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Muhammad Ali On Racism, Racist Jokes, & Prejudice: How Bad’s Discrimination? Why He Changed His Name

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I'll read this book by the man himself oops to Muhammad Ali is all about Muhammad he's talking about why he changed his name from Cassius Clay Muhammad Ali's talk about all the races and we forget I mean there's still racism but man he lived in the time when it was for real and he said everybody has names that they're proud of but we don't have our own names is that Chinese people have names like Lou chin Russians have name like crew shift and you white people have names like O'Connor and Grady and Kennedy but Africans name have like Lumumba akroma choose have name like Weinstein and Goldberg Italians have names like benvenuto and Marciano we have names like Grady and clay and Hawking's and smith and jones and Jeff Johnson but were black and the reporter said yeah those are slave names and Ollie said I changed my name to Muhammad Ali because it's a beautiful black name name of our ancestors when I heard this Mohammed said he walked out of the Church of Christianity because they never taught us true knowledge we saw Jesus he's white with blonde hair and blue eyes we see the Lord's Supper all white people we see the angels in heaven all white people look at Miss Universe a white woman even Tarzan the king of the jungle in Africa he was white you see a white man swinging around Africa with a diaper on he beats up all Africans and breaks the lion's job Africans being in Africa for centuries but can't yet talk to animals but Tarzan all of a sudden some go raised him up and you can talk to animals so i'm showing you how the black man in America has been whitewashed in his mind we look at the good Cowboys that road white horses and the president's lives president lives in a white house so you can see the rage of a man and I'm not you know look I found not black but I'm also not white so I've experienced some racism myself and the way I look at it is you can go to extremes you can get too into races Amanda paralyze yourself and just blame other people for not succeeding but there's also a flip side and Muhammad Ali made a point you know why is why are all the depictions of people not accurate and i'm all for just pure logic you know what Jesus Christ white he was living in the Middle East or as we know it so bright and blue eyes so there's a lot of the subconscious brainwashing i just did a talk today live call on the brainwashing about money is brainwashing my all kinds of subjects and its media you notice it was paintings of the last supper last Muhammad Ali was talking about and I see it in the news and the media there's all kinds of brainwashing about money and assumptions were all talk and so you know we often all live in the prison's of our own mind and the prison's of the media that we've allowed ourselves to be you know bounded by so open up the mind read that Muhammad Ali book i lived in this elf there's a lot of racism in the South still and is getting better no doubt and some people like I said take it to two extremes and they blame all their problems on racism and it's not all races you got people that are lazy all races you have people that work hard and so for most of us the limiting factor is not external forces for most of us the limiting factor is right here ear-to-ear in between that brain will self limits o Muhammad Ali was a pioneer it's pretty cool to read and my favorite thing mama leaves we talked about you know he said you know you do sit-ups you start counting once it bonds you mean people like dude I did five hundred sit-ups Muhammad Ali didn't start counting to five hundred tools already burning so it's a great little lesson need to get sit-ups going get the six pack up and running so peace

 

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Muhammad Ali had a lot to say on racism.

Everywhere you go you hear racist jokes. Racism is still alive.

The human brain tends towards prejudice and discrimination because it is afraid of whatever it doesn’t understand.

Muhammad Ali changed his name because he understood there are subtle forces at work – “Social Controls” – that affect all of us (no matter what race you are).

Society holds us back without our even realizing it.

I was reading my Book-Of-The-Day, “The Mammoth Book of Muhammad Ali” by David West and thought the great boxer Muhammad Ali had some interesting insight.

Check out the book on Amazon – here is a link: http://amzn.to/1OB2Fu8

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Comments to Muhammad Ali On Racism, Racist Jokes, & Prejudice: How Bad’s Discrimination? Why He Changed His Name

  • well you learn more everyday,and by every mistake.

    Steven Spencer January 7, 2016 12:05 am Reply
  • Just in time! Have an essay on prejudice tomorrow

    ArsilightsHD - Arsenal Videos January 7, 2016 12:11 am Reply
  • Muhammad Ali is so intelligent & witty at the same time it amazes me his state of mind his humour is incredible

    Nadeem Ahmed January 7, 2016 12:12 am Reply
  • You kinda forgot to mention he changed it because he converted to Islam

    Middleastbeast January 7, 2016 12:15 am Reply
    • He didn't mention anything he read from the book.

      Rebekka January 7, 2016 12:21 am Reply
  • What race is Tai Lopez? He said he wasn't black or white in the beginning. Is he Asian, Native America, or Hispanic?

    Mr OG January 7, 2016 12:16 am Reply
    • well with a name like tia looez i think mexican

      SÍCK TRīcks TRīcks January 7, 2016 12:30 am Reply
    • +Jaylin Hines Lopez is a Spanish name. His grandmother is German though. So Maybe Spanish on the fathers side.

      Joshua Webb January 7, 2016 12:59 am Reply
    • O yeah probaly

      SÍCK TRīcks TRīcks January 7, 2016 1:46 am Reply
    • +Joshua Webb hes dad is half rican and Spanish

      Radeonr9280x A January 7, 2016 10:12 am Reply
  • So was Muhammad Ali a Muslim or Christian.

    Andriod Khan January 7, 2016 12:19 am Reply
    • Muslim

      viewsfromcairo January 7, 2016 12:34 am Reply
    • Christians

      Greg Floyd January 7, 2016 6:36 am Reply
    • +Andriod Khan was christian but became muslim

      Yasmin Berrytic January 7, 2016 9:06 pm Reply
    • +MuslimPCTuts Intresting,never knew that

      Dawah Kid January 28, 2016 9:29 pm Reply
    • Muhammad ali is muslim yo.

      Fay Vlogs January 31, 2016 11:42 pm Reply
  • Where are you from.

    Myles Milár January 7, 2016 12:21 am Reply
    • +Miles miller usa

      {OIUP} January 7, 2016 2:25 am Reply
    • +{OIUP} he's not white nor black and has experienced racism.

      Myles Milár January 7, 2016 2:37 pm Reply
  • I knew all of this info 🙂 I'm happy I watched that movie " I am Ali" on Netflix

    Yvaine Dafoe January 7, 2016 12:28 am Reply
  • You're not white? I guess you're Hispanic then because of the name Lopez?

    Zeron! January 7, 2016 12:34 am Reply
    • +Zeron! You know Hispanic is not a race, right? and even if it was Lopez comes from Spain a white country.

      {OIUP} January 7, 2016 2:24 am Reply
    • +{OIUP} his dad is puerto Rican from N.Y. with some Spanish blood and there is one race and diff breeds

      Radeonr9280x A January 7, 2016 10:18 am Reply
  • Biologically, our brains are not built to handle the complexity of today's world which makes brainwashing all too easy!

    Brian Miller January 7, 2016 12:35 am Reply
  • Jesus was a Jew.. Pretty much everyone is ok with the except… Guess who? African American Christians.. They all have pictures of black Jesus. It's not ok to talk about that tho.. Only Muhammad Ali and black people can complain about racial biases.. 😂

    aew0aew0 January 7, 2016 12:53 am Reply
    • What are you talking about? The greatest lie is that Jesus was white, you see it everywhere, he lived in the Middle East and your telling me that he had blue eyes and blonde hair and white skin?

      Team Nice Dynamite February 3, 2016 7:59 pm Reply
  • lol how isn't tai mexian, he's German and danish or something but his last name is 'Lopez'. keep it up tai 👊👌

    shoehub January 7, 2016 12:56 am Reply
    • His dad was Mexican, mom was German.

      Steven Nguyen January 7, 2016 3:48 am Reply
  • Im black female and i love this man, he speaks the truth

    Pixie January 7, 2016 12:58 am Reply
  • I try to apply that Mohamed Ali quote to business. I don't count offering good customer service until I go beyond what the average competitor does.

    Joshua Webb January 7, 2016 1:02 am Reply
  • Hi

    Drew Rigby January 7, 2016 1:03 am Reply
  • Identity politics is so banal. People love to feel discriminated against because it gives them an excuse for their failures in life, it absolves them of any guilt attached to their failure to thrive.

    BaSH PROMPT January 7, 2016 1:41 am Reply
  • is there any way to access previous live calls?

    Melikespie 101 January 7, 2016 1:44 am Reply
  • Tai u should watch the documentary about him, irt great!

    Thiago Guarino January 7, 2016 2:31 am Reply
  • Dope thank you for sharing this!! Respect

    GARY JONES January 7, 2016 2:42 am Reply
  • Tai Lopez thanks for the inspiration !

    TheSuperkitu January 7, 2016 2:43 am Reply
  • Looking forward to invest with you ! God bless you

    TheSuperkitu January 7, 2016 2:43 am Reply
  • Best of your videos that I have seen so far.

    MercuryLove46 January 7, 2016 3:19 am Reply
  • tai is hispanic or in other words a big mix of different races.

    ONEanONLY23 January 7, 2016 3:41 am Reply
  • With all the questions in the comments, I believe tai is half Mexican (dad) and half German (mom).

    Steven Nguyen January 7, 2016 3:49 am Reply
  • I didn't notice that everything the system has been teaching us was all based on white humans until after watching this video. I'm not racist or anything but I'm surprised Obama got elected president and the stereotypes or the history of slavery didn't stop him from doing that.

    Campeasy Vlogs January 7, 2016 4:35 am Reply
  • There are no such things as bad nations, there are bad personalities. Russia historically is a very multinational country (190 nations) and we respect each other for ones behavior, without really looking on what nationality that one is.

    Evan Tumunbayarov January 7, 2016 6:16 am Reply
  • WTF when did Jesus have blue eyes??? I have never seen a picture or paining of Jesus with blue eyes. maybe in the movies

    Justin Tran January 7, 2016 6:44 am Reply
  • I never saw the point of hating other people for what they believe in. You never going to get anywhere with it anyway. Black or white, christian or muslim who cares, let other people do their thing. Then the world truly would be a better place.

    Fabian Ilmberger January 7, 2016 7:13 am Reply
  • Ali was a great, great fighter but no role model when it came to racism. Some of the things he said about Joe Frazier were disgusting.

    Eudaimonia January 7, 2016 8:30 am Reply
  • One of of your best vids Tai. I never knew about what are common african american last names now stemmed from slavery.

    Jerel Damon January 7, 2016 4:51 pm Reply
  • That racism is still a subject is so annoying. Well will this shit finally stop? I'm getting sick of this nonsense!

    Guy Incognito January 7, 2016 8:08 pm Reply
    • ikr, It's the stupidest thing ever to be arisen. I mean I could take a racist jokes, I sometimes make them up too, but I don't get why racism is a thing, for this is the 20th century.

      Fay Vlogs January 31, 2016 11:44 pm Reply
  • "The Autobiography of Malcolm X as told to Alex Haley" is a good book.

    Gilbert Garcia January 7, 2016 9:15 pm Reply
  • This thought has actually ceossed my mind multiple times

    Ole Gunnar January 7, 2016 9:32 pm Reply
  • so Ali became a Muslim a bastion of free will and liberalism …..that's treats all equal lol

    MegaAndybrad January 7, 2016 11:40 pm Reply
  • I wish you would upload more videos at this length. I wish to watch more but It is hard to have the time to watch anything over 15 min >.<

    PiromancerFreak January 8, 2016 5:18 pm Reply
  • Aw mate fantastic subject. Is the book called Mohammad on racism? Everyone everyday is not only white washed, washed in some way despite what that may be. I am in uk not feeling to good and see this. Don't think anything else would have fought my attention. Thanks you. 👍

    Stephen Richardson January 8, 2016 6:49 pm Reply
  • I am religious. I was brought up this way. However I also have the ability to view subjects such as religion from multiple angles. There is physical evidence all over the world to show that we predate the bible or any of our versions of it. Now if we predate these artefacts and there is proof then. How can a religion doubt the physical facts and dismiss something like this. Then you have Jesus and the issue of his race. If a religion has deceived its followers and has so many holes in it produced by physical, un-manipulated and scientific evidence. Used for marketing and control of masses to gain stability, then surely this is only a tool and not meant to be followed…. Misleading maybe? Remember this is coming from a white religious man, who is not stupid nor narrow minded or closed off from other information. Very good point Mohammad my friend, I'm sure white people enjoyed hearing this back in the day 😂👍

    Stephen Richardson January 8, 2016 7:15 pm Reply
  • Your such a real and honest person!

    Nigel Ray January 12, 2016 8:28 am Reply
  • Thanks Tai,

    M.R A January 25, 2016 1:53 am Reply
  • They say multiculturalism is a failure, what do you think?

    Ghost Pumpkin January 26, 2016 3:09 pm Reply
  • woot woot naked tai! ;-D

    taryn4080 January 26, 2016 4:53 pm Reply
  • Tai you said you're not white but in fact you are. You're just as much white as your other half. As you know the one drop rule was invented by racists. I suspect you didn't say this because here in America people still believe in the one drop rule. Hell look at Obama he is called black but he is just as white as he is black. Sad society doesn't see this

    Eldon B January 27, 2016 9:54 am Reply
    • meaning?

      epicmonkeydrunk February 2, 2016 1:34 am Reply
  • sad that he took a name from a culture that subjugated blacks as much as whites did and. Africa was a conquest to the muslims, just like it was to the Europeans

    Edsded January 27, 2016 10:45 am Reply
  • Good share. Thanks

    Toi H January 27, 2016 4:19 pm Reply
  • dude. who are you?

    Jeffrey Carson January 28, 2016 9:41 am Reply
  • Good book.

    A guy with a pony picture so he'll get called a fag January 29, 2016 6:25 pm Reply
  • Racism is actually a hard concept for most people to grasp. Sort of like electricity… you can see the results and evidence that electricity really exist, however to explain the fundamentals of electricity is very difficult for the average person. In other words, most of us have seen the evidences that racism truly does exist, however to explain the psychology and reasons behind why it still exists today- is beyond most people's ability. Indentured servitude and slavery has long since been eradicated from Western societies; however, for some reason ethnocentrism still exists in America today, and racial tensions are at an all time high. I wonder why an outdated and illogical belief system still persists in the world today…Its just beyond me!

    Lance Davidson January 30, 2016 5:22 pm Reply
  • I HAVE QUESTION?who is MUHAMMAD and who is ALI ??that muhammad ali put these two name on his name . who are they that inspiered him.just think.thanks

    Reza Nobari February 8, 2016 1:49 pm Reply
  • These videos seem pretty straightforward, casual and fun. Great Package of information.

    Delivery Thunder, INC March 17, 2016 9:42 am Reply
  • RIP ALI

    Nathan Mester June 4, 2016 8:00 pm Reply
  • RIP

    Aaqib Abd June 5, 2016 12:25 pm Reply

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