Cornel West

Bernie Sanders Kicks off HBCU Tour Today

The Democratic presidential nominee makes his first stop at South Carolina State University. 

Cornel West and Questlove Talk About Black Revolution and Blues Music

The two discussed what they know best: politics and music.

Cornel West Explains Why He Won't Stop Criticism of Obama

It was the latest public discussion in bell hooks’ scholar-in-residence series at The New School.

Cornel West Calls Out Obama's Hypocrisy on Ferguson

‘The hypocrisy is overwhelming there. Spare me.’

Cornel West Calls Edward Snowden the 'John Brown' of National Security

The man at the center of the US spying scandal has plenty of supporters.

Cornel West Explains Why it Bothers Him Obama Took Oath Using MLK's Bible

At a poverty-reduction forum last week, Princeton professor Cornel West said he was “upset” after learning that Barack Obama was being sworn in on Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Bible.