Historical Who is Who

DUBOIS, William

1868 - 1963
United States Ghana
LITERATURE, SOCIAL SCIENCE

Joint founder in 1909 of the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People and editor of its magazine Crisis for most of next 25 years. Prolific in articulating the cause of Black enfranchisement and Pan-Africanism in scholarly texts, novels and public demonstrations.  Finally naturalized as a citizen of Ghana 1961. 

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Video

W.E.B. Du Bois - Activist Leader (4 mins) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGOEED_MexI

 

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