Three black visionaries offered different solutions to the problem. Washington represents in Negro thought the old attitude of adjustment and submission; but adjustment at such a peculiar time as to make his programme unique. While, then, criticism has not failed to follow Mr.
Although they both wanted improvement in the quality of life for the black Americans of their time, Washington focused greatly on economic prosperity while DuBois took the more radical stance and strove for complete integration and equality in all spheres of life.
Now in the past the American Negro has had instructive experience in the choosing of group leaders, founding thus a peculiar dynasty which in the light of present conditions is worth while studying.
The most prominent and outspoken of these was W. Washington has not always been of this broad character. What they heard him say was that there would be no push for social, economic, and political equality from African Americans.
He believed in education in the crafts, industrial work and farming skills. This triple paradox in Mr. The speech was, at first, enthusiastically embraced by most African Americans, especially those of the middle and working classes.
Washington with his third wife Margaret and two sons, Ernest, left and Booker T. At the center of Tuskegee Universitythe Booker T. Terrorist organizations like the Ku Klux Klan could, and did, burn out or lynch any blacks they thought were getting out of line, with no fear of judicial consequences.
But when to earth and brute is added an environment of men and ideas, then the attitude of the imprisoned group may take three main forms, — a feeling of revolt and revenge; an attempt to adjust all thought and action to the will of the greater group; or, finally, a determined effort at self-realization and self-development despite environing opinion.
This labor strife was one of the causes of the Red Summer ofa horrific series of race riots across America, in which over African Americans were killed in over 30 cities.
It was bolder, had more ring, and lasted later into the night. He simply wishes to make it possible for a man to be both a Negro and an American, without being cursed and spit upon by his fellows, without having the doors of Opportunity closed roughly in his face.
Possibly the greatest difference between the two were their political views. At the same time, he secretly funded litigation for civil rights cases, such as challenges to southern constitutions and laws that had disenfranchised blacks across the South since the turn of the century.
By the time Booker T. The other class of Negroes who cannot agree with Mr.
A year later, Armstrong nominated Washington to head a new school in Tuskegee, Alabama, for the training of black teachers, farmers, and skilled workers. But we never went to the W.
Then, as the black community proved its value to whites, and earned their respect by advancing toward parity with them in terms of practical skills and accumulated wealth, the shackles of prejudice, discrimination, and segregation would fall away naturally over time.
Malcolm X broke from the muslims and founded a rival organization opposing separation. He urged black Americans to join the workforce, saying that the American south needed their skills and work ethic. Washington, a broad system of Negro common schools supplemented by thorough industrial training; but they are surprised that a man of Mr.
Between 40 and African Americans were massacred by whites, primarily due to resentment caused by St.In the early years of the 20th century, Booker T.
Washington, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Marcus Garvey developed competing visions for the future of African Americans. Ferchaw Pd. 4/5 DBQ for Booker T.
Washington vs. W.E.B. Du Bois The Strategies of Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois: Uncovered The time period of to was a period in history when the people of the Black race were being granted a free status, but equality, on the other hand, was not an option to some higher white officials.
Two great leaders of the black community in the late 19th and early 20th centuries were W.E.B. DuBois and Booker T. Washington. However, they sharply disagreed on strategies for black social and economic progress.
Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois both were huge influences to civil rights, one founding what we know today as the NAACP and the other spoke of a philosophy known as the Atlanta Compromise.
Booker T. Washington has a compelling story of sorts.
He. Two great leaders of the black community in the late 19th and early 20th centuries were W.E.B. DuBois and Booker T. Washington. However, they sharply disagreed. Mikayla Ferchaw Pd.
4/5 DBQ for Booker T. Washington vs. W.E.B. Du Bois The Strategies of Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois: Uncovered The time period of to was a period in history when the people of the Black race were being granted a free status, but equality, on the other hand, was not an option to some higher white officials.Download