Muhammad Ali vs. Sunni Khalid, February 11, 1980…

My younger brother, Paul Lee, managed to unearth some of 37-year old CBS video of the White House press conference where I confronted former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali. Close by Ali was Jeremiah Shabazz, a longtime “handler” from the infamous Nation of Islam (NOI) Mosque No. 12 in Philadelphia, as well as a member of Ali’s boxing entourage. Also visible are Ali’s close friend and photographer Howard Bingham and Raymond Sharieff, the Supreme Captain of the Fruit of Islam, the paramilitary arm of the NOI.

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