There’s something intellectually perverse in a white American Jew reading this West piece and asking, “How does this offend me?”
After criticism by Cornel West — which was amplified by white nationalists like Richard Spencer — Ta-Nehisi Coates quit Twitter.
Cornel West says a new law denying entry to foreigners who call for a boycott of Israel or the settlements shows the BDS movement is gaining strength — and Israel is “panicking.”
WASHINGTON (JTA) — Cornel West, whose appointment by Bernie Sanders to the Democratic Party platform drafting committee raised pro-Israel hackles, said he is endorsing the Green Party candidate for the presidency. “I am supporting Jill Stein,” the philosopher wrote Thursday in The Guardian. “I have a deep love for my brother Bernie Sanders, but I…
In its last round of debates, the Democratic Party once again refused to insert language seen as pro-Palestinian into its platform.
Bernie Sanders’s representative Cornel West induced an Israel debate among Democrats, but changes to the party platform are unlikely.
Cornel West asked why American Democrats give Trump-like figures such as Avigdor Lieberman a pass while testifying at the Democratic National Committee’s foreign policy hearing.
Academic and author Cornel West, an outspoken critic of Israel, will remain as a speaker at a UCLA conference despite protests from the campus Jewish community