Larry Wilmore weighs in on the horrible situation in Charlottesville (1:30), the president’s refusal to condemn racism (6:25), and the problematic history behind Confederate symbols (11:15). Then, Larry sits down with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to discuss how we can learn from the past to combat racism (18:30), the backlash against black athletes’ activism (24:40), coach John Wooden’s advocacy for civil rights (37:00), and the current NBA’s style of play (41:00).
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on Charlottesville, Racism, and Athlete Activism
The NBA legend discusses the backlash to black athletes’ activism
Larry and Michael dive into how historical facts get replaced by false narratives over time and the motivations behind the western imperialists’ contributions to some of these myths
Almansa and KOC talk Izan’s shooting confidence, Joel Embiid vs. Nikola Jokic, playing on the Spain national team, and more!
We’re talking why gaming leaks are sensational, Megan Fox’s confounding performance as Nitara, exploiting glitches, and more
Rachel, Zack, and Chelsea cover four shows in one pod, as well as this week’s Bravo news
Van Lathan joins to discuss college towns and forecast Colorado’s future, and Ceruti and Kyle make this week’s Alliance Parlay