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Exceptional leaders and the resolve of tens of millions of men and women were the foundation of the civil-rights movement in America. But something beyond decades of strategizing, commitment and hard work was a prerequisite to Barack Obama becoming president. The American people in their collective heart had to be willing to embrace a man of color with a strange-sounding name that originated in African and Arabic culture.
Muhammad Ali paved the road to that destination.
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