Welcome! This is a blog dedicated to Ella Baker, a civil rights and human rights activist of the 1900s.

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Nicknamed “Fundi” for teaching the next generation, Ella Josephine Baker was born on December 13, 1903. Having grown up hearing stories of slavery from her grandmother, you can infer that equal rights was a topic close to her heart. This is proven all throughout her life, starting at a young age.

For more on Ella Baker’s life check out our blog posts here.

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Ella Baker Center for Human Rights

If you’ve enjoyed this blog and would like to learn how you can get involved, please check out the Ella Baker Center’s site!