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JOHN ROBERT LEWIS - BLACKLIVESMATTER.UK

February 21, 1940 – July 17, 2020

JOHN ROBERT LEWIS



























Rep. John Lewis' message to protesters fighting for racial equality


Congressman John Lewis is a champion and leading figure of the civil rights movement. He marched alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and was repeatedly beaten and arrested during nonviolent protests for racial equality. Congressman Lewis joins "CBS This Morning" for his first network TV interview since the protests over the death of George Floyd began, to share his message of hope to protesters.


Youtube: 4 June 2020



John Lewis Marches On


Two icons of the 60's civil rights era -- Bill Moyers and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) -- meet to share experiences and revelations about the momentous March on Washington which they both attended 50 years ago. At 23, Lewis had just been named to lead the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and was the youngest and most defiant of the featured speakers.


Youtube: 26 July 2013


WIKI: John Lewis