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Walter White became the President of the NAACP in 1932. In 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected. He promised a “New Deal” for everyone. W.E.B. DuBois continued to fight for the opportunities for blacks to be included.
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.
W.E.B. DuBois moved to New York in 1910 and joined the NAACP to head the magazine that fought against Jim Crow. In 1915, The Klansman was made into a movie, The Birth of a Nation. The Ku Klux Klan was reborn at that time. DuBois said that blacks had made little progress under Booker T. […]
W.E.B. DuBois was a rival of Booker T. Washington. W.E.B. DuBois wrote The Souls of Black Folks in 1903. His book was very much against the Jim Crow system, and against people like Booker T. Washington.
W.E.B. DuBois worked for the early beginnings of the NAACP. He headed a magazine that fought against Jim Crow. in 1915, The Clansman was made into a movie, The Birth of a Nation. The Ku Klux Klan was reborn.