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Film on Smith's black power salute at 1968 Olympics shown ahead of London Games

There are 1 comment on the The Washington Post story from Jul 11, 2012, titled Film on Smith's black power salute at 1968 Olympics shown ahead of London Games. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

Tommie Smith was the first athlete to run the 200 meters inside 20 seconds, but he'll always be remembered instead for his clenched-fist black power salute on the medal podium at the 1968 Olympics.

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Faith

New Baltimore, MI

#1 Jul 11, 2012
Oh dear! I hope they aren't going to let those uppity colored boys do that "black power" thing again. That really was a disgrace.

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