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Dr. Harry Edwards on the Long History of Black Athlete Activism

Bakari and Dr. Edwards talk about why there is always such a strong response to Black activism in sports, the evolution of activist athletes from Muhammad Ali to LeBron James, and more

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Bakari is joined by sports sociologist Dr. Harry Edwards to talk about why there is always such a strong response to Black activism in sports (2:30), the evolution of activist athletes from Muhammad Ali to LeBron James (16:23), and what needs to be done to increase diversity among sports teams’ owners and leadership (30:19).

Host: Bakari Sellers

Guest: Dr. Harry Edwards

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