Tommie Smith, center, and John Carlos raise their fists on the medal stand at the Oct. 16, 1968 Olympics award ceremony.
Tommie Smith, center, and John Carlos raise their fists on the medal stand at the Oct. 16, 1968 Olympics award ceremony. AP file photo
Tommie Smith, center, and John Carlos raise their fists on the medal stand at the Oct. 16, 1968 Olympics award ceremony. AP file photo

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