Black People Politics : cornel west v obama on the TV machine

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    Cornell West,straight shot with no chaser. Harsh words,yet the honest truth. These types of debates are healthy.
     
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    Does the fact the West has never taught at a Black college make a difference?
     
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    not here. west' points are correct irregardless of his personal failings.
     
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    is it Obama's fault? or the fault of the Democrats who don't support his initialives? such as the Dems who blocked the public option?
     
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    both, IMO. obama did not put up a fight he just gave it up.
     
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    west made some valid points...i must agree
    but like the woman said in the video...it seems kinda personal...
    hmmm....

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    how are you trying to keep MLK's dream alive when you are mostly helping white folks in terms of teaching them how to think critically in regard to politics(princeton)...

    he has some good points but it's hard not to see him as a self serving individual with this latest media blitz on obama....imho

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    :time: even a broke clock is right twice a day.......
     
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