PBS NewsHour

At John Lewis' Atlanta funeral, a legacy of heroism and hope

Clip: 07/30/2020 | 4m 54s Video has closed captioning.

On Thursday, luminaries and locals alike joined in a final farewell for John Lewis at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church, the historic location where Lewis himself worshiped. Speakers including three former presidents -- Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama -- shared their remembrances of the lifelong civil rights leader. Judy Woodruff shares some of the highlights.

Aired: 07/30/20

Rating: NR

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