Dr. Cornel West Tells Us About Race, Values and Lives Worth Living

Dr. Cornel West Tells Us About Race, Values and Lives Worth Living


Watch Dr. Cornel West’s keynote speech at our Diversity-Management Best Practices From the Best of the Best Learning Sessions and Special Awards Dinner.

Dr. Cornel West gives his keynote speech at our Diversity-Management Best Practices From the Best of the Best Learning Sessions and Special Awards Dinner event. Dr. West is the author ofDemocracy Matters and Race Matters.

Video Minutes

0:01:07 Remembering Reverend Willie P. Cooke

0:01:55 What Does It Mean to Be Human

0:05:27 Have Courage

0:09:39 Engage in Dialogue

0:12:15 Be an Original

0:14:38 Ignore Distractions

0:16:20 Connect With the Past

0:18:15 Go Beyond Discourse

0:20:17 Love and Justice

0:21:24 Show Compassion

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