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Muhammad Ali Refused To Go To War For A Country That Did Not Value Black Lives

"I ain’t got no quarrel with them Vietcong," Muhammad Ali said as he refused to be inducted at the Armed Forces Examining and Entrance Station in Houston, Texas, for the Vietnam War. At that time, racism was at its peak in the US.

Muhammad Ali Refused To Go To War For A Country That Did Not Value Black Lives
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