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Cornel West

Princeton University Professor Dr. Cornel West listens during at a “Taking power back from banks for consumers, and the fight against poverty” event on Jan. 12, 2012 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Cornel West: ‘We Can’t Just Shed Tears On The Vanilla Side Of Town’

Princeton University Cornel West says society needs to start caring about children of color getting killed in urban areas like they do for the kids gunned down in the Newtown school shooting.

12/28/2012