Tag Archives: Cornel West

Cornel West teams up with Ralph Nader in hopes of primarying Obama

From the Washington Post: Liberal activists and academics displeased with the Obama administration’s handling of several issues popular with progressives say they are seeking candidates willing to mount a primary challenge against President Obama next year.

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Tavis Smiley’s beef with Obama: ‘he hasn’t invited me to the White House’ … seriously

If you doubted, even for a second, that the beef between Tavis Smiley and his friend and “poverty tour” partner Dr. Cornel West and President Obama was strictly personal, doubt it no more.

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Really, Cornel West?

Cornel West could teach a class … in how not to gain credibility as a civic activist.

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Smiley and West strike again: ‘I love mascots, I love puppets’

The dynamic duo of emo progressivism take the airwaves at CNN, telling Piers Morgan and re-open their Barack Obama dis-fest. Watch: Full story at RawStory.

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