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  1. 'How Cornel West went from liberal media darling to pariah.'Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | NA Confidential

    Granted, local Democrats won't find it easy to tear themselves away from luxurious development plans and Sunday afternoon chain restaurant excursions, but in their spare time, perhaps a few minutes of Cornel West might help reorient their Gahanized inner compasses. The essay is excerpted here.

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  2. Screening of 'Charlottesville: Our Streets' three months after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Powhatan Today

    ... neo-Nazis parading unexpectedly on the UVa campus on Aug. 11, the same night noted professor and activist Cornel West helped lead an interfaith prayer service at St. Paul's Memorial Church. The film then follows clergy, peace activists and ...

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  3. Former UNT hoops standout Earl King to sign book at homecomingRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and other issues minority children face and has been endorsed by several prominent figures, including Dr. Cornel West, a professor of the practice of public philosophy at Harvard. It is available on Amazon. King played for UNT from 1973-76 and went ...

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  4. Nation-Now 20 mins ago 6:18 p.m.Antifa: Who are they and what does the movement want?Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 4 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... the goal of fascism is to exterminate the vast majority of human beings." Political activist and author Cornel West, speaking to Amy Goodman on the program Democracy Now about the clashes in Charlottesville, said antifa intervened when the ...

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  5. Inside a Brooklyn firm designing for the 99 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Curbed

    Why did two New York City architects recently jump on a commuter train to Princeton, New Jersey, to visit public intellectual Cornel West? To duke it out-with their minds, of course. "Cornel West once wrote an article about architecture saying it wasn't as powerful [a medium] as music," explains Everardo Jefferson, who, with his partner in work and life, Sara Caples, founded New York architecture firm Caples Jefferson .

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  6. Sticks and Stones: Free Speech and Punching PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Counterpunch

    ... some actions of such groups in Charlottesville, like the defense of non-violent protestors as experienced by Cornel West and reported by Melinda Henneberger and Dahlia Lithwick, to be admirable. Other actions, like the chasing and beating of unarmed ...

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  7. NPR host Shankar Vedantam visits U.Va. to discusses implicit biasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 26 | Cavalier Daily

    ... that this is their community," Pilnik said. "So when we have speakers like Shankar, when we have speakers like Cornel West, you provide that breadth of experience and that voice and perspective." First-year Engineering student Kymberli Segres said ...

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    Wednesday Oct 25 | Washington Times

    ... still ought to be the law of the land after all this time. On March 14, 2017, Dr. Robert George and Dr. Cornel West, high-profile scholars from opposite ends of the political spectrum, published a statement in support of truth seeking, democracy and ...

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  9. Hope Is The Consequence of ActionRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Feld Thoughts

    ... focus is on today and tomorrow). In the middle of the discussion. David mentioned a quote that he attributed to Cornel West and Roberto Unger from their 1998 book titled The Future of American Progressivism . The quote, which is the title of this ...

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  10. Spursa Popovich labels Trump a a soullessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... their shame most of all." In January, Zirin was part of a panel that included Popovich and civil rights activist Cornel West that addressed high school students at the Carver Community Cultural Center.

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    Oct 4, 2017 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... vitality and brooding awareness - their desires to be. Inevitable death is what the writer/social critic Cornel West believes makes us human - living, striving and suffering in the face of the unavoidable end. The replicants here know this feeling. ...

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  12. Radical Race Author, Trump-Hater Ta-Nehisi Coates Fulsomely Lauded in New York TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | NewsBusters.org

    ... of his generation, joining predecessors including Ms. Morrison, Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., and Dr. Cornel West.... His new book, "We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy," traces this ascent. In it, he collects articles he wrote for ...

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  13. Profile: Ta-Nehisi Coates and the Making of a Public IntellectualRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... of his generation, joining predecessors including Ms. Morrison, Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., and Dr. Cornel West. "He's a rock star," said Dr. Nell Irvin Painter, professor emeritus of American history at Princeton University, adding that Mr. ...

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  14. Sheriff Brown Has Been Waiting for a President Like TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | The Daily Nexus

    From California to Virginia, white supremacists have terrorized communities as Americans have watched in dismay. The most recent attack occurred at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville when hundreds of Klansmen and Neo-Nazis chanting, "Jew will not replace us," and "White lives matter," The torch-wielding white nationalists attacked students en route to St. Paul's Memorial Church where civil rights leaders Cornel West and Traci Blackmon were addressing an interfaith community of Black Lives Matter activists.

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  15. Cornel West Blasts Trump For NFL Protest Comments: 'Get Off the Symbolic Crack Pipe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Mediaite.com

    Donald Trump is engaging in with NFL players for protesting racial injustice by kneeling during the national anthem. With the president devoting more tweets and discussion to the topic today, CNN brought on well-known activist and professor Cornel West to talk about the issue.

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  16. Cornel West: Trump needs to 'get off the symbolic crack...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | The Raw Story

    In discussing President Donald Trump's "anthem tantrum" comments against athletes who choose to protest police brutality on the field, famed philosopher Dr. Cornel West said the president is acting like he's on crack.

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  17. Another famous activist also took a knee, 50 years before KaepernickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Salon

    ... lens of history that focuses on his egalitarianism and his mission of peace. Some, including Princeton professor Cornel West, claim that many white people ignore the version of MLK that makes them uncomfortable - the activist who demanded prompt ...

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  18. Dr. Cornel West: A Real-Life SuperheroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... his courage to the people. Through him, we examine our history and explore possibilities for a new paradigm. Cornel West is dedicated and loyal to the life of the mind and the world of ideas. This is evident in the thousands of books that are in his ...

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  19. At Harvard, education through athleticsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... with civil rights activist Harry Edwards, sportscaster James Brown, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and philosopher Cornel West. "It's the kind of thing you come to Harvard for," the 6-foot-7 forward for the Crimson basketball team said. "Growing up, I ...

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  20. When is violence acceptable?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... So, what good can come from using violence against white supremacists? In the aftermath of Charlottesville, Dr. Cornel West stated that he and his fellow clergy members would have been "crushed like cockroaches" if it were not for the anarchists and ...

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