Racial Justice

View Page “I Am America” Racial Justice Programming Series For 15 years the Muhammad Ali Center has proudly carried forth the legacy of one of the greatest men to ever walk the Earth, Muhammad Ali. While the moniker, GOAT, or the “Greatest of All Time,” is applied to Ali’s in-ring

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The Muhammad Ali Center and Filson Historical Society Present “Double V”

Play Explores the WWII American Black Press, Based on Career of Louisville Defender NewsmanJoin the Muhammad Ali Center and Filson Historical Society for a presentation of “Double V,” a 25-minute docudrama written by playwright and director Larry Muhammad, a former Courier-Journal reporter. The play is based on the career of

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Legendary Host Dick Cavett to attend Special Screening of “Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes” on November 1st at the Muhammad Ali Center

Tickets Available on Alicenter.org LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 15, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Center will host a screening of the new documentary “Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes” on Thursday, November 1st at 5:30 p.m. in the Center’s auditorium. Light refreshments will be available at 5:30 p.m. and

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A Note on Religious Diversity

By Thomas Hauser Twenty years ago, I had a long conversation with George Foreman about religion. George became a born-again Christian in 1977 and an ordained minister in 1978. “Good is good, whether or not one believes in Jesus,” George told me. “To be good is to be saved.” On

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Barnum & Bailey Circus Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson to Visit Ali Center

Circus Ringmaster to inspire the next generation of leaders in collaboration with the Muhammad Ali Center In the spirit of “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali and the “Legends” theme for this year’s Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson will inspire youth to create a legendary life.

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2016 Youth Rights Conference: My New Kentucky Home Annual Event

Co-Sponsored by ACLU of Kentucky, Muhammad Ali Center on March 5LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (February 25, 2016) — The 10th annual Youth Rights Conference (YRC), sponsored by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Kentucky and the Muhammad Ali Center, will be held Saturday, March 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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The Ali Center teams up with APH to expand accessibility

Indoor Explorer allows people who are blind or visually impaired to navigate buildings LOUISVILLE, Ky. (July 18, 2018) – The first of Muhammad Ali’s six core principles is confidence. Through a recent partnership with American Printing House for the Blind (APH), the Muhammad Ali Center is ensuring people who are

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Daughters of Greatness

The Muhammad Ali Center takes seriously the health and safety of the global and local communities and its employees and will do everything in its power to help mitigate the spread of the virus.  As such, the Center has made the difficult decision to cancel all Daughters of Greatness programs

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Derby Festival Race Medal Features THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME at the Ali Center

DERBY FESTIVAL RACE MEDAL FEATURES THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME AT THE ALI CENTER 2020 MEDAL IS THE SECOND IN FOUR-YEAR MEDAL SERIES The 2020 Humana Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon, Marathon and Relay are shaping up to be “the greatest” races yet. Derby Festival Officials unveiled the 2020 race finishers

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Public Initiatives Surrounding Ali’s Birthday and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Discounts for Mentors-Mentees January 17-20 to Honor Ali’s 78th Birthday Invitation to Participate in International Mentoring Day on Social Media Free Screenings of I Have a Dream Speech on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  Muhammad Ali’s Birthday on January 17th and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 20th pose

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