Know Mercy with Stephen A. Smith

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf - “He protested before Colin Kaepernick”

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf - “He protested before Colin Kaepernick”

Know Mercy with Stephen A. Smith - February 2, 2023 - 47:26

Stephen A. speaks with former NBA player Mahmoud Abdul Rauf about his Showtime documentary Stand and how it reveals reading Malcolm X's book not only changed his life but made him thirst for knowledge. He also discusses that not standing for the national anthem made him a league pariah and eventually derailed his career even though he was one of the best guards in the league.

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About The Show

Stephen A. Smith knows mercy…when it’s warranted. On “Know Mercy” Stephen A. will give you his straight shooter point of view beyond the world of sports, breaking barriers and pulling back the curtain on politics, entertainment, and business. Three times a week, you’ll hear his unfiltered opinions on front page news and pertinent cultural events, as well as interviews with outspoken celebrities and thought leaders across the societal arena. You’re guaranteed to be entertained, informed, and motivated. And one thing will be clear: you don't need to know sports to know mercy. “Know Mercy with Stephen A. Smith” is a presentation of Cadence13, an Audacy studio.