Comments on: Smith and sport laid the groundwork for Obama’s rise http://blogs.reuters.com/sport/2009/02/13/smith-and-sport-laid-the-groundwork-for-obamas-rise/ The Reuters global sports blog Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:27:51 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Tom http://blogs.reuters.com/sport/2009/02/13/smith-and-sport-laid-the-groundwork-for-obamas-rise/comment-page-1/#comment-77 Sun, 15 Feb 2009 20:35:27 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/sport/?p=174#comment-77 Bravo to the likes of Smith and Ali for their unflinching commitment to the most worthy of causes; human rights.
There’s still so much to be done, as you point out, but the efforts of these people over the years is a solid base for Obama to work from, and hopefully in the not too distant future bigots and racists will realise just how flaky their own beliefs are.

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By: Mark http://blogs.reuters.com/sport/2009/02/13/smith-and-sport-laid-the-groundwork-for-obamas-rise/comment-page-1/#comment-64 Fri, 13 Feb 2009 13:29:47 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/sport/?p=174#comment-64 A beautiful blog. These guys should never be forgotten

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