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CBS Profiles Congressman Lewis's MARCH At Comic-Con And The Youth He's Inspiring

CBS This Morning featured an amazing segment on the award-winning March series created by Congressman John LewisAndrew Aydin, and Nate Powell, calling Lewis a “civil rights superhero.”

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Congressman John Lewis and his Award-Winning Graphic Novel Collaborators Visit Southeastern San Diego!

This past Sunday, the Elementary Institute of Science (EIS) and the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation welcomed nearly 800 residents, community leaders, and elected officials to the Jacobs Center’s Celebration Hall for a special presentation from legendary civil rights activist and respected member of Congress… 497 more words

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The Children of Southeastern San Diego Welcome Congressman John Lewis and the Co-Creators of March

The Civil Rights Movement Comes to Life in Southeastern San Diego!

Activist and respected member of Congress John Lewis and his award-winning co-creators Andrew Aydin… 153 more words

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March Book One By john Lewis and Andrew Aydin Art Work By Nate Powell

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Congressman John Lewis (GA-5) is an American icon, one of the key figures of the civil rights movement. His commitment to justice and nonviolence has taken him from an Alabama sharecropper’s farm to the halls of Congress, from a segregated schoolroom to the 1963 March on Washington, and from receiving beatings from state troopers to receiving the Medal of Freedom from the first African-American president. 463 more words

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Selma and Beyond; Honoring John Lewis

Fifty years since Selma, since the Edmund Pettus Bridge, thoughts of all that we all have been through are news. They’re also in our hearts and minds as we see the film SELMA, as we read the newspapers, perhaps as we catch a sound bite of President Obama speaking on that bridge. 491 more words

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Stars coming out to celebrate Congressman John Lewis’ 75th birthday

This has already been a memorable, emotional 2015 for legendary Congressman John Lewis (D-Ga.).

Fresh off of commemorating the 50th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday” at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala. 90 more words

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Stars coming out to celebrate Congressman John Lewis' 75th birthday

This has already been a memorable, emotional 2015 for legendary Congressman John Lewis (D-Ga.).

Fresh off of commemorating the 50th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday” at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala. 90 more words

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