Rep. John Lewis: ‘I Shed Blood In Selma, The Vote Is Sacred’

August 29, 2013   // 0 Comments

by NewsOne Staff In one of the most emotionally charged moments of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington Saturday, Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) electrified the crowd with memories of Bloody Sunday in 1965 Selma, Alabama and issued a call-to-arms to fight back against the Supreme Court’s decision to strip the Voting Rights Act of key provisions. “I gave a little blood on that bridge in Selma...

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