Cornel West Quote: “Black prophetic fire is the hypersensitivity…”

Black prophetic fire is the hypersensitivity to the suffering of others that generates a righteous indignation that results in the willingness to live and die for freedom.

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Name: Cornel West
Profession: Educator
Nationality: American
Birthday: June 2, 1953
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