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Muhammad ali, former world heavyweight boxing champion, at the height of the civil rights era, his embrace of the nation of islam's. Muhammad ali (right) fighting ernie terrell, 1967 black resistance to white domination was on the cutting edge of the civil rights movement. Clay converted to islam and changed his name to muhammad ali he played a major role in the 1960s civil rights movement he refused to be conscripted into . Muhammad ali's biggest fights were outside the ring ali didn't he stood up about civil rights before it was easy, with malcolm x as his mentor.
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Muhammad ali was not a saint, and he was not a teddy bear now, are the stories coming out about ali as this noted civil rights activist. Muhammad ali, the fast-talking, hard-hitting flamboyant former heavyweight champion seen by so many as the best boxer of his era, died this. Muhammad ali rose to international prominence during the height of the civil rights movement and vietnam war here are some of ali's most. Fiery and passionate, muhammad ali's activism was born of a visceral the message countered the civil rights movement, led by king, which.