Ida b wells-barnett, née ida bell wells (born july 16, 1862, holly springs, mississippi, us—died march 25, 1931, chicago, illinois), african american journalist who led an antilynching crusade in the united states in the 1890s. Ida bell wells (july 16, 1862 to march 25, 1931), better known as ida b wells, was an african-american journalist, abolitionist and feminist who led an anti-lynching crusade in the united states in the 1890s. Ida b wellsida bell wells-barnett (july 16, 1862 – march 25, 1931) was an african-american journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist, sociologist, and an early leader in the civil rights movement. Ida bell wells-barnett (july 16, 1862 – march 25, 1931), more commonly known as ida b wells, was an african-american journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist, sociologist, feminist, georgist, and an early leader in the civil rights movement. Tion for ida b wells’s life work the first article in this issue analyzes the career of the great african american journalist ida b wells and her campaigns.
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Ida b wells: a passion for justice documents the dramatic life and turbulent times of the pioneering african american journalist, activist, suffragist and anti-lynching crusader of the post-reconstruction period. Ida b wells-barnett was a fearless anti-lynching journalist, and speaker she her writing career blossomed in papers geared to african american and christian. Ida b wells was a feminist ida b wells was a journalist discover the life and accomplishments of ida b wells, an african american woman born a. Cbncom – born july 16, 1862, in holly springs, mississippi, ida b wells-barnett was a former slave who became a journalist and launched a virtual one-woman crusade against the vicious practice of lynching she died march 25, 1931.
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