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Happy Birthday, W.E.B. Du Bois!

Let us remember the life and legacy of the great American writer, historian, journalist, professor, activist, philosopher, and race theorist W.E.B. Du Bois, born on February 23, 1868. 716 more words

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“Either America will destroy ignorance or ignorance will destroy the United States”

“Either America will destroy ignorance or ignorance will destroy the United States”

— W.E.B. Dubois, American, sociologist, historian, activist, author, editor


The Genius of W.E.B. DuBois

W.E.B DuBois, William Edward Burghardt, was born on February 23, 1868, in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. Growing up, DuBois lived in a predominantly white neighborhood and identified himself as a Mulato. 312 more words

Social Media Mocks Education Dept. For Misspelled Tweets

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department is getting social media criticism after misspelling the name of a prominent African-American sociologist — and then mistyping again when apologizing for the error. 287 more words

Betsy DeVos Ed. Department Can't Spell In Tweets - Even Misspells Apology

Sunday the US Department of Education put out a tweet that misspelled the name of W.E.B. DuBois.

Then they put out a corrected tweet.

Then they put out a tweet to apologize. 54 more words

Artist a Day Challenge (10): W.E.B Du Bois, Writer, Scholar, Artist?

“It’s a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one’s self through the eye of others, of measuring one’s soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity.” … 530 more words