- Sanders is a Democratic candidate for president of the United States.
- Appearing with Sanders will be Cornel West, an activist, public intellectual and frequent commentator on political and social issues. West is a professor of philosophy and Christian Practice at Union Theological Seminary and is a professor emeritus at Princeton University.
Winthrop University, "U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders Makes Appearance at Winthrop for Rock Hill Rally" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 164.