Congressman John Lewis Speaks at the National Action to Realize the Dream March and Rally
Congressman John Lewis speaks at the National Action to Realize the Dream March and Rally on August 24, 2013 in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. Rep. Lewis is the only living speaker from the march in 1963.
John Lewis Marches On
Bill Moyers and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) meet to share experiences and revelations about the momentous March on Washington both attended 50 years ago. Lewis shares new insight into how the event unfolded — including last-minute conflicts over his own manuscript. He also discusses the continuing challenges to racial and economic equality, and his unwavering dedication to nonviolence and brotherly love as a means toward a more just end — even when facing inevitable violence and brutality.
Rep. John Lewis: ‘I Shed Blood In Selma, The Vote Is Sacred’
Video of John Lewis' 1963 speech and his 2013 speech.