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Oprah Winfrey leads TV tribute to late civil rights icon John Lewis
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Trump Pointedly Absent From John Lewis's Funeral
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Rep. Lewis praised by 3 presidents at funeral
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Rep. John Lewis is laid to rest at South View Cemetery
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Obama To Eulogize John Lewis, Clinton and Bush To Attend, Trump Refused
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Civil rights icon Lewis honored on Capitol Hill
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John Lewis crosses Alabama bridge one final time
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US civil rights icon John Lewis' casket crosses Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma
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Selma bids farewell to John Lewis
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U.S. House observes moment of silence for Rep. John Lewis
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Representative John Lewis, Civil Rights Icon, De*d at 80
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Atlanta residents gather to pay tribute to US congressman John Lewis
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Civil Rights Icon John Lewis Dead At 80
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John Lewis, U.S. congressman and sharecropper's son, was civil rights hero
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Civil rights icon John Lewis dies aged 80
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Shops in England reopen, but demand uncertain
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John Lewis introduces safety measures ahead of re-opening
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On voting rights, let's finish what my dad, Lyndon Johnson, and John Lewis started.I beamed behind my father and marched beside John Lewis when they took a stand for justice for all Americans. Their efforts can only be the beginning.
Trump on John Lewis' legacy: "He didn't come to my inauguration""He should have come," Mr. Trump told Axios. "I think he made a big mistake."
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Trump dismisses legacy of civil rights hero John Lewis: ‘He didn’t come to my inauguration’In an interview released on Monday night, Donald Trump said he had never met legendary civil rights leader John Lewis and complained that the congressman had declined to...
What's behind Trump's bizarre suggestion(CNN)On the same day that three former US presidents joined in a moving tribute to civil rights hero John Lewis and just after the release of government data showing the worst quarterly plunge in..
Bill Maher talks cancel culture and John Lewis with authors of Harper's open 'letter on justice'Bari Weiss and Thomas Chatterton Williams appeared on "Real Time with Bill Maher" Friday to discuss their Harper's letter on cancel culture.
These are the people who must stop Trump's assault on voting(CNN)The contrast could not have been more jarring. In Atlanta, three of America's four living ex-presidents -- two Democrats and one Republican -- joined in honoring John Lewis, a true American hero..
Voting Rights Act was John Lewis' life's work. 55 years later, minority voter suppression remains55 years after the Voting Rights Act was signed, advocates say a Supreme Court decision paved the way for the return of minority voter suppression.
Clinton, Bush say John Lewis lived his faithJohn Lewis was eulogized Thursday by three former presidents and others who urged Americans to continue the work of the civil rights icon in fighting injustice during a moment of racial reckoning...
Barack Obama pays tribute to John Lewis at funeralFormer President Barack Obama used Rep. John Lewis' funeral on Thursday to issue a stark warning that the voting rights and equal opportunity the late civil rights icon championed are threatened..
Obama eulogy makes thinly veiled digs at TrumpBarack Obama eulogises late congressman John Lewis, with a few jabs at his White House successor.
US election 2020: Obama calls for end to voter suppressionThe former US president was delivering the eulogy at civil rights leader John Lewis's funeral.
Former President Jimmy Carter sends letter to be read at John Lewis' funeralFormer President Jimmy Carter said Georgians remember John Lewis as a "neighbor, friend and representative."
Tybre Faw met his hero two years ago. Today, the 12-year-old read John Lewis' favorite poem at his funeral.Tybre Faw, 12, read John Lewis' favorite poem, "Invictus," at the late congressman's funeral in Atlanta Thursday.
Former president Bill Clinton remembers John Lewis as working for his 'beloved community'Former President Bill Clinton remembered John Lewis as a man who worked for his community.
AP Top Stories July 30 AHere's the latest for Thursday July 30th: U.S. economy suffers steep quarterly plunge; NASA rover heads for Mars; Funeral today for Congressman John Lewis; Rare red panda born in Berlin zoo.
'He believed in America': Former president George W. Bush remembers John LewisFormer President George W. Bush remembers civil rights icon John Lewis believing in the Lord, humanity and America.
Rep. John Lewis funeral honors civil rights iconFormer President Barack Obama will give the eulogy for Rep. John Lewis. Former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton will attend the service.
'Emmett Till was my George Floyd,' John Lewis says in posthumous New York Times op-edThe late Rep. John Lewis published an op-ed in the New York Times Thursday morning, the day of his funeral service in Atlanta.
Civil rights icon John Lewis will be buried Thursday in Atlanta with three former presidents in attendanceThe funeral and burial will mark the end of a series of events that have honored John Lewis in Atlanta, Washington D.C. and Alabama.
Obama to Eulogize Late Rep. John Lewis at Atlanta FuneralFormer President Barack Obama will eulogize the late Rep. John Lewis at his funeral in Atlanta on Thursday, a source familiar with the planning told NBC News on Wednesday. Lewis, who was known...
Atlanta Mourns John Lewis and Ponders Carrying on With ‘Good Trouble’The congressman and civil rights leader preached in support of nonviolent resistance, a message that some say must live on in his absence.
Civil rights icon John Lewis to lie in state at Georgia Capitol; private funeral is ThursdayThe public will be allowed to view the body and two ceremonies will honor him Wednesday. On Thursday, there is a private funeral in Atlanta.
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John Lewis: A final day of tribute in Washington as some lawmakers push to honor legacy through voting rights billJohn Lewis will lie in state in the Capitol for a second day Tuesday, giving the public time to pay respects before his funeral in Georgia.
Joe Biden among those honoring Rep. John LewisJoe Biden was among many at the US Capitol on Monday honoring the late Democratic Rep. John Lewis. A long-time Georgia lawmaker and icon of the civil rights movement, Rep. Lewis died July 17 at the age..
Family travels to honor Rep. John Lewis in personPeople traveled to the United States Capitol to honor the late John Lewis by seeing the congressman's casket and paying their respects in person. (July 27)
Congressional leaders pay respects to Rep. LewisAt a ceremony in the US Capitol rotunda, Lawmakers paid tribute to the late Rep. John Lewis, a long-time Georgia lawmaker and icon of the civil rights movement. (July 27)
Donald Trump says he won't attend John Lewis' memorial services"No, I won't be going, no," Trump said when asked if he'll pay respects to Lewis on Monday as he departed for a trip to North Carolina.
In pictures: Civil rights icon John Lewis honoured at US capitolThe Georgia Democrat is the first African-American lawmaker to lie in state at the Capitol rotunda.
Casket of Rep. John Lewis arrives at US CapitolThe casket carrying the body of the late Rep. John Lewis arrived at the U.S. Capitol Monday afternoon. He will lie in state before his private funeral in Atlanta on Thursday. (July 27)
John Lewis Is the First Black Lawmaker to Lie in State in the Capitol RotundaThe pandemic has dictated an unusual public mourning process for the civil rights icon. He will lie in state briefly under the Capitol dome and then move outside so the public can pay respects safely.
John Lewis: The 'conscience of Congress' returns to the Capitol one last time to lie in stateCivil rights icon John Lewis will lay in state in the Capitol Rotunda, his casket resting on the same wooden platform used for Abraham Lincoln.
She was 13 when a beaten John Lewis arrived at her Alabama family's home, seeking refugeValda Harris Montgomery's parents opened their door to Lewis and the other Freedom Riders in 1961. She said watching Alabama honor him was "surreal."
'I love you, brother.' Lawmakers remember Rep. John Lewis' friendship and adviceWhenever Rep. Tony Cardenas spoke with Lewis, he'd say, "I love you, brother," knowing that Lewis would say it back, "and with all his heart mean it."
A nation John Lewis helped unite salutes him on his final journey across Selma bridgeThe late U.S. Rep. John Lewis made a final journey across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in a flag-draped casket. Troopers saluted.
John Lewis: US civil rights icon's body crosses Selma bridge a final timeThe late civil rights activist is taken over the Edmund Pettus Bridge for a final time.
Final farewell: John Lewis makes last journey across Edmund Pettus Bridge in SelmaThe March 7, 1965 bridge crossing was a pivotal demonstration in the fight for African-American suffrage.
Body of John Lewis makes final Selma bridge crossingThe late U.S. Rep. John Lewis has crossed Selma's Edmund Pettus Bridge for the final time. A processional with his casket was carried Sunday across the bridge where he and other civil rights marchers..
Selma Helped Define John Lewis’s Life. In Death, He Returns One Last Time.The body of John Lewis crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge on Sunday, more than a half century after he helped change American history there.
Veteran SNCC activists share memories of John LewisMembers of Congress and veteran activists recount John Lewis' fight for voting rights and his impact on racial justices causes.
Civil rights icon John Lewis remembered by fellow veterans: 'We had right on our side'As John Lewis' life is celebrated in several cities, veterans of the civil rights movement, close friends and colleagues shared memorable moments.
Final crossing in Selma: Procession across Edmund Pettus Bridge will honor John LewisIn 1965, John Lewis was beaten when a voting rights march across a bridge in Selma, Alabama, turned violent. He will cross that bridge one last time.
‘Our compassionate hero’Oklahomans pay tribute to late civil rights icon, Rep. John LewisNot long after arriving in Washington, D.C., as Oklahoma’s newest elected congressman, J.C. Watts decided to seize the opportunity. He invited Rep. John Lewis to lunch. “I wanted to pick his brain..
Celebrating John Lewis: Civil rights activists share stories in Selma memorial serviceRep. John Lewis was honored by fellow civil rights activists in an emotional memorial service at historic Brown Chapel A.M.E. Church in Selma, Alabama.
In Selma, tributes to Rep. John Lewis and calls to protect his voting rights legacyRep. John Lewis was honored in a church that became a landmark of the movement the civil rights hero was so deeply tied to.
Martin Luther King III: John Lewis reunited with MLK on other sideMartin Luther King III imagines the sweet reunion between his parents and Rep. John Lewis on the other side.