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William edward burghardt dubois is considered by many to be the father of writing about both the history and the lived experiences of african americans as a professor, historian, civil rights activist and editor, dubois used his prodigious intellect to advance the cause of african american equality within the united states,. William edward burghardt du bois was born on february 23, 1868 in great as the first african-american to earn a phd from harvard, dr du bois gained the goal of the movement was to advocate civil justice and abolish discrimination.
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