Congressman John Lewis http://wfpl.org en Congressman John Lewis Reflects on Civil Rights Past and Future in New Graphic Novel http://wfpl.org/post/congressman-john-lewis-reflects-civil-rights-past-and-future-new-graphic-novel <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/115502940" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>Democrat John Lewis is more than an ordinary member of Congress in the view of many Americans.</p><p>The child of southern sharecroppers, Lewis became a pillar of the Civil Rights Movement as a student activist and is a legend in U.S. history for his direct protests against racial segregation.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 20:14:48 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 7225 at http://wfpl.org Congressman John Lewis Reflects on Civil Rights Past and Future in New Graphic Novel