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The island’s American-born descendants are taking over professional sports and helping their country of origin — especially during Hurricane Matthew.


Jean-Bertrand Aristide, who was temporarily removed from power in a coup 25 years ago, remains a pivotal figure in Haitian politics.
Twenty-five years ago today, Haiti’s military leaders overthrew the Caribbean nation’s first democratically-elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, a charismatic, 39-year-old former Roman Catholic priest – just eight months into his five-year term…




The Genius was back at work Saturday night in Oakland, California. There, in ring center stood Andre Ward, gloves high, his eyes focused intently on his circling opponent, Alexander Brand, a tough, awkward, veteran light heavyweight from Colombia…

Chuck Ealey Hamilton Tiger Cats 1972. Photo Ted Grant




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HARRY EDWARDShttps://theundefeated.com/tag/qa-with-harry-edwards/

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ali butterfly bee

http://www.steinershow.org/podcasts/sports/remembering-muhammad-ali-1942-2016/ June 6, 2016 – Segment 1 My co-host Dr. Kimberly Moffitt, Associate Professor of American Studies at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) and co-editor of Blackberries and Redbones: Critical Articulations of Black Hair/Body Politics in Africana Communities, and I begin the show with a tribute to and remembrance of the life of the […]

the thriller

The legacy of Muhammad Ali. http://m.espn.go.com/general/play?id=16025806