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16 OCT Tommie Smith of the US wins the gold medal in the at the Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico.

44 Years later Tommie Smith and John Carlos, 1968 Olympic medal winners.

newmanology: Tommie Smith and John Carlos, 1968 Olympic medal winners in Mexico. Photograph by Platon, originally published in The New Yorker October 16 was the anniversary of Smith and Carlos’s famous black power Olympics medal podium protest.

Tommie Smith pictures | Tommie Smith, John Carlos and Roger Bambuck during the 200 meters ... OS guld 200 meter 1968 Mexico City.

Tommie Smith of the 'Black power' salute ! Mexico City 1968 Olympic 200 meter champion & first man to run under 20 seconds for 200 !

When you think of world-famous Olympic athletes, the name Peter Norman probably does not come to mind. But that’s soon about to change. At the 1968 Summer Olympics, Tommie Smith broke records when he won the 200-meter dash finals and gold medal in 19.83 seconds. But his Black Power salute, alongside fellow runner John Carlos atop the medal...

Everyone Ignored The White Man In This Famous Photo. 48 Years Later, The Real Story Emerges

John Carlos, Tommie Smith, Peter Norman - 1968 Olympics Black Power salute - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Puma Announces Suede 50th Anniversary Campaign With Track Legend Tommie Smith - SneakerNews.com

Puma Announces Suede 50th Anniversary Campaign With Track Legend Tommie Smith - SneakerNews.com

U.S. The Iconic Photo That Sent Shock Waves Throughout The World, 1968 Olympics. ~ The African-American athletes are Tommie Smith and John Carlos.

1968 Olympics: Tommie Smith (center) and John Carlos (right) showing the Black Power salute in the 1968 Summer Olympics while Silver medalist Peter Norman (left) wears an OPHR badge to show his support for the two Americans

On this day in 1968 this happened at the Olympics. It's critical that we celebrate John Carlos and Tommie Smith for protesting like this while at work. Especially in today's climate where people insist on trying to separate sport from politics. I don't know who won the gold that day. But I do know who won the hearts and minds of the people and the respect of history. ✊✊✊

On this day in 1968 this happened at the Olympics. It's critical that we celebrate John Carlos and Tommie Smith for protesting like this while at work. Especially in today's climate where people insist on trying to separate sport from politics. I don't know who won the gold that day. But I do know who won the hearts and minds of the people and the respect of history. ✊✊✊

Oct. 16, 1968 — “Black Power” salute | The 50 Most Powerful Pictures In American History

Oct. 16, 1968 — "Black Power" salute

Extending gloved hands skyward in racial protest, U. athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos stare downward during the playing of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' after Smith received the gold and Carlos the bronze for the

2017. 45 years ago, Olympic athletes Tommie Smith and Juan Carlos protested.

2017. 45 years ago, Olympic athletes Tommie Smith and Juan Carlos protested.

The National Museum of African American History and Culture - THE BLACK POWER SALUTE Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised black-gloved fists when the United States national anthem was played during their medal ceremony at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City.

The National Museum of African American History and Culture

A curated walk through the hallways of the newest Smithsonian museum before it opens next week. 13 years in the making, it attempts to depict the pain and pride of the black experience in America.

1968 The demonstration by Tommie Smith and John Carlos, who won the gold and bronze medals in the 200-meter dash, drew a quick reaction. Under pressure from the International Olympic Committee — which wanted to avoid the politicization of the Games — the U.S. team dropped the two runners, who received death threats.

1968 The demonstration by Tommie Smith and John Carlos, who won the gold and bronze medals in the 200-meter dash, drew a quick reaction. Under pressure from the International Olympic Committee — which wanted to avoid the politicization of the Games — the U.S. team dropped the two runners, who received death threats.

The 1968 Olympics Black Power Salute: African American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raise their fists in a gesture of solidarity at the 1968 Olympic games. Australian Silver medalist Peter Norman wore an Olympic Project for Human Rights badge in support of their protest. Both Americans were expelled from the games as a result.

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

The 1968 Olympics Black Power Salute: African American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raise their fists in a gesture of solidarity at the 1968 Olympic games. Australian Silver medalist Peter Norman wore an Olympic Project for Human Rights badge in support of their protest. Both Americans were expelled from the games as a result.

Protestos históricos contra o racismo, foram pontuados com frases e outros gestos, que ficaram imortalizados na história da luta por igualdade racial. Assim como os punhos cerrados dos atletas norte americanos, Tommie Smith e Jonh Carlos, no alto do pódio, ao receberem suas medalhas nos jogos olímpicos do México, em 1968. Usar "Black is Beautiful" para limpar a bunda da atriz branca e ruiva, foi, no mínimo, uma bela cagada

Protestos históricos contra o racismo, foram pontuados com frases e outros gestos, que ficaram imortalizados na história da luta por igualdade racial. Assim como os punhos cerrados dos atletas norte americanos, Tommie Smith e Jonh Carlos, no alto do pódio, ao receberem suas medalhas nos jogos olímpicos do México, em 1968. Usar "Black is Beautiful" para limpar a bunda da atriz branca e ruiva, foi, no mínimo, uma bela cagada

The 1968 Olympics Black Power Salute: African American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raise their fists in a gesture of solidarity at the 1968 Olympic games. Australian Silver medalist Peter Norman wore an Olympic Project for Human Rights badge in support of their protest. Both Americans were expelled from the games as a result.

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

The 1968 Olympics Black Power Salute African American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raise their fists in a gesture of solidarity at the 1968 Olympic games. Australian Silver medalist Peter Norman wore an Olympic Pr

HAPPY 73rd BIRTHDAY, TO LEGENDARY, MR. TOMMIE SMITH! !! Tommie Smith is a former track & field athlete and wide receiver in the American Football League. At the 1968 Summer Olympics, Smith won the 200-meter dash finals in 19.83 seconds – the 1st time the 20 second barrier was broken. His Black Power...HAPPY 73rd BIRTHDAY, TO LEGENDARY, MR. TOMMIE SMITH! !! Tommie Smith is a former track & field athlete and wide receiver in the American Football League. At the 1968 Summer Olympics, Smith won…

HAPPY 73rd BIRTHDAY, TO LEGENDARY, MR. TOMMIE SMITH! !! Tommie Smith is a former track & field athlete and wide receiver in the American Football League. At the 1968 Summer Olympics, Smith won the 200-meter dash finals in 19.83 seconds – the 1st time the 20 second barrier was broken. His Black Power...HAPPY 73rd BIRTHDAY, TO LEGENDARY, MR. TOMMIE SMITH! !! Tommie Smith is a former track & field athlete and wide receiver in the American Football League. At the 1968 Summer Olympics, Smith won…