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Cornel West on ‘Fault Lines’

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Posted on Mar 12, 2010
Al-Jazeera English

On the most recent episode of Avi Lewis’ “Fault Lines,” Princeton professor Cornel West talks race, class, foreign policy, the global recession, and the current political pressure that is being put upon Barack Obama. —JCL

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By photoshock, March 14, 2010 at 8:30 am Link to this comment

Thank you Avi, for the interview with Dr. Cornel West.
What an eye opening thing to know that Dr. West sees the plight of all suffering mankind, as his impetus for teaching and working.
Dr. West, is one of the luminaries that came out of the 1960’s revolution, where are the luminaries of today going to come from? Let us hope that there are these type of sensitive and responsible people coming up in the world. For now more than ever, we need voices raised, heads held high, that will shine the light of true democracy and freedom on those of the ‘elite ruling class.’

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By gerard, March 13, 2010 at 2:37 pm Link to this comment

“All we have is our words.”  How true!  And what a resource they can be, especially when coming from someone of learning and courage.  Thank you, Cornell West!

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