Cross-posted from the KeyWiki Blog
Several key figures on the black left and Louis Farrakan of the Nation of Islam, gathered Saturday, March 20, 2010 for the “We Count! The Black Agenda is the American Agenda” Conference in Chicago.
The conversation was moderated by Tavis Smiley. Invited panelists included former Obama adviser Cornel West and Michael Eric Dyson , both of , current senior Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett, leftist Jesse Jackson, Louis Farrakhan, far left California Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Tom Burrell, Marc Morial, Ben Jealous of the NAACP and the ever controversial Al Sharpton.
Louis Farrakan asserts very forcefully, that president Obama does not run America but was selected for the role. To Farrakan, Black America will only get any crumbs from the table through the power of organization.
In this tape Farrakan questions who selected Obama and expounds on the future of a declining America… (Continue Reading)