Day: March 1, 2020

John Lewis speaks at “Bloody Sunday” commemoration

  An ailing U.S. Congressman John Lewis spoke Sunday at the commemoration of the crossing of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, where he and other marchers were savagely beaten by police 55 years earlier. Lewis, who is suffering from stage 4 pancreatic cancer, was the surprise speaker at the remembrance, arriving by car. He got out of the[Read More…]