Compare And Contrast Booker T. Washington And W. E. B. Dubois

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The two most important African American Leaders of the early twentieth century were Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois. Furthermore, these two leaders had different ideas about how African-Americans should fight for their rights. Washington was born a slave who struggled to get an education and after became a school teacher. He founded Tuskegee Institute in Alabama. In fact, a vocational college for African-American. By the time Theodore Roosevelt was the president and other white leaders of the early twenty century supported Washington’s efforts to train African American as farmer, and skilled workers. Booker T. Washington ideology was that African Americans should concentrate on obtaining job skills and career education farming, building
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