Cassius Clay

On the one-year anniversary of his death on June 3, TIME magazine explores Muhammad Ali’s transformative conversion to Islam.

The book "Blood Brothers" describes the unique friendship between two of Black America's icons, Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X.

Over the past year or so, professional and college athletes alike have come out in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. This activism can be traced back to when Malcolm X pushed Muhammad Ali to change the way Black athletes engaged in civil rights politics. Their friendship was short-lived, powerful, and complex. Their bond is explored in […]