How Did Booker T Washington The Atlanta Compromise

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In 1895, Booker T. Washington mad an agreement known as the Atlanta Compromise. This was an agreement that stated that African Americans would be under white rule politically in order for them to recieve a more advanced education and due process in law. This meant that the African Americans needed to remain quiet in order for the whites to continue funding them. W.E.B Du Bois criticized Washington and did not agree with this compromise as he saw it as giving up to the white race. He believeed that Booker T. Washington was asking the African Americans to release their privillages. such as their political power. He stated that Washington was leading the Negros into opression. Du Bois claimed that if the African Americans had no politcal rights,
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