#372521 Overall Influence

Roscoe Dunjee

American civil rights activist, journalist, and editor

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Roscoe Dunjee was an American civil rights activist, journalist, and editor in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He founded the Black Dispatch in 1915, the first black newspaper in Oklahoma City, and used it as a platform to support civil rights and reveal injustices. Long active in the local chapter of the NAACP, in 1932 he brought together several chapters to found the state chapter or branch of the NAACP. He served as its president for 16 years, and was also on the national board of the NAACP.

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Langston University

Historical Black college

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#25840 World Rank
Communications