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Who Was W.E.B. Du Bois?

Scholar and activist W.E.B. Du Bois was born on February 23, 1868, in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. In 1895, he became the first African American to earn a Ph.D. from Harvard University. 

Du Bois wrote extensively and was the best known spokesperson for African-American rights during the first half of the 20th century. He co-founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in 1909. Du Bois died in Ghana in 1963.

https://www.biography.com/.amp/people/web-du-bois-9279924

https://youtu.be/bhzPycsmnh4

https://youtu.be/kKXglS90qn4

https://www.poetryoutloud.org/poems-and-performance/poets/detail/w-e-b-du-bois

https://youtu.be/ld0wNaU8pHs

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