Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: October 7, 2014 Price: $25.95
In an accessible, conversational format, Cornel West, with distinguished scholar Christa Buschendorf, provides a fresh perspective on six revolutionary African American leaders: Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Ella Baker, Malcolm X, and Ida B. Wells. In dialogue with Buschendorf, West examines the impact of these...
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Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: May 25, 2001 Price: $20.00
The fundamental litmus test for American democracy-its economy, government, criminal justice system, education, mass media, and culture-remains: how broad and intense are the arbitrary powers used and deployed against black people. In this sense, the problem of the twenty-first century remains the problem of the color line. --from the new Preface
Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: January 27, 1999 Price: $19.00
“Cornel West is one of the most authentic, brilliant, prophetic, and healing voices in America today” - Marian Wright Edelman
Nine of America’s most influential artists, scholars, and public figures-Maya Angelou, Bill Bradley, Harry Belafonte, Patricia Williams, Wynton Marsalis, Charlayne Hunter-Gault, James Washington, James Forbes, and Haki Madhubuti-talk with Cornel West about...
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