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Laila Ali Photos - FILE PHOTO: Boxing icon Muhammad Ali, who is battling Parkinson's disease, is due to celebrate his 70th birthday tomorrow (January 17, 2012). The three-time world heavyweight champion has begun celebrations early in his home town of Louisville, Kentucky - Zimbio
Watch Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson | Ken Burns | PBS
We all owe it to ourselves and our children to see this piece. Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson An awesome and revelatory documentary made by Ken Burns based on a non-fiction book of the same title by Geoffrey C. Ward. It premiered on my birthday in 2005 and sheds light on many things from the basis on which British colonialism rested to Howard Sackler's play, The Great White Hope & Muhammad Ali to present day race and gender roles AND the laws that govern them.