The Reemergence of the Outspoken Black Athlete

By Joseph E. Davis Via http://www.thenation.com Throughout sports history, African-American professional athletes have commonly used their profession as a platform to address important issues within the Black community. One of the greatest examples of this happened during the 1968 Olympics when Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their hands to show their support of the … More The Reemergence of the Outspoken Black Athlete