Henry Louis Gates
Senator Bernie Sanders and comedian Larry David appeared on the PBS Show, ‘Finding Your Roots’ and were shocked to find that they are distantly related.
The Harvard professor explores 200,000 years of history in PBS series.
He also said Obama's race factored into why Republicans were so intent on blocking his agenda.
"Is that ever going to end? I doubt it. But it will get better. We have to make the effort. In order to become better citizens
The Harvard professor and historian broke down the divide in this year's election.
Finding Your Roots Looks to Find Its Footing, Again, After Misstep on Affleck's Slave-Owning Ancestor
One of the last TV shows you'd expect to find dusting itself off from a small, but embarrassing content-suppression scandal would be Finding Your Roots, Professor Henry L. Gates's genealogy program on PBS.
This landmark coffee table tome, Picturing Frederick Douglass, proves that Douglass was over a century ahead of his time by permitting himself to be photographed, canonized and ultimately loved by photographers' lenses.
Glenn Beck may not be a card carrying member of the Klan, but he rarely hesitates to pander to the racial antipathies of his viewing public!
Season 3 of the popular show, hosted and produced by Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., was put on hold until certain measures were implemented.
We can probably expect an interlude between the next seasons of Who Do You Think You Are? and Finding Your Roots, and the duration of that lull will hinge largely on how PBS chooses to balance and accommodate the sometimes competing goals of content accuracy and viewer demand.