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FILE - In this June 1, 1964, file photo, world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, wearing the Nigerian brown and white striped Agbada costume, shouts to the crowd of youngsters who met him on his arrival in Lagos, Nigeria. Ali turns 70 on Jan. 17, 2012.(AP Photo/File)

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Greatest's latest fight: Ali center part of legacy to nearly 70-year-old heavyweight's social activism

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Muhammad Ali's fists made him famous, but his plight as a social activist was perhaps his biggest fight.. At the Muhammad Ali Center, visitors see the three-time world heavyweight champion railing against war, segregation and poverty. They also see the softer side of a man embracing

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