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…
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 legacy of Muhammad Ali. http://m.espn.go.com/general/play?id=16025806
Excellent piece on “The Greatest” by my friend, Karen Grigsby Bates. http://www.npr.org/2016/06/06/480905945/a-defiant-muhammad-ali-was-cherished-by-black-men
Barclay residents are bitter at being forced to relocate from their homes by city officials preparing the area for redevelopment.