American track and field athletes Tommie Smith (C) and John Carlos (R), first and third place winners in the 200 meter race, protest with the Black Power salute as they stand on the winner's podium at the Summer Olympic games, Mexico...More
October 19, 1968 License
Angel Valodia Matos (L-red) of Cuba lands a kick on the face of referee Chakir Chelbat (R) of Sweden after he lost his bronze medal contest in the men's +80 kg taekwondo competition against Arman Chilmanov of Kazakhstan during the 2008...More
January 27, 2012 License
Supporters protest for Tibet at Wakazato Park during the Olympic Torch relay on April 26, 2008 in Nagano, Japan. The torch's route ends next week after stops in Vietnam and North Korea.
'Free Tibet' protestors march down Embarcadero St. in San Francisco on April 9, 2008. Thousands gathered in San Francisco to protest China's policies toward Tibet, and many other issues, as the Olympic Torch Relay holds it's only North...More
RSF Media rights activists (Reporters without Borders) display a giant banner with the five Olympic rings turned into handcuffs on the Champs Elyses during the Beijing Olympic flame's tour of Paris. Chaotic protests along the path of...More
April 07, 2008 License
A police man takes a moment to warm his hands amid demonstrators attending a protest along the route of the Olympic Torch outside Downing Street on April 6, 2008 in London, England. The torch for the 2008 Beijing Olympics is to be...More
April 06, 2008 License
Konnie Huq carries the torch aloft during her leg of the Beijing Olympics torch relay on April 6, 2008 in London, England. The torch for the 2008 Beijing Olympics is to be carried by respected athletes and celebrities from Wembley...More
Marion Jones gives a brief statement to the press after she leaves court January 11, 2008 in White Plains, New York. Marion Jones was sentenced to six months in prison for lying about using steroids during her athletic career and a...More
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Marion Jones speaks to the media outside a United States federal courthouse October 5, 2007 in White Plains, NY. Jones pleaded guilty to charges in connection with steroid use.
October 05, 2007 License
An offical poster from the 2004 Athens Olympic Games on display at the IOC Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. \ Mandatory Credit: IOC Olympic Museum /Allsport
January 23, 2012 License
Martin Luther King Jr.