The Daily: [Quote] Cornel West, Addiction and Conviction

But can justice, truth, and love can be superficial, too?


Tavis Smiley & Cornel West Join Forces for New Public Radio Program

Two of America’s most influential and provocative public figures, broadcaster Tavis Smiley and Princeton professor Cornel West have joined forces to co-host a new radio program – Smiley & West – this fall. Building on Tavis’ current popular radio show The Tavis Smiley Show, Smiley & West will integrate their professional and personal relationship to explore contemporary, cutting-edge issues.


We Count! Black Agenda 2010 hosted by Tavis Smiley

“I don’t get mad at the Tea Party because they’re doing what they’re supposed to do and now we’re doing what we’re supposed to do! Since the Civil Rights movement, I’ve never seen Black people so scared. We are the only group of people in this country that didn’t come here voluntarily. We are forced immigrants. We are also the group of people that the American Government made laws against to keep in bondage. It’s time for us to come out of the wilderness.” -Dorothy Tillman