Presentation on theme: "Who is more Significant? William Du Bois or Booker T Washington? LO; To evaluate the outcomes of each man’s actions and determine who had a greater positive."— Presentation transcript:
Who is more Significant? William Du Bois or Booker T Washington? LO; To evaluate the outcomes of each man’s actions and determine who had a greater positive impact on the Black Civil Rights Movement.
Washington or Dubois? Spent two years in Berlin Formed the Niagara Movement in 1905 Formed the NAACP in 1909 Indicted in 1951as an agent for the Soviet Union during McCarthy’s purge and investigated by the FBI Demanded full civil rights First Black to receive a PhD from Harvard University Sought rapid integration Penned inspirational books including The Souls of Black Folk in 1903 Immortalised on a stamp in 1992 Born a slave and freed as a child Never had a bad experience with White People* Head of HE Institute in Tuskegee, taught a practical curriculum in a chicken coop with a leaking roof. Invited to speak the opening to the Atlanta World Fair and made his famous Atlanta Compromise speech. First Black to graduate from Harvard Sought Economic independence for Black People Set up the National Negro Business League to support Black Enterprise Inspirational Book included Up from Slavery Became advisor for many presidents