#1022 Death of The Greatest (Muhammad Ali)

Air Date: 06-17-2016

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Today we take a look at the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali

Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: Muhammad Ali on the Vietnam War-Draft

Ch. 3: Song 1: Black Superman (Re-Recorded Version) - Johnny Wakelin


Ch. 4: Act 2: John Legend Reads Muhammad Ali's 1966 Antiwar Speech "The Real Enemy of My People is Right Here" - @DemocracyNow - Air Date 06-06-16

Ch. 5: Song 2: Float Like a Butterfly - Pama International


Ch. 6: Act 3: R.I.P. Muhammed Ali - Why Do We 'Sanitize' Our Heroes? - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date: 06-06-16

Ch. 7: Song 3: Muhammad Ali - Big Head Todd & The Monsters


Ch. 8: Act 4: "Just Take Me to Jail" Remembering Muhammad Ali's Refusal to Fight in Vietnam - @DemocracyNow - Air Date 06-06-16

Ch. 9: Song 4: I Am the Greatest - Cassius Clay


Ch. 10: Act 5: Bob Lipsyte on getting past the hagiographies of Muhammad Ali - @EdgeofSports - w/ Dave Zirin - Air Date 6-10-16

Ch. 11: Song 5: Float Like a Butterfly (feat. Rasheed Ali) - 1968


Ch. 12: Act 6: Saying someone transcends race is bullshit - @CitizenRadio - Air Date 6-6-16

Ch. 13: Song 6: Cassius Clay - Jon Hardy & The Public


Ch. 14: Act 7: "The Greatest" Ishmael Reed on the Untold History of Muhammad Ali - @DemocracyNow - Air Date 06-07-16

Ch. 15: Song 7: Doin' the Ali Shuffle - Alvin Cash


Ch. 16: Act 8: Remembering the opposition Muhammad Ali faced for speaking out - CounterSpin (@FAIRmediawatch) - Air Date 6-10-16

Ch. 17: Song 8: Muhammad Ali - Cory Branan


Ch. 18: Act 9: Don’t De-Islamize Muhammad Ali Scholar Says Muslim Faith was Central to His Views on Racism & War - @DemocracyNow - Air Date 06-10-16

Ch. 19: Song 9: Muhammad Ali - Tom Russell


Ch. 20: Act 10: Live from Muhammad Ali's funeral - @EdgeofSports - w Dave Zirin - Air Date 6-16-16


Ch. 21: Final comments on my first introduction to Muhammad Ali

Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone


Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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