"Cassius Clay is a name that white people gave to my slave master. Now that I am free, that I don't belong anymore to anyone, that I'm not a slave anymore, I gave back their white name, and I chose a beautiful African one." - Muhammad Ali. Rest In Peace champ.
Mandela and Ali. (Photo: Dana Gluckstein)
Can't make it to One Africa Fest tomorrow in Brooklyn? Watch the stars live on the official livestream brought to you by TIDAL and Okayafrica. Tune in tomorrow Friday, July 22nd at 7:30pm EST. Link