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3-Minute Interview: Olympic sprinter Tommie Smith, icon for giving black power salute

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Smith is a former Olympic sprinter. In 1968, he won the 200-meter dash and became a civil rights icon for striking the black power salute on the podium. On Saturday, he is scheduled to be in D.C. attending the 5th Annual Tommie Smith Youth Track Meet, hosted by 100 Black Men of Greater Washington, DC. What are you hoping for at the event Saturday? Of course, we're going to find some...