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Al-Ahram Weekly
An Israeli hand not shakengestures being made at the Olympics. At the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, black
An Israeli hand not shaken
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
gestures being made at the Olympics. At the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, black American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised gloved hands in the black power salute when standing on the rostrum to receive their medals. The same... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Kent Bush: Running for more than medalssymbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His pr
Kent Bush: Running for more than medals
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted yesterday
symbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His protest is similar to that of Tommie Smith and John Carlos in 1968 when the two Americans raised clenched fists covered by black gloves to symbolize the Black Power... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Kent Bush: Running for more than medalssymbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His pr
Kent Bush: Running for more than medals
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
symbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His protest is similar to that of Tommie Smith and John Carlos in 1968 when the two Americans raised clenched fists covered by black gloves to symbolize the Black Power... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
5 North Okaloosa chefs offer inside secretsnext.” And what should the family cook do if he or she still can’t get it righ
5 North Okaloosa chefs offer inside secrets
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
next.” And what should the family cook do if he or she still can’t get it right? “Call me,” Booker said with a laugh. 4. JOHN CARLOS MACASAET, Thai Siam, Crestview Thai cuisine is noted for its use of many vegetables. John Carlos Macasaet, who... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Kent Bush: Running for more than medalssymbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His pr
Kent Bush: Running for more than medals
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
symbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His protest is similar to that of Tommie Smith and John Carlos in 1968 when the two Americans raised clenched fists covered by black gloves to symbolize the Black Power... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
What a bunch of sorry losersthe team gold medal. If anything, Douglas stands in complacent contrast to the
What a bunch of sorry losers
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
the team gold medal. If anything, Douglas stands in complacent contrast to the black power salute by Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Games. In that context, it was brave of Ethiopian Feyisa Lilesa to use his second place in the... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Kent Bush: Running for more than medalssymbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His pr
Kent Bush: Running for more than medals
Desert Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
symbol used by the Oromo protesters. Lilesa finished second in the event.His protest is similar to that of Tommie Smith and John Carlos in 1968 when the two Americans raised clenched fists covered by black gloves to symbolize the Black Power... Read more
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Mashable
The story behind one brave Olympian's protestcould face sanctions once the organization investigates the case and maybe even
The story behind one brave Olympian's protest
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
could face sanctions once the organization investigates the case and maybe even lose his medal. Americans Tommie Smith and John Carlos, who were expelled from the 1968 summer games after giving black power salutes on the podium, could tell him... Read more
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NBC News
With Fists Raised, Ethiopian Stirs Ghosts of 68' Olympicssuffered great losses nonetheless. During the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, tw
With Fists Raised, Ethiopian Stirs Ghosts of 68' Olympics
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
suffered great losses nonetheless. During the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, two American sprinters named Tommie Smith and John Carlos won the gold and bronze medals in the 200-meter dash, with Smith setting a World and Olympic record on the way to... Read more
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BBC News
Ethiopian runner makes protest sign as he crosses line in Riodisplays or protests and the IOC say they are gathering information about the c
Ethiopian runner makes protest sign as he crosses line in Rio
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
displays or protests and the IOC say they are gathering information about the case. The American duo of Tommie Smith and John Carlos were famously stripped of their medals after the pair flashed the black power salute on the medal stand at the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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News 8000
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish linecommittee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when
Ethiopian marathoner makes protest gesture at finish line
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
committee has stripped athletes of their medals for political protests, as when American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos gave the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968 games. The Oromo make up at least a third of... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Ethiopian marathoner makes political protest at finish lineceremony. Rule 50 of the Olympic charter bans political displays or protests,
Ethiopian marathoner makes political protest at finish line
Yahoo Sports / Posted 5 days ago
ceremony. Rule 50 of the Olympic charter bans political displays or protests, and the American duo of Tommie Smith and John Carlos was famously suspended by the USOC after the pair flashed the black power salute on the medal stand at the 1968... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Lions notes: Abdullah sheds red jersey; Glasgow, Tate outor another, right? So, it�s unheard of, it�s just a matter of whether or not he
Detroit Lions notes: Abdullah sheds red jersey; Glasgow, Tate out
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
or another, right? So, it�s unheard of, it�s just a matter of whether or not he can catch,�� Caldwell said. �You know, John Carlos, you remember that? John Carlos was a great Olympic sprinter, more 200 meters than anything else, but isn�t John... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Abdullah sheds red jersey; Glasgow, Tate outor another, right? So, it’s unheard of, it’s just a matter of whether or not he
Abdullah sheds red jersey; Glasgow, Tate out
The Oakland Press / Posted 6 days ago
or another, right? So, it’s unheard of, it’s just a matter of whether or not he can catch,’’ Caldwell said. “You know, John Carlos, you remember that? John Carlos was a great Olympic sprinter, more 200 meters than anything else, but isn’t John... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fight still raging 48 years onwho made headlines with his black power salute at Mexico 1968 insists his prote
Fight still raging 48 years on
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
who made headlines with his black power salute at Mexico 1968 insists his protest is as valid. Tommie Smith, centre and John Carlos, right, at the Mexico Olympics 1968. Australian silver medallist Peter Norman is at left. Photo / AP The fight... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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11 News Houston
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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9NewsNow WUSA 9 Washington, D.C.
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
9NewsNow WUSA 9 Washington, D.C. / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from LondonJanet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37
U.S. Olympic team hits 100 Rio medals, on pace to top haul from London
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
Janet Evans and Summer Sanders in swimming) 108 total: 37 gold, 34 silver, 37 bronze 1968 Mexico City (Tommie Smith/John Carlos in the 200 meter, Bob Beamon in long jump, George Foreman in boxing) 107 total: 45 gold, 28 silver, 34... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Bolt Unleashes More Lightning While Winning 200 for Third Timeelse. And the 200 also gave the Olympics its most famous medals ceremony photo
Bolt Unleashes More Lightning While Winning 200 for Third Time
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 days ago
else. And the 200 also gave the Olympics its most famous medals ceremony photo ever, when Americans Tommie Smith and John Carlos bowed their heads and raised gloved fists in 1968 as a protest of how blacks were being treated in the U.S. In... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Tommie Smith on gold, iconic salute and the gloveOn October 16, 1968, Tommie Smith and fellow American John Carlos won gold and
Tommie Smith on gold, iconic salute and the glove
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
On October 16, 1968, Tommie Smith and fellow American John Carlos won gold and bronze, respectively, at the Olympic Games in Mexico City. With a time of 19.83, Smith broke the world and Olympic record in the 200-meter dash. But what the two... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Black women are heroes in Rio, but they're not just fighting to win goldathletes lending their moment of patriotic glory to a worthy critique of their
Black women are heroes in Rio, but they're not just fighting to win gold
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
athletes lending their moment of patriotic glory to a worthy critique of their country, whether it was Tommie Smith and John Carlos raising their fists against racism and oppression at the 1968 Mexico City Games or Olympian Muhammad Ali tossing... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
#BlackExcellence: John Carlos & Tommie Smith Between the divisive partisan politics of the current election cycle and the
#BlackExcellence: John Carlos & Tommie Smith
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 8 days ago
Between the divisive partisan politics of the current election cycle and the downward spiral of the 24-hour news cycle, narratives shining a light on excellence are in short supply. The 17-days of... Read more
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The Age
Don't ask athletes to set aside politics 'in the spirit of the Olympics'to stage their minor protest. Powerful moment: Australia's Peter Norman (left)
Don't ask athletes to set aside politics 'in the spirit of the Olympics'
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
to stage their minor protest. Powerful moment: Australia's Peter Norman (left) joins American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos on the podium during the famous "Black Power" demonstration. Photo: AP The argument that politics should be kept... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Don't ask athletes to set aside politics 'in the spirit of the Olympics'to stage their minor protest. Powerful moment: Australia's Peter Norman (left)
Don't ask athletes to set aside politics 'in the spirit of the Olympics'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
to stage their minor protest. Powerful moment: Australia's Peter Norman (left) joins American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos on the podium during the famous "Black Power" demonstration. Photo: AP The argument that politics should be kept... Read more
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Canberra Times
Don't ask athletes to set aside politics 'in the spirit of the Olympics'to stage their minor protest. Powerful moment: Australia's Peter Norman (left)
Don't ask athletes to set aside politics 'in the spirit of the Olympics'
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
to stage their minor protest. Powerful moment: Australia's Peter Norman (left) joins American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos on the podium during the famous "Black Power" demonstration. Photo: AP The argument that politics should be kept... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 Olympics - Change of Roles As Blacks Go for Goldfamily for many years during his lifetime. Many years after the Jesse Owens wi
2016 Olympics - Change of Roles As Blacks Go for Gold
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
family for many years during his lifetime. Many years after the Jesse Owens win in Berlin, two black men, Tommie Smith and John Carlos won first and third place in the Olympic games of 1968. In the victory stand in Mexico City on the 16th October... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Olympic moments that captured the hearts of fansthe pair crossed the finish line, they were met with a standing ovation from th
Olympic moments that captured the hearts of fans
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
the pair crossed the finish line, they were met with a standing ovation from the 65,000 strong crowd. Tommie Smith and John Carlos salute At the 1968 Mexico Olympics, American Tommie Smith won the 200 meter race with a world-record time of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Olympic moments that captured the hearts of fansthe pair crossed the finish line, they were met with a standing ovation from th
Olympic moments that captured the hearts of fans
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
the pair crossed the finish line, they were met with a standing ovation from the 65,000 strong crowd. Tommie Smith and John Carlos salute At the 1968 Mexico Olympics, American Tommie Smith won the 200 meter race with a world-record time of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Logie’s Legacy: celebrating 70 years of the best – and worst – of televisionat the time this was received with markedly less positive reactions than Ali’s
Logie’s Legacy: celebrating 70 years of the best – and worst – of television
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
at the time this was received with markedly less positive reactions than Ali’s lighting of the flame. Tommie Smith and John Carlos, who won the gold and bronze respectively in the 200m sprint, donned black gloves and raised their fists in... Read more
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