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Forum Post: From Poverty to Prosperity - Cornel West

Posted 1 year ago on Jan. 29, 2013, 12:25 p.m. EST by TrevorMnemonic (5827)
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yZ4A4K18hOk

"Democracy is almost gone. Big money is in the driver's seat. All you need to do is look at the super pacs or the supreme court that is complicit with the corporate takeover." - Cornel West

A great video with Cornel West.

I'm currently reading West and Smiley's book The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto. So far it is a great book and I highly recommend it.

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[-] 2 points by shadz66 (17761) 1 year ago

“All of the blood, sweat and tears that went into producing a Martin Luther King, Jr. generated a brother of such high decency and dignity that you don’t use his prophetic fire for a moment of presidential pageantry without understanding the challenge he represents to all of those in power regardless of what color they are.", from :

CW is so on the button !!! Excellent Forum Post !! Thanx TM !

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