The story of Peter Norman, the white Australian in this photo.

Tommie Smith, John Carlos and Peter Norman

This is an excellent article about Peter Norman, the white Australian sprinter who was awarded the silver medal alongside John Carlos and Tommie Smith while they raised their black-gloved fists and bowed their heads as the US National Anthem was played.

http://www.filmsforaction.org/articles/the-white-man-in-that-photo/

 

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