"Fearless" might be a good adjective for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Whether he's playing out on the basketball court, helping kids reach their highest potential, or commenting on race in America, Abdul-Jabbar brings a clear mind and mental toughness to the problems he tackles. His latest book, Writings on the Wall, delves into the divisions people set between each other based on race, religion, and politics, and offers solutions for how to close those bitter gaps.
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