POLITICAL COMMENTARY: “Cornel West: Unlike Bernie Sanders, I’m Not Convinced the Democratic Party Can Be Reformed” / Democracy Now! / Amy Goodman ☮

In the wake of Donald Trump’s election victory over Hillary Clinton, some progressives are now pushing a shake up of the Democratic Party’s leadership in efforts to reform the party. But Dr. Cornel West says the Democratic Party can’t be reformed. During the Democratic primary, West endorsed Bernie Sanders. Sanders later picked him to serve on the Democratic platform committee. After Hillary Clinton won the nomination, West made headlines when he endorsed Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein.

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