Video Clip: Rep. John Lewis (1940-2020) Memorial Service at the U.S Capitol

Description

Congressional lawmakers attended a memorial service for Rep. John Lewis (D-GA). House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) spoke about the legacy of John Lewis and introduced an audio recording of him speaking to students.

5 minutes

Keywords

  • Civil Rights Movement
  • Desegregate
  • Edmund Pettus Bridge
  • Freedom Ride
  • March On Washington
  • Selma
  • Sharecropper

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