#MLKDay has long been a national day of service. As we celebrate the first without Congressman John Lewis, I'm thinking about his powerful call to remain hopeful about the future as we work to make our country—and our world—a better place.
As I reflect on the past four years, I can't help but think of Congressman John Lewis' powerful words, "Do not get lost in a sea of despair. Be hopeful, be optimistic. Our struggle is not the struggle of a day, a week, a month, or a year, it is the struggle of a lifetime.”
A poster at the US Capitol in memory of the late congressman john lewis'>Georgia Congressman John Lewis has been replaced after the original was vandalized during January 6th riots at the Capitol
A poster at the US Capitol in memory of the late congressman john lewis'>Georgia Congressman John Lewis has been replaced after the original was vandalized during January 6th riots at the Capitol.
Congressman John Lewis wrote before his passing: “Democracy is not a state. It is an act.” What he meant was that America’s democracy is not guaranteed. It is only as strong as our willingness to fight for it—and that’s exactly what you did.
Congressman John Lewis should spend more time on fixing and helping his district, which is in horrible shape and falling apart (not to......
For those of us who mourn John Lewis today, he would also want you to remember his friend Reverend C.T. Vivian. A fellow lion for justice who journeyed home to glory just hours before the Congressman. Together again now.
Congressman John Lewis should finally focus on the burning and crime infested inner-cities of the U.S. I can use all the help I can get!