Posts Tagged ‘Henry Louis Gates’

Video | Cuba: The Next Revolution

In Cuba, Harvard professor, Henry Gates, explores the culture, religion, politics and music of this island and how race and racism have fared since Fidel Castro’s Communist revolution in 1959.

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Mexico and Peru: The Black Grandma in the Closet

In Mexico and Peru, Professor Gates explores the almost unknown history of each country’s black population—the two countries together received far more slaves than did the United States.

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Video | Brazil: A Racial Paradise?

In Brazil, Professor Henry Gates delves behind the façade of Carnival to discover how this ‘rainbow nation’ is waking up to its legacy as the world’s largest slave economy.

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