Monthly Archives: October 2012

Monthly Archives: October 2012

Audio / Visual MnemoTechnics: Raised Fist Salute by bart plantenga

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Raised Fist Salute   “The greatest problem is we are afraid to offend our oppressors. I had a moral obligation to step up. Morality was a far greater force than the rules and regulations they had.” • John Carlos “If I do something good then I am American, but if I do something bad then I am a Negro!” • Tommie Smith I got together with filmmaker-friend Mark Boswell in his clammy Greenpoint, New York kitchen shortly after the Olympics. While we …