John Carlos

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At the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, a young sprinter named Tommie Smith won the 200 meter dash.  Then with bronze medal winner John Carlos the two excited and enraged the world as they raised a black gloved right hand in the air in a historic stand for human rights, liberation and solidarity.  John Carlos […]