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Henry Louis Gates Arrest

One Year Later, Does the Henry Louis Gates Arrest Mean Anything?

Nathan Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Robinson

The first question the publishing of Charles Ogletree's new book, The Presumption of Guilt , raises is a cynical one. One year later, does the Henry Louis Gates arrest really mean anything?

Henry Louis Gates Arrest 'Avoidable,' Report Says

AP | RUSSELL CONTRERAS and MARK PRATT | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A black Harvard scholar and the white police sergeant who arrested him last July after a confrontation outside his home both ...

Henry Louis Gates Jr. Donates Handcuffs To Smithsonian Black History Museum

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. says he he's donated the handcuffs used on him during his arrest last year outside his home t...

911 Call In Gates Arrest To Be Released By Police

AP | RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The 911 caller who reported two men possibly breaking into the home of black Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. did not de...

Gates: It's Time To 'Move On' From Arrest

AP | RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BOSTON — Black Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. says he's ready to move on from his arrest by a white police officer, hoping to use the enc...

Lawrence O'Donnell: The Stupidity Of The Gates Arrest

TIME | Lawrence O'Donnell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Here is what the absurdist, typically stilted police language of Sergeant James Crowley's official report on his arrest of Harvard Professor Henry Lou...

Gates Arrest: Harvard Professor Considering Lawsuit

The Boston Globe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. said this morning that he has not ruled out the possibility of filing a lawsuit over his arrest las...

Race in America: Comments on the Arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Martha St Jean | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martha St Jean

One commentator said, " I am tired of the race card being played every time a black person is arrested/questioned or anything else that happens with the police."

Henry Louis Gates Jr. Arrested At Cambridge Home

AP | MELISSA TRUJILLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Police responding to a call about "two black males" breaking into a home near Harvard University ended up arresting the man who lives t...