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LISTEN: Rep. Lewis Said Republicans Are Worse Than ‘Dogs And Water Hoses In The Street’

Elliott Hamilton, Representative John Lewis, who heroically fought for civil rights fifty years ago, made waves about his decision to skip Donald Trump’s inauguration as well as calling Trump an “illegitimate president.” That sparked a firestorm with the President-elect, who told him to focus more on his district instead of “complaining about election results.” The media

Trump team doubles down on rebuke of civil rights leader

Donald Trump’s vice president and top aides on Sunday joined the U.S. president-elect in criticizing an historic civil rights activist and lawmaker for questioning the legitimacy of his election win, opening up a new divide days before the inauguration. U.S. Representative John Lewis, a Georgia Democrat, told NBC’s “Meet the Press” he thought hacking by

Anti-Trump protesters stage Washington civil rights march

U.S. civil rights activists kicked off a week of protests ahead of Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration with a march in Washington on Saturday, vowing to keep fighting for equality and justice under the upcoming administration. Chanting “no justice, no peace,” a few thousand protesters headed by the Rev. Al Sharpton marched along the National Mall