Tommie Smith and John Carlos use fashion to make a huge statement
3 Steps To Independence Most people want to be independent. They want to be able to do things on their own, without relying on others. While there are many different ways to achieve independence, there are three basic steps that everyone can take. These steps will help you set goals and achieve ...Amid the Civil Rights Movements fight for equality, Team USA's John Carlos and Tommie Smith wanted to make a statement at the Mexico 1968 Olympic Games... and they did... with only a pair of gloves.