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|John Carlos, Angela Davis, and Clarence Thomas at Laney College|
|Date||Wednesday November 30|
|Time||7:00 PM - 8:30 PM|
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Laney Community College Bistro
900 Fallon Street
Seen around the world, John Carlos and Tommie Smith’s Black Power salute on the 1968 Olympic podium sparked controversy and career fallout. Yet their show of defiance remains one of the most iconic images of Olympic history and the Black Power movement. Here is the remarkable story of one of the men behind the salute, lifelong activist, John Carlos.Added to the calendar on Tuesday Nov 29th, 2011 2:14 PM
Join John Carlos for a series of events to celebrate the release of The John Carlos Story: The Sports Moment That Changed the World.
Clarence Thomas, ILWU and Million Worker March leader
Jabari Shaw, Black Student Union
Co-Sponsored by the Laney Black Student Union, International Socialist Organization, and the Multi-Ethnic Sports Hall of Fame.