HBO + Scholastic
Find out how Muhammad Ali used his public role as a boxing hero to speak out against racism in America.
FOR GRADES 7-12 | HISTORY AND SOCIAL STUDIES
Students will learn and understand how Ali’s rise to prominence put him at the center of a world’s stage and helped shape how public figures use their platforms for change.
Directed by Antoine Fuqua with LeBron James and Maverick Carter serving as executive producers, the film explores Ali’s challenges, confrontation and triumphs through recordings of his own voice.
Explore the iconic boxer’s challenges, confrontations, comebacks and triumphs in the intimate, two-part portrait of a man who was a beacon of hope for oppressed people around the world.