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CA State Superintendent Thurmond Names Kareem Abdul-Jabbar One of California’s Education Ambassadors

Article Excerpt: "Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Dolores Huerta, and Dr. Karen Korematsu are living icons who have made significant contributions to culture and society with work and messages that transcend divisions of race, gender, and other social and political constructs...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar joins Trevor Noah on The Daily Show (Full Interview)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOAQ7Tiu3Qg
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Watch Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in “Dave” Season 2 Official Trailer

"Dave" Premieres Wednesday, June 16th at 10pm on FXX & FXonHulu Official Season 2 Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enxzIzvL0ns
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Just What Are Awards Shows Awarding?

As the Globes, Grammys and the trophy circuit at large take heat from the likes of Tom Cruise, The Weeknd and even NBC, The Hollywood Reporter’s columnist asks if structural change can rescue award shows...
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New History Channel Documentary With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, “Fight the Power” Premieres on Juneteenth

Fight the Power: The Movements That Changed America premieres Saturday, June 19 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the History Channel. Watch the Official Trailer Below. Excerpt From The Root Article: "Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a legend in...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Joins Shaq, Charles Barkley & Ernie to Discuss the NBA’s New Social Justice Award Named In His Honor

NBA legend and activist Kareem Abdul-Jabbar checks in with Chuck, Shaq and Ernie to discuss the NBA's new Social Justice Award named in his honor. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PIcB5D0xZiY
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Reflects on the Legacy of the Athlete-Activist (and His Own)

The NBA Hall of Famer and Hollywood Reporter columnist looks back at his career on the heels of the NBA's creation of the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award, which will honor one player annually....
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New ‘Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award’ Announced by NBA

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sat down with "CBS This Morning" to discuss the new award named in his honor. Click Here to watch the full interview with Vladamir Duthiers of CBS.
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on the Academy Awards & Representation: “This Year, the Oscars Got It Right”

For marginalized groups — in the industry and at home — recognition by the Academy is more than an ego boost or a glamorous diversion but signals to the world that "the lives they live,...