Obama has invited Sgt. James Crowley left and Prof. After the arrest of Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates spiraled into a national debate about race, President Obama is hoping to take things down a notch with a casual meeting at the White House. The president is scheduled to meet Thursday evening with Professor Gates and the arresting officer - Sgt.
Young Bill Gates Was an Angry Office Bully
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Ironically, I was talking to a student about my experience interviewing Dr. Gates for my dissertation right before I saw the story on CNN. I actually know where Gates lives. Auburn St. I have a few prof friends who live near there.
Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Wouldn't it be entirely fair to note that Gates has always sort of had a racial chip on his shoulder? For example, the Wikipedia entry for his bio indicates that Gates wrote this on his application to attend Yale as an undergraduate: "As always, whitey now sits in judgment of me, preparing to cast my fate. It is your decision either to let me blow with the wind as a nonentity or to encourage the development of self.
Henry Louis " Skip " Gates Jr. He rediscovered the earliest African-American novels, long forgotten, and has published extensively on appreciating African-American literature as part of the Western canon. In addition to producing and hosting previous series on the history and genealogy of prominent American figures, since Gates has been host of the television series Finding Your Roots on PBS. It combines the work of expert researchers in genealogy, history, and genetics historic research to tell guests about their ancestors' lives and histories.