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PBS | Eyes on the Prize | Season 2 Episode 5 | America at the Racial Crossroads 1965-1985 | Ain't Gonna Shuffle No More (1964-1972) 1990 - 54 min.

Director: Sheila Curran Bernard & Samuel D. Pollard
Synopsis:

Profiles boxer Muhammed Ali. The program holds up Ali as a symbol of the new sense of pride and self-esteem in the 1960s African-American community. Viewers can learn about Ali's prize-fighting history and experience the pivotal moment at which he proclaims to a predominately white America, "I will not play your game. I will not kill on your behalf."