Price and Monroe discussed Bernie Sander’s relationship with Cornell West, Black Lives Matter and the black vote, their opinions on Straight Outta Compton, the Pope’s planned visit to Cuba and the United States, and more on Boston Public Radio.
He needs to take a crash course in black people 101…and no better person to give him that education than Cornell West…There really is a generational divide in terms of the Hillary vote here. You’ll have a lot of older, mostly women, who will vote for her, for a lot of reasons, sound and unsound. But for a younger generation, she does not resonate at all, so Bernie has an opportunity. It was brilliant to be at a historically black college, to plant yourself there, and say—without having to say—that black lives matter.