Muhammad Ali

Freedman Files

Jill Freedman Tells Us How She Got to Photograph Warhol and Muhammad Ali

From Studio 54 to the South of France, Jill Freedman found unconventional ways to photograph the world's most famous faces.
Cameron Cuchulainn
10.4.18
Basketball

LeBron, Like Ali Before Him, is Greater Than Sports

LeBron is constantly compared to Michael Jordan and already on the same business-savvy path as Magic Johnson. But lately—and hopefully on a permanent basis—he’s starting to feel like Muhammad Ali.
Michael Pina
8.30.18
Pardon Me

Trump floated the idea of pardoning Muhammad Ali — who doesn’t need a pardon

“We appreciate President Trump’s sentiment, but a pardon is unnecessary," Ali's family’s lawyer said.
Alex Lubben
6.8.18
The Rundown

Colin Kaepernick Got an ACLU and Sports Illustrated Award for His #TakeAKnee Activism

Your guide to the NFL protests, what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
12.6.17
Garage Magazine

Vintage Photos by the NYPD's "Red Squad" Capture a City in Turmoil

A new exhibition traces the social and political upheaval of New York City in the 1960s and '70s through surveillance photos taken by a special police division.
Sarah Valdez
10.2.17
mayweather-mcgregor

Muhammad Ali and Antonio Inoki Gave Us a Preview of Mayweather-McGregor

In 1976, Ali and Inoki fought for 15 excruciatingly boring rounds, after which the crowd chanted for their money back.
Mike Meehall Wood
8.24.17
New music

Listen to Three Brilliant New ‘4:44’ Bonus Tracks from JAY-Z

“Adnis,” “Blue’s Freestyle/We Family,” and the James Blake-featuring “MaNyfaCedGod” all arrived on Tidal by surprise late Friday night.
Alex Robert Ross
7.29.17
Sports

A History of Racial Epithets In Boxing

From the time of Jack Johnson all the way up to the nineties heyday of British boxing, race has been used to define fighters and ethnicity used to sell fights.
Will Magee
7.7.17
FIGHTLAND

Honey Boy Bratton: The Boxer Who Inspired Miles Davis and Muhammad Ali

Johnny Bratton is often overlooked, but the former welterweight champ had a profound impact on the city of Chicago, and two giant figures in particular—Miles Davis, and Muhammad Ali.
Corey Erdman
3.29.17
Donald Trump

Muhammad Ali's Son Detained at Airport for Hours, Repeatedly Asked About his Religion

Muhammad Ali, Jr. was held for nearly three hours and repeatedly asked about his religion.
Sean Newell
2.24.17
FIGHTLAND

Sorry Snowflakes, Fighting Is Political

It takes a certain amount of privilege to be able to ignore the politics inherent in fight culture.
Sarah Kurchak
2.9.17
Art

American Flag Remixes Reveal the Real Story of the U.S.A.

DL Warfield’s project, 'The American Flag Remixed,' explores America and its greatest exports.
Monica Uszerowicz
1.26.17
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