• Muhammad ail By: Justin Wilkinson Who was Muhammad Ali? He is known as the “world greatest” this legend stood up for civil rights during his boxing career. Muhammad Ali was born on January 1942, in a southern town called Louisville, Kentucky. Louisville was segregationist town, which it surprises me that Louisville was because Louisville isn’t […]

  • jwilko posted an update 8 years, 7 months ago

    i think muhammad ali was a symbol of a sports icon of the civil rights, becuase he was a very few people who played sports and stand up for civil rights, that why i think he is called the world greatest becuase of the outstanding boxing career and humiltarian efforts.

  • desegregation took strong brave people, to have the procees of segregation to degregation. at first when schools where first degregated, whites treated black kids in school very harsh, even in public places black where still a treated harsh. the forming of desegration took a long process, whcih includes the 1954 supreme court ruling, sit-ins in, […]

  • jwilko posted an update 8 years, 7 months ago

    muhammad ali stud up for segregation becuase he didn’t want to serve in a white country, if they continue to treat black wrong. so with his career in boxing he spoke against segreagation, he spoke his relgion. before a match he was known as a person that talk smack and talked to much when it came before a match or interview. i watch some of his…[Read more]