Peter Norman: Unlikely Australian participant in black athletes' Olympic civil rights protest | Curio

Peter Norman: Unlikely Australian participant in black athletes' Olympic civil rights protest

6 mins | May 28, 2017

The Guardian obituary from back in October 2006, that celebrates the life of Peter Norman, the white Australian who stood on the victory dial in solidarity with Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Mexico Olympics, joining their protest against racial discrimination.

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From The Guardian