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February 23 in freethought history…

February 23, 1868 - Author, academic and African-American activist W. E. B. Du Bois is born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. He was a co-founder of the NAACP and the author of such highly regarded works as The Souls of Black Folk … Continue reading

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August 27 in freethought history…

August 27, 1963 – Author, academic and African-American activist W. E. B. Du Bois dies in Ghana, aged 95. He was a co-founder of the NAACP and the author of such highly regarded works as The Souls of Black Folk and Black Reconstruction in … Continue reading

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