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Calling it now: the John Lewis Christmas ad this year will be a sad animated animal doing a Zoom call.

Succeeding civil rights legend John Lewis in Congress is welcome challenge for Georgia state senator Nikema Williams

Sen. Kamala Harris honors the late john lewis'>Congressman John Lewis, saying his "commitment to fighting for equal rights...was born out of being a patriot and loving our country knowing the best way we achieve our ideals is to fight for those ideals."

"Think of all of the people like John Lewis and Dr. King getting ready to walk across Edmund Pettus Bridge," says Cherie DeBrest, who will be working the polls in her Philadelphia neighborhood. "If they can do that, I can show up at the polls and work."

"The vote is precious. It is the most powerful non-violent tool we have in a democratic society, and we must use it." --The late Congressman and American hero John Lewis. #Election2020 

Heinali: Madrigals review | John Lewis's contemporary album of the month

Seeing the vote turnout, in Georgia in particular, I just wish John Lewis was still around to witness this.

The Baptism, written by @CarlHancockRux  & directed by @WEEMSCarrie , pays homage to the impact of John Lewis & C.T. Vivian—two towering figures in American history. Commissioned by Lincoln Center, this 11-minute abstract film is now available for free at .

John Lewis gets go ahead to turn nearly half of flagship Oxford Street store into offices


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John Lewis asked The NYT to publish this on the day of his funeral. It is necessary reading. He writes, “When you see something that is not right, you must say something ... Democracy is not a state. It is an act, and each generation must do its part.”

Not many of us get to live to see our own legacy play out in such a meaningful, remarkable way. John Lewis did:

I’ve just signed a petition about this bridge to dignity as seen in SELMA. It is named after a KKK grand wizard and confederate warlord. Edmund Pettus Bridge should be the John Lewis Bridge. Named for a hero. Not a murderer. Join this call. It’s past due.

I for one don’t care whether the president or his congressional enablers put out disingenuous pablum about John Lewis. Pass and sign a voting rights bill. Name it after him. And then we can talk. Actions not empty words. Lewis always led from the front.

With the passing of John Lewis, America has lost not only a man of history, but a man for our season; O how we need such men of unwavering principle, unassailable character, penetrating purpose, and heartfelt compassion.

Saddened to hear the news of civil rights hero John Lewis passing. Melania and I send our prayers to he and his family.

BREAKING: Robert E. Lee High School in Fairfax County set to get a new name: John R. Lewis High School, named after the late Congressman and civil rights icon. More later on #FOX5DC .

President Obama’s eulogy of John Lewis is one for the ages, a perfect tribute of a man for the ages.