Black Issues Forum

Muhammad Ali's Life Inspires Today's Fight for Equality

Season 36 Episode 9 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

With this year’s release of Ken Burns' 8-hour PBS documentary series about boxing legend Muhammad Ali, this episode examines Ali’s influence as a social justice warrior through the eyes of some North Carolina champions for equality. Coach LeVelle Moton, Coach Marissa Young, Arvetra Jones share what they’re fighting for. Erroll Reese and Dr. Erin Moore of Shaw join the conversation.

Aired: 11/26/21

Rating: NR

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Black Issues Forum is a local public television program presented by PBS NC.