Muhammad Ali’s Fight for Peace and Justice

Muhammad Ali’s Fight for Peace and Justice

By Gibran Freilla Williams, age 8 and Anand Jaureguilorda, age 15  Muhammad Ali was a boxer who died in 2016 at the age of 74. He was a three-time heavyweight champion and gold medallist in the 1960 Olympics for boxing. But he was also an activist who fought for civil...
Black Teen Wrestler Forced to Cut His Dreadlocks

Black Teen Wrestler Forced to Cut His Dreadlocks

By Lucia Mejia Cardenas, age 10 In late December 2018, Andrew Johnson, a Black teenage wrestler from New Jersey, was told that in order to participate in his match he would have to cut off his dreadlocks. Alan Maloney, a white referee, gave him 90 seconds to decide....