John Lewis: The last day of tribute in Washington as certain legislators push to respect legacy by voting rights bill

John Lewis will lie in state in Georgia’s Capitol for a second day Tuesday, giving the public opportunity to give appreciation to the civil rights icon and long-lasting legislator before he’s let go in Georgia. The public survey will proceed from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. John Lewis will lie in state in Georgia’s capitol… Continue reading John Lewis: The last day of tribute in Washington as certain legislators push to respect legacy by voting rights bill

Facts About Civil Rights Leader John Lewis

US Representative John Lewis, a leader in the civil rights movement and a long-term US congressman, has passed on after a six-month fight with cancer at the age of 80. Here’s a look at the life of US Representative John Lewis a civil rights leader. Personal Birth date: February 21, 1940 Birth place: Troy, Alabama… Continue reading Facts About Civil Rights Leader John Lewis