Civil Rights Activist, Scholar W.E.B. Du Bois Passed Away 49 Years Ago Today

August 27, 2012   // 0 Comments

By D.L. Chandler Celebrated civil rights activist, scholar, and Pan-Africanist Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois (pictured) and his dedication to racial equality for African Americans marks him as one of Black America’s most-visible and treasured icons. Graduating from famed Harvard University and becoming the first African-American to earn a doctorate, Dr. Du Bois would later become one of the co-founders of ...

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