Derrick Albert Bell Jr. was a Harvard Professor widely known as the originator of the concepts of Critical Race Theory.
While a student at Harvard, Barack Obama studied under Bell.
- ↑ Derrick A. Bell, legal scholar who developed theories on race, dies at 80
- ↑ Derrick Bell threatens to leave Harvard, Obama speaks about Bell at around 6:30
- ↑ Obama’s Harvard law professor challenged U.S. racism, CNN