Finding Your Roots

Fighting for Change in America

Clip: Season 1 Episode 2 | 2m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

John Lewis recounts his first meeting with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., his early days in the monumental Civil Rights Movement, and how that political activism ultimately led to his current political career as a U.S. Congressman.

Aired: 03/24/12

Rating: NR

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Corporate support for FINDING YOUR ROOTS WITH HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR., Season Seven is provided by Ancestry and Johnson & Johnson. Support is also provided by Gordon and Betty Moore …

Finding Your Roots: Season Seven

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Finding Your Roots: Season Seven

Finding Your Roots: Season Seven, Tuesdays at 8/7c on PBS (check local listings).

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