cornel West Knocked Down, Arrested During Ferguson Rally (Watch)

    Oct 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 36 Comments

    *Professor Cornel West was knocked down, cuffed and hauled off to jail while demonstrating in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday…and that was his plan all along. The author and activist was in Ferguson as part of the “Ferguson October” rally, which has been attended by over 1,000 protesters. He had participated in peaceful demonstrations at St. […]