John Lewis
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Civil rights icon key speaker at Black History Month celebration
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 01/31/2011 - 1:52pm.

video On Tuesday, Americans will start celebrating Black History Month, but on Sunday, the fifteenth annual North Carolina Black History Month celebration jump started the month. John Lewis, the special guest at the event, is often referred to as "one of the most courageous persons in the Civil Rights Movement ever produced." Lewis represents Georgia's 5th Congressional district.

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