Almanac History: A short film about Peter Norman

After seeing Alex Darling’s piece about the famous Peter Norman photo, Matt Norman (Peter’s nephew) let us know about his short film, ‘I’ll Stand With You’.

Finding direction in a 52-year-old photo

Alex Darling reflects on a pivotal moment in sporting, and social history, the stand against racial inequality at the 1968 Olympics that included Australian Peter Norman.

Peter Norman Week 2018

As we come up to Peter Norman week (Oct 9 -Oct 16), Glen! revisits the story of the man that stood tall with Tommy Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Mexico Olympics.

Almanac Sports History: John Carlos and Mexico City 1968. (From Democracy Now)

Recently Democracy Now interviewed John Carlos (1968 Mexico City podium salute) and sports writer Dave Kirin.