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The Revolt of the Black Athlete

50th Anniversary Edition (Sport and Society)

Harry Edwards

The Revolt of the Black Athlete hit sport and society like an Ali combination. This Fiftieth Anniversary edition of Harry Edwards's classic of activist scholarship arrives even as a new generation engages with the issues he explored. Edwards's new introduction and afterword revisit the revolts by athletes like Muhammad Ali, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Tom...
Publish Date
August 14
First Published in 1969
Goodreads rating
Feb 14, 2020
For #BHM  I will be sharing some of my favorite books by Black Authors 13th Book: The Revolt of the Black Athlete Author: Harry Edwards Many know this picture... but do you know the story or symbolism of this photo? This is more than just a picture... it was a movement. READ      source