One of my teachers (ideologically speaking), Dr. Cornel West, gave his annual speech at the St. Sabina Church in Chicago Illinois. The speech was given on Sunday, February 11th, as part of a Black History Month celebration.
"The two parties have combined against us to nullify our power by a ‘gentleman's agreement' of non-recognition, no matter how we vote ... May God write us down as asses if ever again we are found putting our trust in either the Republican or the Democratic Parties." -- W.E.B. DuBois (1922)