Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Illinois Celebrates First Holiday Dedicated to Boxing Legend

Clip: 01/15/2022 | 1m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

This Monday not only marks Martin Luther King Day but in Illinois, it will also recognize the first Muhammad Ali Day. To celebrate, the Illinois Muslim Civic Coalition is holding a virtual event honoring the boxing legend. The event titled “Deliberate Dialogue" will feature several high-profile speakers including Reverend Jesse Jackson and Ali’s daughter Maryum Ali.

Aired: 01/15/22

Rating: NR

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