The Huddle: Raising a Fist to Taking a Knee
History is repeating itself through athlete activism. Fifty years after John Carlos and Tommie Smith raised their fists, athlete activism has once again become one of the most relevant – and controversial – political topics in the US despite the fact that we haven’t had public sporting events since the start pandemic. We talk to Olympic Athlete Gwen Berry, and former head coach for the University of Washington Women's Soccer, Lesle Gallimore.
About The Huddle
The Huddle is where youth athletes to pros, business leaders to non-profits, sports writers and beyond gather for unabashed conversations that share daring stories and tackle complex matters of sport head-on.
Tags: athlete activism, Olympics, race and sport