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Dubois school poster - PRESS CRITICISES SPEECH Of DUBOIS Recent Attack...
PRESS CRITICISES SPEECH Of DUBOIS Recent Attack on Booker T Washington Meets With ' Disfavor BOSTON POST COMMENTS nanaaaaanaiW . - Says Attack on Educator in "Hub Gty Arouses No Favorable Comment Comment in the North. """""" Special to Tit Nrw You Act. Boston,; Mass., March 9. Last week W. E. B. Dubois addressed a small and none too appreciative audience in this city, and, judging from his remarks, the subject of his talk was "Booker T. Washington." That the majority of his hearers did not coincide with what he said was shown by the silence and frigid manner in which his utterances were received received by the few present' . Many comments have been made by the daily press of Boston relative to the attitude taken by Prof. Dubois toward Dr. Washington, and every paper has seen fit to censure the former for what is considered an act of indiscretion on his part. , The Boston Post in particular criticized criticized Prof. Dubois severely for his speech, declaring that such an attack arouses no favorable comment in the North. Following is the Post editorial : "It must be rather disquieting to tb true friends of the Negro to e-se e-se e-se sirs of a growing breach between Professor W. E. B. Dubois and Booker T. Washington. Washington. There suould be no such estrangement, for each has his place in the development of the colored people and each fills it admirably. Dr. Dubois, the most eloquent and cultured of his i ace, trains the highest type of m "d the Negro student presents at Atlanta University. University. Booker Washington, the m.ist energetic man of affairs and ablest executive, executive, builds up character and the power to do useful work. Why should their ideals conflict? "Dubois' recent attack on Washington

Clipped from The New York Age10 Mar 1910, ThuPage 1

The New York Age (New York, New York)10 Mar 1910, ThuPage 1
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