Amid Dr. Michael Eric Dyson's recent controversial profile "The Ghost Dr. Cornel West" in the New Republic, West says he wants to focus on "what really matters" and that he will not be distracted by anyone attempting to assassinate his character.
Georgetown professor published a scathing 9,000-plus word piece attacking his former friend and mentor.
Former NY mayor sympathizes with grand jurors in Wilson case.
President Obama provides updates on investigation into Michael Brown shooting.
Is there a dearth of Black public intellectuals?
Jason Riley says MSNBC's Black hosts were hired to race-bait.