Saturday, November 22, 2008

Weekend Reflection: Cornel West on How 9-11 "Niggerized" White America



I am working on a post related to Obama and the "post-racial" moment for next week. Until then, here is one of my favorite Cornel West speeches. As a rule I can be hard on Black public intellectuals, but Brother West is straight fire on this one. Truly, on top of his game.

One more, this time a discussion of the internalized White supremacy common to many people of color, as well as the sickness that is racism in White America:



Till Monday...

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Brother West...

Devega, are you an Alpha! Say it ain't so!!! JK!

blackwomenblowthetrumpet.blogspot.com said...

Hey there...

Cornell West is OFF the chain!

No ifs ands or buts about it!!

Kit (Keep It Trill) said...

Thanks for turning us on to these. I'm checking him out at YouTube now; he has a whole series of them.

BTW, I passed on an award to you. Congrats, and see my post today for details.

Torrance Stephens - All-Mi-T said...

had a good time with CW when were in Ethiopia together