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Podcast: Silence is Not an Option, with Don Lemon featuring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Podcast: Silence is Not an Option, with Don Lemon featuring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Finding Common Ground In the wake of antisemitic comments from prominent Black athletes and entertainers, we examine the strong alliances and deeply ingrained tensions between the Black and Jewish communities. How does their solidarity during...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Speaks On Race, Activism

The NBA’s all-time leading scorer, basketball Hall of Famer, six-time NBA champion, author, filmmaker and activist Kareem Abdul-Jabbar visited ETSU on March 28 for a Q&A. The session was co-moderated by Carshonda Harris, director of...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s classy message for LeBron James

By: Nick Schwartz | March 9, 2019 LeBron James surpassed Michael Jordan for fourth place on the all-time NBA scoring list this week, and he should catch Lakers legend Kobe Bryant next season. James, now 34, has...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Memorabilia Nets Nearly $3M At Auction

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Dozens of prized memorabilia from the storied career of Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sold for nearly $3 million at auction Sunday, with all the proceeds going to his charity. According to ESPN, Abdul-Jabbar...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar checks in with GameTime

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar checks in with GameTime to discuss auctioning off his championship rings and weighs in on the GOAT debate. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Interview
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Puts Basketball Memorabilia On Auction Block To Benefit STEM Education

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Former Lakers superstar Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is auctioning off some of his signature artifacts from his NBA career for the kids. The basketball star’s jerseys, NBA championship rings, and even his signature goggles are going...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Personifies NBRPA’s Community Outreach Effort

By Lucas Smith February 21, 2019 The National Basketball Retired Players Association in recent years has undergone a shift in focus away from player special needs to showing members what they can do with their money...
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William Shatner, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Just 2 Of Tonight’s Guest Stars On ‘Big Bang Theory’

William Shatner, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Just 2 Of Tonight's Guest Stars On 'Big Bang Theory' Shatner, Abdul-Jabbar, Kevin Smith and Joe Manganiello will appear on themselves on the CBS comedy tonight. Peter Daut and Suzanne Marques...