MetroFocus

“HIS TRUTH IS MARCHING ON: JOHN LEWIS AND THE POWER OF HOPE”

Clip: 08/26/2020 | 20m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

When longtime U.S. congressman John Lewis passed away earlier this year, America lost a giant. An icon of the fight for civil rights, Lewis endured repeated imprisonment and physical beatings in his relentless pursuit for justice. Tonight, Pulitzer prize winning author and historian Jon Meacham celebrates that fearlessness in a biography “His Truth Is Marching On: John Lewis And The Power Of Hope.

Aired: 08/26/20

Rating: NR

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