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1968 Olympics Protesters Smith And Carlos Are Hall Of Famers

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Recognition at last. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEq9fX92j4k On November 1, Thommie Smith and John Carlos will be inducted into the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Hall of Fame. Apparently, 51...

Did The Smith-Carlos-Norman Protest In 1968 Change Things?

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In 1968, Americans did not get immediate punditry. There wasn’t much talk radio, there was no cable TV national programming but there were newspapers however newspapers were not on a 24 hour a day, seven days a week news cycle.
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Smith, Carlos, Norman And A 1968 Sports Protest

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In 1968, Muhammad Ali had his boxing license taken away because he refused to serve in the United States Military and participate in the...