RIP John Lewis

(CNN) John Robert Lewis, the son of sharecroppers who survived a brutal beating by police during a landmark 1965 march in Selma, Alabama, to become a towering figure of the civil rights movement and a longtime US congressman, has died after a six-month battle with cancer. He was 80.

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https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/17/politics/john-lewis-dead-at-80/index.html

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