Archive for April 18th, 2015

Cornel West: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr – video

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Cornel West: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Streamed live on Jan 15, 2015

Cornel West, Ph.D.; Professor, Union Theological Seminary; Author, Black Prophetic Fire.
In conversation with Van Jones, President and Founder, Dream Corps Unlimited

Praised by The New York Times for his “ferocious moral vision” and hailed by Newsweek as “an elegant prophet with attitude,” Dr. Cornel West bridges the gap between black and white opinion about the country’s problems. As a leading voice in societal commentary, Dr. West marched in civil rights demonstrations, taught at Yale, Harvard, and Princeton and is currently a professor at Union Theological Seminary.

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EUSI KWAYANA CELEBRATES 90 WITH VIRTUAL LOYA JORGA

BLACK STALIN – NOTHING COME EASY

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EUSI KWAYANA CELEBRATES 90 WITH VIRTUAL LOYA JORGA

By Waltie Ainsworth

Recently, April 4, 2015 Eusi Kwayana celebrated his 90th birthday and fielded electronic communications and greetings from friends, family, compatriots and former students alike in the comfort of his home in California.

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Mr. Kwayana, formerly known as Sydney King, is originally from Buxton and has been a staple in the political arena. He was a founder member of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) and the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), and a member of the PNC.  Two decades ago when the PPP ascended to power, Kwayana brushed up his passport and literally walked away from the love of all his associates, students and friends. Continue reading