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1972 Olympics

Jewish-American Olympian Takes A Stand In Moment Of Silence Controversy

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.10.2012 | Religion

Aly Raisman was not alive when the Black September Palestinian militant group infiltrated the Olympic Village at the 1972 Munich Games, but on Tuesday...

IOC Pays Tribute To Munich Victims At Olympic Village

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- IOC President Jacques Rogge paid tribute Monday to the 11 Israeli athletes and coaches killed in Munich 40 years ago, leading a solemn minut...

Moment Of Silence For 1972 Munich Victims Denied

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 07.21.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- IOC President Jacques Rogge won't budge: There will be no minute's silence for the Israeli victims of the 1972 Munich massacre at the openin...

Bob Costas To Right IOC Wrong

Posted 07.21.2012 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing The Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games is one of the most watched events around the world. People from all over...

Israel Asks Olympics To Honor Those Killed In 1972

AP | IAN DEITCH | Posted 06.24.2012 | Sports

JERUSALEM — Israel asked the International Olympic Committee to honor the Israeli team members who were killed by Palestinian terrorists at the ...