Chris Hedges: Battling White Supremacy in the Boxing Ring

Jack Johnson: champion heavyweight boxer

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Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

RT America on Feb 13, 2021

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to Professor Gerald Horne about the importance of boxing in the shattering of white supremacy.

Professor Gerald Horne’s new book is The Bittersweet Science: Racism, Racketeering and the Political Economy of Boxing.

See also: Battling White Supremacy in the Ring, by Chris Hedges

From the archives:

Chris Hedges and Cornel West: America’s Existential Crisis

Chris Hedges: The Nature of Resistance, White Supremacy and The Rise of a New Black Militancy

Chris Hedges: Origins of White Supremacy