‘John Lewis was exceptional’: Obama, Clinton & Bush pay tribute at funeral in Atlanta

Former US presidents Barack Obama, George W Bush, Bill Clinton and House speaker Nancy Pelosi have delivered eulogies for congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis. Hailing him as founding father for ‘a fuller, fairer, better’ America, Obama praised Lewis’s influence on his own path to the presidency. Clinton said Lewis believed ‘none of us … Read more ‘John Lewis was exceptional’: Obama, Clinton & Bush pay tribute at funeral in Atlanta

Trump faces bipartisan rejection of call to delay November election | ABC News

Both Republicans and Democrats have dismissed Donald Trump’s suggestion the US presidential election be delayed because of alleged voting fraud. The President is also grappling with a recession, with new figures showing the economy is experiencing its worst performance on record. The highly contentious issue of the November vote was even raised during the funeral … Read more Trump faces bipartisan rejection of call to delay November election | ABC News

Michael Brown: Police Officer Won’t Be Charged For 2014 Shooting of Teen

St. Louis County’s prosecutor announced Thursday that he will not charge the former police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, a dramatic decision that could reopen old wounds amid a renewed and intense national conversation about racial injustice and the police treatment of people of color. Prosecuting Attorney Wesley Bell’s decision marked … Read more Michael Brown: Police Officer Won’t Be Charged For 2014 Shooting of Teen

Obama slams an absent Trump in eulogy for US civil rights icon John Lewis

In a fiery eulogy for longtime U.S. Representative John Lewis on Thursday, former President Barack Obama took a series of thinly veiled shots at the actions of his successor that he said tore at the legacy of the Black civil rights icon being laid to rest. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all … Read more Obama slams an absent Trump in eulogy for US civil rights icon John Lewis

Obama, Bush and Clinton speak at funeral for congressman John Lewis

Former US presidents Barack Obama, George W Bush, Bill Clinton and current House speaker Nancy Pelosi have delivered eulogies for congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis. Hailing him as a founding father for “a fuller, better” America, Obama also praised Lewis’s influence on his own path to the presidency. Democrat colleague Clinton said Lewis … Read more Obama, Bush and Clinton speak at funeral for congressman John Lewis

Celebrating civil rights hero John Lewis | WNT

Former Presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama delivered emotional tributes to the late congressman who carried out a legacy of fighting for justice. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/2PaLtBE WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #JohnLewis #BarrackObama #GeorgeWBush … Read more Celebrating civil rights hero John Lewis | WNT

John Lewis funeral: Obama, Clinton and Bush pay tribute to civil rights icon – watch live

Mourners including Barack Obama and Bill Clinton attend a private memorial service for John Lewis, a civil rights pioneer and longtime member of Congress who died last week Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus The Guardian YouTube network: The Guardian ► http://www.youtube.com/theguardian … Read more John Lewis funeral: Obama, Clinton and Bush pay tribute to civil rights icon – watch live

John Lewis Laid to Rest in Historic Atlanta Cemetery

John Lewis was celebrated as an American hero during his funeral Thursday as former President Barack Obama and others called on people to follow Lewis’ example and fight injustice. He was finally laid to rest at the historic South-View cemetery, a burial site of former slaves and their children. Three former presidents joined in the … Read more John Lewis Laid to Rest in Historic Atlanta Cemetery

Rep. Lewis praised by 3 presidents at funeral

Former U.S. Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton were among those who spoke passionately about late civil rights icon and U.S. Congressman John Lewis at his funeral in a historic Atlanta church Thursday. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation … Read more Rep. Lewis praised by 3 presidents at funeral

Trump suggests delaying US election as Obama hits back over voter suppression

Donald Trump has suggested delaying November’s presidential election, falsely claiming that widespread voting by mail would lead to a “fraudulent” result. He was accused of attacking voting rights by Barack Obama, who gave an impassioned eulogy at the funeral of civil rights icon John Lewis. The US President was notably absent from the service. SUBSCRIBE … Read more Trump suggests delaying US election as Obama hits back over voter suppression

Obama delivers powerful eulogy for John Lewis slamming police brutality and voter suppression

During the funeral of congressman John Lewis, former US president Barack Obama delivered a powerful eulogy in which he praised the late civil rights icon, saying Lewis ‘will be a founding father of a fuller, fairer, better America’. In his speech, Obama also received standing ovations for his indirect criticism of the Trump administration’s decision … Read more Obama delivers powerful eulogy for John Lewis slamming police brutality and voter suppression

Civil rights icon John Lewis eulogized by Obama, Clinton, Pelosi, King

Past presidents, lawmakers, friends and family gathered at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church on July 30 to honor Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.). Read more: https://wapo.st/3hPuotg. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Obama criticises police brutality and voter suppression in powerful eulogy for John Lewis

During the funeral of congressman John Lewis, former US president Barack Obama delivered a powerful eulogy in which he praised the late civil rights icon, saying Lewis ‘will be a founding father of a fuller, fairer, better America’. In his speech, Obama also received standing ovations for his indirect criticism of the Trump administration’s decision … Read more Obama criticises police brutality and voter suppression in powerful eulogy for John Lewis

Rep. John Lewis’s funeral at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church (FULL LIVE STREAM)

Rep. John Lewis’s funeral will be held July 30 at Atlanta’s historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, which the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. once led. Former president Barack Obama will deliver a eulogy, along with remembrances from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton. Anchor Libby Casey will be … Read more Rep. John Lewis’s funeral at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church (FULL LIVE STREAM)