A s i a a n d A f r i ca Nationalism Around the World
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AWARE-HAVING OR SHOWING REALIZATION,PERCEPTION,OR KNOWLEDGE
PAN AFRICANISM-THE UNITY OF ALL BLACK AFRICANS , REGARDLESS OF NATIONAL BOUNDARIES
MAHATMA-’’GREAT SOUL’’TITLE GIVEN TO MOHANDAS GHANDI BY THE INDIAN PEOPLE
INTEGRITY-THE QUALITY OR STATE OF BEING COMPLETE OR UNDIVIDED.
K e y P e o p l e Labeled as a "radical," he was ignored by those who hoped that his massive contributions would be buried along side of him. But, as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote, "history cannot ignore W.E.B. DuBois because history has to reflect truth and Dr. DuBois was a tireless explorer and a gifted discoverer of social truths. His singular greatness lay in his quest for truth about his own people.
K e y P e o p l e Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in the town of Porbander in the state of what is now Gujarat on 2 October 1869. He had his schooling in nearby Rajkot, where his father served as the adviser or prime minister to the local ruler. Though India was then under British rule, over 500 kingdoms, principalities, and states were allowed autonomy in domestic and internal affairs: these were the so-called 'native states'. Rajkot was one such state.
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TIMELINE 1921 Chinese communist party is formed in Shanghais. 1923 Nationalists formed a communist for the alliance. 1928 Chang Kai-Sheik Founds New Chinese Republic at Nanjing. 1934 Mau’s troops begin March .
GHANDI Gandhi became a leader in a complex struggle, the Indian campaign for home rule . Following World War I, in which he played an active part in recruiting campaigns, Gandhi, again advocating Satyagraha, launched his movement of non-violent resistance to Great Britain.
JAWAHARALAL HENRU Jawaharlal Nehru was born on November 14, 1889 in Allahabad, central India. His father Motilal Nehru was a prominent advocate and early leader of the Indian independence movement. The younger Nehru graduated from Cambridge University, and returned to India in 1912. Over the next thirty years, he rose to become the top political leader of the Indian National Congress Party and its struggle for independence from Britain. He was jailed seven times.