Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration
William Rhoden: “Activist Athletes”
Sunday, Jan. 14, 2 p.m.
The Old Firehouse, 1440 Chain Bridge Rd.
$20/$10 MCC tax district residents
From John Carlos and Tommie Smith to Colin Kaepernick and LeBron James, brave black athletes have used their fame as a platform for social activism. William Rhoden, former New York Times sports journalist and author of “Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Black Athlete,” will discuss how those in the sports world fight for social justice.
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