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#blacklivesmatter | Cornel West | hope | prophets | W. E. B. DuBois

Cornel West and the Principle of Hope

It is worth taking the time to listen to W. E. B. Du Bois’s words from his own mouth. There are dozens of examples on the web of Du Bois addressing the Negro problem, breaking down his Marxist analysis of slavocracy, or advocating for the unity of po...

March 8, 2018

Corey D. B. Walker | Historically Black Colleges and Universities | Charles H. Long | Ella Baker | democracy | human dignity | segregation | Gustavo Gutierrez | W. E. B. DuBois | Booker T. Washington

Fifty Years After Selma: Historically Black Colleges and Universities Create a Moral Vision of Education -- Corey D. B. Walker

“I have always thought what is needed is the development of people who are interested not in being leaders as much as developing leadership among other people.” - Ella J. Baker American higher education is in crisis. Public conversations on th...

March 12, 2015