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...to the fact that it was named after a Ku Klux Klan member. As known, with the peaceful campaign consists of plenty African American students on campus, the building is no longer named Saunders Hall. Individuals can observe through this one example that ideas from Washington, Du Bois, and Garvey were all exemplified in this protest in which it was peaceful, took place on an elite campus, and included Zora Neale Hurston which shows the African American pride that Garvey wanted to convey. The idea of the elite campus shows traits of Du Bois while the peaceful protest represents Washington in which he was passive with his ways of wishing to execute ideas. In looking at today’s population of African Americans and their actions, one can determine and figure out if Washington, Du Bois, and Garvey were success in influencing people of their goals of black self-empowerment.
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