Tag Archive | #FiskUniversity
W.E.B. DuBois was a very vocal critic of Fisk University, once it sold itself out to it’s financial backers. Learn about the role that Fisk University played in shaping the minds of blacks.
In 1919, there was a lynching of an African American, every 4 days in the South. It was outright terrorism! In 1922, the NAACP started writing in detail about the rampant lynchings that were going on. Fisk University was very instrumental in giving blacks a place to be educated and a platform to fight back […]