By Ann Brown
The 2020 presidential election has yet to be officially certified, but that hasn’t stopped civil rights activist Dr. Cornel West from warning people about the upcoming Joe Biden-Kamala Harris White House.
West, a scholar, philosopher and constant critic of President Barack Obama during his two terms, said in a recent speech that a Biden-controlled White House could bring back some of Obama’s policies, especially since Biden served for eight years as Obama’s vice president.
Tweeting recently about Obama’s latest memoir, “A Promise Land.” West wrote, “Obama’s #APromisedLand shows how he got there & left most of his people behind. It shatters any lingering illusions of him being a fighting Joshua & shows his captivity to Wall Street greed, Pentagon militarism & refusal to confront massive Black social misery & U.S. poverty!”
A video clip of West’s Nov. 9 Zoom speech accompanied the tweet. He spoke on the topic, “Where Do We Go From Here?” for Buffalo, New Click here to read entire article