Posted on March 28, 2012 at 7:00 am in activism, Australian politics, justice | RSS feed
And the guy without his hand raised is the Aussie, Peter Norman. He wore a badge in support of Black Power and was ostracized by the Oz media and Oz athletics. He died in 2006.
Yes, terrible wasnt it – standing up for human rights.
And banned for two years afterwards, and he never represented again, despite having the best times. It was a shameful way to treat an athlete, or anyone
redglitterx for TurnLeft
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