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The Senate GOP must pass the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act of 2020 and bring our country one step closer to ensuring every American the same right to participate in our democracy.

@TheRevAl  on Pres. Trump saying he isn’t sure how history will remember Rep. John Lewis: “How small can you be … to not be able to, in any way, give the kind of due credit to a man who was beaten and shed blood to gain all Americans the right to vote?

Listen to Barack Obama’s touching eulogy for civil rights icon John Lewis.

Trump couldn’t bring himself to call civil rights icon John Lewis “impressive,” apparently too big of a compliment to give someone who skipped his inauguration more than three years ago

Hillary Clinton touts student suspended over crowded hallway photo: "John Lewis would be proud"

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For the past 30 years, Los Angeles school bus driver John Lewis always looked forward to a new school year, mainly to catch up with students and check in on their progress. This year will be different as school begins remotely

As school begins remotely for students in Los Angeles in the coming weeks, school bus drivers like John Lewis are having a tough time with the change

@djbj34  @Silly_GOP_John  Lewis had a longtime bond with eastside white liberals dating back to his time on the Atlanta City Council and his opposition to what became the road that is named after him. He was greeted like a conquering hero at the Inman Park Festival parade.


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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:

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

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.

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 .

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.

Watching the John Lewis funeral, I see love in the pews and at the pulpit. I see empathy, decency, and justice. I see the power of “good trouble.” This is ALSO our America. Let us not forget it or forsake it.

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

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.