Amiri Baraka, Cont’d (Jared Ball’s Take: Check The 2008 Debate!)

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This debate is still fascinating because it shows how the never-ending pragmatism of Black politics in America always counters ideology. At least, that’s my view, coming from Newark, a place that, once upon a time, tried to combine both Black Power and practical politics.

(ASIDE: Speaking of Newark and politics, I found this interesting.)

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