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Old 07-26-2020, 07:55 AM
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For John Lewis over the Edmund Pettus Bridge is very emotional.


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Old 07-26-2020, 07:58 AM
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Thanks for posting. I have I on now.
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Old 07-26-2020, 08:08 AM
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Iím watching, too. What an extraordinary life.
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Old 07-26-2020, 08:31 AM
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He wrote a memoir about his civil rights experiences. I am going to be purchasing that book.
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Old 07-26-2020, 09:23 AM
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I was going to let this image stand by itself, but PT required at least 10 characters.


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Old 07-26-2020, 12:59 PM
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Yes, that bridge should be renamed, especially considering that Edmund Pettus was a Klan member. I read somewhere though that a John Lewis didnít support that for some reason.
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Old 07-26-2020, 01:40 PM
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The coverage was outstanding and the memorial activities were very moving
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Old 07-26-2020, 03:34 PM
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so emotional, had several different strong emotions all at once. May he rest in power. <!--hearts--
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Old 07-27-2020, 03:54 PM
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that meme has me crying. Thank you for that rememberance of that special man.
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