Book Discussion on Democracy Matters

Professor West talked about his book Democracy Matters: Winning the Fight Against Imperialism, published by Penguin Books. In the… read more

Professor West talked about his book Democracy Matters: Winning the Fight Against Imperialism, published by Penguin Books. In the sequel to his book Race Matters, the author takes a critical look at the current state of democracy in America. Cornel West argued that lawmakers abuse their power and should consider taking a more humane approach when governing a society. After the discussion, the author answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Erin Breen Fellow Claremont McKenna College->Atheneum
  • Cornel West Professor Princeton University->Religion and African Amer.Studies

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Book Discussion on Democracy Matters

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Program ID:
183548-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Claremont, California, United States
First Aired:
Oct 18, 2004
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2004

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  • Oct 18, 2004 | 6:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2004 | 6:54pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 26, 2004 | 6:54am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 2004 | 5:27pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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