July 22, 2009
Skip Gates voiced the outrage of many African-Americans, but some believe outrage is still dangerous. What do you think?
July 22, 2009
Henry Louis Gates knows the rules. He knows them so well that he writes books about them for a living. So why did he lose his cool?
July 21, 2009
Dr. Gates' Neighbors were surprised by his outrage. It's amazing how many Americans still live under a racist rock.
May 14, 2009
Henry Louis Gates, Jr,. editor of THE ROOT, has been awarded the 2009 Ralph Lowell Award, public television’s most prestigious honor. Announced today by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Lowell Award is intended to celebrate an individual's outstanding accomplishments and lifelong contributions to the development of public broadcasting.
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