October 16th, 1968: Mexico City Olympics. Tommie Smith and John Carlos on the podium.

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    So grateful for what these men did. Carlos and Smith just filled that moment with symbolism and the intention and the...
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    Still moving.
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    i remember watching this and thinking how brave they were to do something like that.
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    Dad knew Tommie and John, and they got a LOT of hate for this.
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    The gloves were Tommie Smith’s, who brought them because he didn’t want to touch the hands of a bigot and anti-Semite...
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