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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Commemorate Bruce Lee’s 80th Birthday With New Stories About The Legend

7:41 AM PST 11/26/2020 by Ryan Parker The two men were dear friends who appeared on screen together in the classic 'Game of Death'.  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will honor the 80th birthday of his friend, the late Bruce Lee,...

Iconomy, LLC Unites Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & Bruce Lee to Inspire Global Friendships

Two Icons - One Message of Hope Iconomy, LLC Unites Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & Bruce Lee to Inspire Global Friendships   What You Need to Know: First-ever partnership between two icons - social justice champion (Kareem...

Amid uncertainty and upheaval, LeBron shows us what an American should be

Watching LeBron motivate his teammates beyond their limits makes him the best on the court, but it’s his commitment to the disillusioned and disenfranchised that truly sets him apart Winning an NBA championship is nothing...

Laker Time

Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar teamed up with FOX 11 to narrate a tribute to the basketball team as they head into the NBA finals. Original post on

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Filmmakers Must Be Free to Tell the Stories They Want

Amanda Edwards/Getty Images; Frazer Harrison/Getty Images The Hollywood Reporter columnist disagrees with director Lulu Wang’s assertion that only a Chinese director should tell the story of classical pianist Lang Lang: "The key for any artist...

Op-Ed: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: It’s great that athletes are speaking out. But some of them are spouting nonsense

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings is an amazing athlete. But her recent Instagram posts about being “brave” for not wearing a mask while shopping were ignorant and dangerous.(Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles...

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Real Superpower of Hollywood’s Black Genre Heroes

Illustration by Jaya Nicely Hollywood's usual reaction to social protest is to produce a few sincere dramas about the African American experience, but "the real measure of a group's acceptance by society is when its...

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on Chadwick Boseman’s Importance to the Black Community

FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty ImagesChadwick Boseman The Hollywood Reporter columnist reflects on Boseman's legacy: "We saw a whole history of our people's struggles and triumphs shining in the bright eyes of one indomitable man."...
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The Guardian: Hope is a dying ember for black people in the US. Athletes have rekindled it

When I boycotted the 1968 Olympics because of racial inequality I was ostracized. Now white athletes are joining their black teammates in protests Kareem Abdul-Jabbar  JD Davis and Dominic Smith of...