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Civil Rights Pioneer John Lewis

Season 2013 Episode 24 | 26m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

Georgia Congressman John Lewis, a pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement and the last surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, talks with us about the struggles during the 1960s. He recalls the March on Washington, the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, and the March from Selma, AL to the State Capitol now infamously known as 'Bloody Sunday.' Also, analysis of this week's news.

Aired: 05/30/13

Rating: NR

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