John Lewis’ Historic Speech at the March on Washington | NowThis


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Jul 28, 2020

‘We want our freedom and we want it now.’ — Watch the historic words of 23-year-old John Lewis at the March on Washington.

In US news and current events today, this historic John Lewis speech at the 1963 March on Washington cemented his status in the Civil Rights Movement. The John Lewis March on Washing Speech 1963 is among the most famous speeches of the Civil Rights Movement, and in the advent of today’s global Black Lives Matter movement, the words of this Congressman John Lewis speech have never been more relevant.

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