Analysis Of Marcus Garvey, Booker T. Washington, W. E. B.

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The 1920s were a crossroads for African Americans, just freed from de jure slavery but still under the very yoke of oppression they were looking for the path that would give them true freedom not only from their former slave masters but the freedom to live a full and equal life in America. In search of these answers the black world of the 1920s nominated three philosophers and educators, not by trade but by right, to lead them to true freedom, equality, and progress, those are Marcus Garvey, Booker T. Washington, and W.E.B. Dubois. And these three had drastically different viewpoints on how the black race should develop and grow within, or outside of, America. Marcus Garvey, the father of modern Black Nationalism, saw black salvation as something
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