2 Civil Rights Leaders Died Today,Most Important Civil Rights Leaders of the 20th Century,Black civil rights leaders today|2020-07-20

2 Civil Rights Leaders Died Today,Most Important Civil Rights Leaders of the 20th Century,Black civil rights leaders today|2020-07-20

U.S. Rep. John Lewis, Civil Rights Movement Icon, Dies At 80 All of us were humbled to call Congressman Lewis a colleague, and are heartbroken by his passing.Her act of defiance got her fired from the only job and life she had ever known, just for registering to vote.Five years later, he was elected to his first term in the House of Representatives, representing Georgia’s 5th Congressional District, which includes parts of Fulton, DeKalb and Clayton counties.He was 80.Courageous.As an