In this clip from Astra Taylor's 2008 documentary 'An Examined Life' Dr Cornel West talks about how philosophy is about "learning how to die." The whole documentary is excellent, one of my old favorites but Dr Cornel West steals the show for me. Check it out if you want to challenge your "unarticulated presuppositions."
Why I Didn't Interview Cornel West
In an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's 'I have a dream' speech, Cornel West took the microphone to call Al Sharpton a "house negro on the Obama plantation." Is the Princeton Professor helping the fight for racial equality, or simply promoting himself?