John Carlos, the son of a Cuban-raised mother and African-American father, was one of the two black athletes who raised his fist during the national anthem at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. He and Tommie Smith were protesting racial inequalities and human rights in America.
Title: Fists Up 1968
Creator: Janice Llamoca, AFP/Getty Images
Date Created: 2016-10-21
Location: New York, New York
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