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25 Days of Sweetness, Barry Bonds, Denzel Washington, Get Lifted, Grant Hill, Ice Cube, John David Washington, Ken Griffey Jr., Kids, Laila Ali, Mario Van Peebles, Maya Rudolph, MLB, NBA -

Many athletes, artists, actors and other superstars have followed in the footsteps of their parents. Some we see on the big screen, others we see on the field or basketball court. Others are behind the director’s chair making some of our favorite films. And we are all here for it. In 2016 when the HBO […]

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Daily Uplift, Get Lifted, International Mentoring Day, Laila Ali, MENTOR, Muhammad Ali -

When Laila Ali got a phone call from the organization MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership to launch a video for the third installment of their Mentoring Flipped Campaign, the boxing champion and daughter of the late Muhammad Ali jumped at the chance. “When they reached out to me about doing this video, of course I […]

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At some point over the past 17 years, Laila Ali went from being the baddest woman on the planet — “She Bee Stingin’” was her nickname — to being the baddest in the boardroom. The late Muhammad Ali’s youngest daughter turned to professional boxing in 1999 as a 21-year-old, embarking on a nine-year career that […]

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Anthem Protests, Colin Kaepernick, Laila Ali, Muhammad Ali, National Anthem, News, NFL, Oppression, Police Brutality, Protests -

Some have compared Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest to the actions of boxing legend Muhammad Ali during his storied career...

The post Laila Ali: ‘I don’t ever expect anyone to be like my father’ appeared first on theGrio.

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Some might say there is no greater love than that between a father and his daughter. This is certainly the case for the late Muhammad Ali and his daughters. The boxer reportedly had seven daughters and two sons. His heartbeat for them continued, 30 minutes after all of his other organs stopped working, according to […]

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