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W.E.B. Du Bois Remembered

February 23, 2021

On this day in 1868, William Edward Burghardt Du Bois – scholar, writer, editor, and civil rights pioneer – was born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. 

“Education must not simply teach work – it must teach life.”

Read short AWTT biography of Du Bois

More in-depth biography from the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research

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