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.

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.

Power and Equality: universal terms that are understood so differently in so many places. How do you define power and equality?

Power and Equality: universal terms that are understood so differently in so many places. How do you define power and equality?

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

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

"Once upon a time freedom used to be life-" Mama feels strongly about people being freed.

"Once upon a time freedom used to be life-" Mama feels strongly about people being freed.

@dazhaneleahphotos on Instagram: “The black power series. Coming sooner than you think✨✨✨. 'Black power is embracing the beauty of being black even though the whole world has taught us otherwise' quoted from @in.maevasheart”

@dazhaneleahphotos on Instagram: “The black power series. Coming sooner than you think✨✨✨. 'Black power is embracing the beauty of being black even though the whole world has taught us otherwise' quoted from @in.maevasheart”

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