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Herald Sun
The defining moments of every Olympicsgold medal at Tokyo 1964. HEADLINE: The 1968 Olympics will be remembered for o
The defining moments of every Olympics
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
gold medal at Tokyo 1964. HEADLINE: The 1968 Olympics will be remembered for one iconic image. American 200 metre runners Tommie Smith and John Carlos finished first and third respectively in the race and held a silent protest — about the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The defining moments of every Olympicsgold medal at Tokyo 1964. HEADLINE: The 1968 Olympics will be remembered for o
The defining moments of every Olympics
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
gold medal at Tokyo 1964. HEADLINE: The 1968 Olympics will be remembered for one iconic image. American 200 metre runners Tommie Smith and John Carlos finished first and third respectively in the race and held a silent protest — about the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The defining moments of every Olympicsgold medal at Tokyo 1964. HEADLINE: The 1968 Olympics will be remembered for o
The defining moments of every Olympics
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
gold medal at Tokyo 1964. HEADLINE: The 1968 Olympics will be remembered for one iconic image. American 200 metre runners Tommie Smith and John Carlos finished first and third respectively in the race and held a silent protest — about the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Women taking activism lead heading to Rio Olympicsmovement was begun in 2013 by three women. The Olympics have been a place for
Women taking activism lead heading to Rio Olympics
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
movement was begun in 2013 by three women. The Olympics have been a place for protest before, most notably in 1968 when Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their fists in the air during the U.S. national anthem after the 200-meter final in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Olympian Debbie Meyer still owns the gold after all these yearsher swim prints are all over an Olympics that also became known for the fist-ra
Olympian Debbie Meyer still owns the gold after all these years
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
her swim prints are all over an Olympics that also became known for the fist-raising medal ceremony protest of sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos; high jumper Dick Fosbury’s flop; Bob Beamon’s world record (by a staggering 22 inches) in the... Read more
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The Hindu
The salute that shook the worldStar Spangled Banner, America’s national anthem, was played after the 200 metre
The salute that shook the world
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Star Spangled Banner, America’s national anthem, was played after the 200 metre sprint medal presentation following Tommie Smith’s gold and John Carlos’s bronze winning feats. Heads bowed, Smith raised a gloved right fist and Carlos his... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
WNBA teams not shying away from Black Lives Matter despite finesat an all-time high." Paul called on modern players to follow the example set
WNBA teams not shying away from Black Lives Matter despite fines
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
at an all-time high." Paul called on modern players to follow the example set by role models like Jim Brown, John Carlos, Tommie Smith and Billie Jean King and Wade urged the crowd, featuring some of US sports' biggest stars, not to shy away from... Read more
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iol.co.za
From Owens to Bolt - iconic Olympic momentsof Hitler's theories of eugenics, trouncing all-comers to win four gold medals
From Owens to Bolt - iconic Olympic moments
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
of Hitler's theories of eugenics, trouncing all-comers to win four gold medals and become the iconic figure of the Games. TOMMIE SMITH/JOHN CARLOS (1968) By 1968, many young black Americans were burning with anger, refusing to accept the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia loses appeal against Olympic ban for track and field athletesthe International Olympic Committee finally announced that Thorpe's Olympic med
Russia loses appeal against Olympic ban for track and field athletes
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
the International Olympic Committee finally announced that Thorpe's Olympic medals had been restored. American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their gloved fists on the podium for the 200 metres medal ceremony at the 1968 Mexico... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
From Sea to Shining Sea ...ruled the headlines as the nation reeled from blow after blow. Even the Olympic
From Sea to Shining Sea ...
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 7 days ago
ruled the headlines as the nation reeled from blow after blow. Even the Olympics weren't immune, as two U.S. athletes, Tommie Smith and John Carlos, performed the black power salute during the "Star-Spangled Banner." Eugene McCarthy briefly... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, too
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, too
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, too
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, too
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, too
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, too
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, too
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, too
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, too
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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CNN
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic host cities faced problems, too
CNN / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, toomajor security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attentio
Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, too
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
major security problems. But a protest at the event drew international attention: the Black Power salute American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made after winning their medals. Munich 1972: Deadly hostage crisis There were plenty of fears... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Brazilian Supermodels to be included in NBC Olympic CoverageCelebrities and athletes have used the Olympics to make political statements on
Brazilian Supermodels to be included in NBC Olympic Coverage
Yahoo Sports / Posted 9 days ago
Celebrities and athletes have used the Olympics to make political statements on an international stage (hello, Tommie Smith and John Carlos). Two of Brazil’s most famous exports will get their shot. NBC announced that Brazilian supermodels... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Luz Long and Peter Norman, heroes foreveras a platform to fight against racism because there is no bigger stage in sport
Luz Long and Peter Norman, heroes forever
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
as a platform to fight against racism because there is no bigger stage in sport to grab the world’s attention. USA’s Tommie Smith and John Carlos, winners of gold and bronze respectively in the 200m at the 1968 Olympics, made a resonant... Read more
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TribLIVE
Olympic greats gather in Pittsburgh to salute trailblazing black medaliststhe most conspicuous barrier-breaker was Carlos, whose single and quiet action
Olympic greats gather in Pittsburgh to salute trailblazing black medalists
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
the most conspicuous barrier-breaker was Carlos, whose single and quiet action on the podium along with gold medalist Tommie Smith was unheard of for athletes at the time. It was a “Black Power” salute against racial injustice and supporting... Read more
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USA Today
Chris Paul: Athletes need to harness voices to bring change, stop violenceleaders of various backgrounds: “Generations ago, legends like Jesse Owens, Jac
Chris Paul: Athletes need to harness voices to bring change, stop violence
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
leaders of various backgrounds: “Generations ago, legends like Jesse Owens, Jackie Robinson, Muhammad Ali, John Carlos, Tommie Smith, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown, Billie Jean King, Arthur Ashe and countless others set a model for what... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Athletes' voice in social movements continues to have wide-ranging impacthistoric causes: Jackie Robinson breaking the baseball color line as the civil
Athletes' voice in social movements continues to have wide-ranging impact
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
historic causes: Jackie Robinson breaking the baseball color line as the civil rights movement launched; Muhammad Ali and Tommie Smith and John Carlos in the Black Power movement; Billie Jean King in the women's rights movement. And now we have... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Olympics' most infamous controversiesOlympic Committee finally announced that Thorpe's Olympic medals had been resto
The Olympics' most infamous controversies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Olympic Committee finally announced that Thorpe's Olympic medals had been restored. BLACK POWER American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their gloved fists on the podium for the 200 metres medal ceremony at the 1968 Mexico... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia facing full expulsion from Rio Olympics after coverthe International Olympic Committee finally announced that Thorpe's Olympic med
Russia facing full expulsion from Rio Olympics after cover
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
the International Olympic Committee finally announced that Thorpe's Olympic medals had been restored. American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their gloved fists on the podium for the 200 metres medal ceremony at the 1968 Mexico... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hidden history of Olympics revealed before Rio gamesof World War Two. Mexico, in 1968, produced one of the defining images of any
Hidden history of Olympics revealed before Rio games
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
of World War Two. Mexico, in 1968, produced one of the defining images of any Games as US medallists John Carlos and Tommie Smith raised their fists in a “black power” salute. The IOC threatened to ban America for “a deliberate and violent... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Athletes find voice for activism on real-life issuesis among the hundreds of athletes ready to represent the U.S. at the upcoming R
Athletes find voice for activism on real-life issues
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
is among the hundreds of athletes ready to represent the U.S. at the upcoming Rio Olympics, and with the spirit of Tommie Smith and John Carlos and their raised, gloved fists, with the legacy of Muhammad Ali and his costly stance against... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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11 News Houston
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
KING5 Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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First Coast News
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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ESPN
How 'The Brotherhood' made it to the ESPYS stagefor social causes in the past. "Generations ago, legends like Jesse Owens, Jac
How 'The Brotherhood' made it to the ESPYS stage
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
for social causes in the past. "Generations ago, legends like Jesse Owens, Jackie Robinson, Muhammad Ali, John Carlos and Tommie Smith, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown, Billie Jean King, Arthur Ashe and countless others, they set a model for what... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squadon his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) a
Patriots' Nate Ebner hoping to reach Olympics with Team USA's rugby squad
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
on his own Hall-of-Fame journey, he medaled in the 4x400-meter relay (silver) and 400-meter dash (bronze) in 1952. — Tommie Smith: Best known for his Black Power salute in Mexico City after winning gold in the 200-meter dash in 1968, Smith... Read more
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NBC News
NBA Star's Low Key Activism Is a Sign of the Timesis now." And albeit in a more low-key style than some of his predecessors -- l
NBA Star's Low Key Activism Is a Sign of the Times
NBC News / Posted 14 days ago
is now." And albeit in a more low-key style than some of his predecessors -- like the former Olympians John Carlos and Tommie Smith, who paid a real devastating price for their infamous black power demonstration at the 1968 games -- Anthony has... Read more
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