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date: 01 April 2020

civil rights 

Source:
A Dictionary of Sports Studies
Author(s):

Alan Tomlinson

The rights of any individual to be treated as an equal and with dignity, regardless of ethnic or racial background, gender and sexuality, or any other defining characteristic. The most famous case of civil rights activism in international sport was the podium demonstration by the three medal winners in the 200-metre race at the ... ...

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