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Sat Jul 18, 2020, 01:34 AM

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis dead at 80 - ABC News



Lewis was an organizer on the March on Washington in 1963 and served in Congress for more than three decades.


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Reply Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis dead at 80 - ABC News (Original post)
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greyl Jul 2020 #1
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Response to Rhiannon12866 (Original post)

Sat Jul 18, 2020, 01:40 AM

1. An era unto himself, he carries on when we echo and amplify his morality. nt

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Response to greyl (Reply #1)

Sat Jul 18, 2020, 01:58 AM

2. This is a huge loss, he was a formative figure in U.S. history

MSNBC has preempted regular programming to show a biography of John Lewis even at this hour - and I'm guessing that he will be the biggest news story everywhere throughout the weekend. Sadly, Trump will likely exhibit some sort of tantrum.

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Sat Jul 18, 2020, 02:06 AM

3. Yes. nt

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