If you've never seen or heard Dr. West, here's two videos previously posted on this blog.
Monday, October 17, 2011
Dr. Cornel West - Arrested at the Supreme Court
Professor Dr. Cornel West was arrested on the steps of the Supreme Court yesterday. In the video below Dr. West denounces the Supreme Court for making decisions empowering corporations. Holding a sign "Poverty is the Greatest Violence of All", Dr. West also noted that "if Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were alive today, he would be on Freedom Plaza".