On Monday, October 17, 2005, a sculpture of the famous moment when Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their clenched fists at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City was unveiled on the campus of their Alma Mater, San Jose State University. Dr. John Carlos delivers his speech to the audience. Introduction by the Late Great Peter Norman an unsung hero in his own right, who stood on the podium alongside of Smith and Carlos wearing an Olympic Project for Human Rights badge on his chest.


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