You can’t be Neutral:  White Anti-racism Past and Present 

Wednesday, October 7 :: 12:00PM EDT This special program is in partnership with the University of Louisville, Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research (ABI), Louisville Showing Up for Racial Justice & The Carl Braden Memorial Center. From the abolitionists to the Civil Rights Movement to so-called “color-blindness” to today’s uprisings, a few whites have always

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I Am America: Examining the Intersections of Racism and Islamophobia

I Am America:  Examining the Intersections of Racism and Islamophobia Wednesday, June 9, 2021 12:00-1:00 PM EST Featuring: Haleh Karimi, Assistant Professor of Management at Bellarmine University Edward Ahmed Mitchell, Deputy Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations Dr. Muhammad Babar, President of Muslim Americans for Compassion and Muhammad Ali

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Muhammad Ali Center Athletes & Social Change Forum

The 2021 Forum will take place virtually on Thursday, June 24, 2021. The theme of the 2021 Forum will be “Collective Action and Amplifying the Political Power of Athletes and Sport.” The 2021 Forum seeks to give space and voice to collective action and the political power of athletes and sport. The

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Ali Center Announces Black History Month Programming: “Mr. Temple & The Tigerbelles” and “Long Time Coming” Film Screenings

Tigerbelles to include Four Olympic Medalists, Pulitzer-Prize Winning Journalist, David Maraniss, and Film Producers Tom Neff and Shelley Hay Tickets Available on Alicenter.org LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 18, 2019) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce its Black History Month programming:  a screening,reception, and panel discussion of “Mr.Temple &

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Racism and COVID-19: Combating a Pandemic and Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Date: Wednesday, April 21st Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT) Panelists: Dan Wu, Small Business Owner & Activist Jon Silpayamanant, Intercultural Multi-Instrumentalist, Composer, Researcher, & Music Educator Florence Chang, Executive Administrator of Accountability, Research, and Systems Improvement for JCPS Monica Lakhwani, Multicultural Specialist for the Office of Diversity, Equity, and

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Cave Hill Cemetery: Memories of Muhammad Ali

From June 4 - June 10, Cave Hill Cemetery will be offering FREE commemorative, limited-edition postcards celebrating the legacy of Muhammad Ali. While you're here, visit the Greatest's final resting place and leave a personal message to Louisville's Famous Son. Event Location: Cave Hill Cemetery 701 Baxter Ave Louisville, Kentucky

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International Mentoring Day (Muhammad Ali’s Birthday)

The National Mentoring Partnership, the Muhammad Ali Center and Epicenter Community’s Mentoring for Change initiative, are proud to announce the Second Annual International Mentoring Day on January 17, 2017—the date which would have been the 75th birthday of boxing legend and global humanitarian Muhammad Ali. The international and universal power

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Muhammad Ali Center Launches “I Am America” Racial Justice Virtual Programming Series

First of Three Programs Will Take Place on Wednesday, August 26th Named after Muhammad Ali’s famous quote, “I Am America. I am the part you won’t recognize,” the Muhammad Ali Center’s new virtual program series will be comprised of bold, courageous, and challenging conversations that tackle the topic of racial justice.

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Give Local Louisville Online Event Raises Over $114,000 for the Muhammad Ali Center

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 5, 2015) — The Community Foundation of Louisville’s online event, Give Local Louisville, was a tremendous success for the Muhammad Ali Center. In the span of just 24 hours (on October 1st), donors gave over $114,000 to the Ali Center in support of its education efforts, programming, and

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Muhammad Ali and The Coronavirus

Muhammad Ali and The Coronavirus by Thomas Hauser Someone asked me recently what I thought Muhammad Ali would make of the burgeoning coronavirus crisis. Let's start by noting what Ali was not. He was a not a doctor. He was not a scientist. He was not socio-economic planner. He was

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