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They asked for a moment to pray, and were beaten within an inch of their lives instead. WATCH:
Current TV EXCLUSIVE: Civil Rights Leader John Lewis On GOP Voting Laws: 'They Want To Take Us Back'
On tonight’s VIEWPOINT with Eliot Spitzer, Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), a leader in the Civil Rights movement who played a key role in the struggle to end segregation, talked to Eliot Spitzer about the GOP’s efforts to change voting regulations in states across the country, an effort Democrats say is tantamount to voter suppression.
Rep. John Lewis was a Freedom Rider over 50 years ago. He reminds us of where we’ve come from and cannot ever go back to.