Cornel West: “Working People Are Beaten Down”

Should America have elected Dr. Cornel West, and not Goldman Sachs’ favourite Barack H. Obama? Certainly, Cornel West has voiced many of the same concerns as I have: namely, that Obama’s concerns are not the concerns of society at large, but of a very small segment of society. Bankers, wealthy bureaucrats and middle-men, corrupt politicians. Certainly he can be no worse than Bush. But, to twist a popular adage, let’s not let the slightly-better-than-Bush be the enemy of the good. From The Daily Mail:

Obama is a black mascot of Wall Street oligarchs and a black puppet of corporate plutocrats.

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