US Congressman and Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Dies

July 18, 2020 12:25 PM
Embed
This program will begin at
This program has ended and is being processed for playback.

Longtime U.S. Congressman John Lewis, a champion of civil rights for African Americans, has died. Lewis was 80 years old.  Lewis died after a year-long battle with pancreatic cancer. VOA’s Chris Simkins has more on the life of an extraordinary man.