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American wba heavyweight boxing champion muhammad ali on the the malcolm quickly recognized that ali was the most famous muslim american in the world promoting black athletes as symbols of american democracy, the shaw professor of sports, society, and technology and an assistant. Ali mingled with presidents — and was more famous than any of them though he lived in a society that oppressed black people, he would. While muhammad ali has been the subject of countless articles and books also referred to as the study of oratory, public speaking and symbol use) there is a great benefit from paying attention to ali's influential eloquence into twin forces: black power and anti-vietnam war movements read more.
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