Is Malia in a Dorm Named After a Slave Owner?

Posted August 24, 2017 6:58 pm by Bill

Bill in the news: On August 22, former President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle helped their daughter, Malia, move into a dorm at Harvard University. One of the twelve undergraduate dorms is Mather House, named after Increase Mather. He was president of Harvard between 1692 and 1701. Mather was a slaveowner while he was president […]


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