VIDEO: Cornel West 'uncertain' of official 9/11 narrative, tells Fox News to 'quit lying'

Timothy Dionisopoulos
Former Reporter

The official government narrative of 9/11 is “uncertain” but Osama Bin Laden was likely involved, Princeton University professor Dr. Cornel West said while speaking at the Million Muslim March in Washington D.C. on Wednesday. 

WATCH: Cornel West claims he's 'uncertain' about 9/11 story, tells Fox News to "quit lying"

West made the response in a video interview with Capitol City Project reporter Joe Schoffstall, after being asked about whether he thought 9/11 was an inside job.

“I just don’t know," he said. "My hunch is that I think Bin Laden certainly had something to do with it. I just try to listen and raise questions and allow them [9/11 truthers] to engage in their investigation but I haven’t spent as much time as they have."

"At this point I’m still uncertain," he added. "I think there might be a possibility but my hunch is that with Bin Laden’s definitive investment, he must of had something to do with it.”

However, West said he sympathizes with the 9/11 Truth Movement’s “distrust in government” adding “I have that distrust too.”

When questioned about the news network Fox News, West responded they need to “quit lying, tell the truth, tell the about poor people, tell the truth about working people, tell the truth.”

He added that Fox News sees "the world through the lens of Wall Street, through the lens of the well-to-do.”

(H/T: Joe Schoffstall)

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Timothy Dionisopoulos

Timothy Dionisopoulos

Former Reporter
Tim Dionisopoulos is a former reporter for Campus Reform and communications editor in the Leadership Institute's Campus Leadership Program. Tim joined Campus Reform in the summer of 2011, and his stories were cited or re-posted on the Daily Mail, the Drudge Report, Fox News, and other national media outlets. Tim graduated in 2011 from Providence College in Rhode Island where he was politically active on campus and in the community.
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