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