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W.E.B. Du Bois
Educator, Civil Rights Activist, Journalist / 1868 - 1963
W.E.B. Du Bois was one of the most important African-American activists during the first half of the 20th century. He co-founded the NAACP and supported Pan-Africanism.
Alain LeRoy Locke
Educator, Philosopher, Scholar, Anti-War Activist, Economist, Literary Critic, Political Scientist, Journalist, Sociologist / 1864 - 1920
Max Weber was a 19th century German sociologist and one of the founders of modern sociology. He wrote The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism in 1905.
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profile name: W.E.B. Du Bois profile occupation: Educator, Civil Rights Activist, Journalist
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profile name: Karl Marx profile occupation: Historian, Economist, Journalist
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profile name: Max Weber profile occupation: Educator, Philosopher, Scholar, Anti-War Activist, Economist, Literary Critic, Political Scientist, Journalist, Sociologist
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profile name: Alain LeRoy Locke profile occupation: Educator, Philosopher, Scholar, Journalist
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profile name: Leo Szilard profile occupation: Physicist
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profile name: Karen Horney profile occupation: Academic, Psychologist, Journalist
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