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24 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

From the emotional farewell to Rep. John Lewis to the cautious return to sports amid the coronavirus pandemic, these are the most striking and memorable pictures from the past week.

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2:07pm PDT - July 31st, 2020

This 12-year-old recited John Lewis's favorite poem at his funeral. Now he wants to continue his legacy.

"I want to make it greater and better for everybody," Tybre Faw said.

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10:16am PDT - July 31st, 2020

Alveda King: Obama Politicized John Lewis’ Funeral-- He Took Us Back to Segregated 1960s

Friday on Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends," Dr. Alveda King, the niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., criticized former President Barack Obama for his eulogy at John Lewis' funeral. | Clips

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10:00am PDT - July 31st, 2020

Dr. Alveda King on John Lewis' funeral: The left will 'grab at any opportunity' to politicize

The left will "grab at any opportunity" to twist an occasion like the funeral of civil rights icon John Lewis into "a political moment," Dr. Alveda King stated Friday.

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9:39am PDT - July 31st, 2020

First Thing: Obama's eulogy for John Lewis was powerfully political

Former president called on Americans to resist successor’s efforts to undermine voting rights. Plus, what one cop learned from a fatal shooting

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2:57am PDT - July 31st, 2020

Voting Rights Act was John Lewis' life's work. 55 years later, minority voter suppression remains

55 years after the Voting Rights Act was signed, advocates say a Supreme Court decision paved the way for the return of minority voter suppression.

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2:04am PDT - July 31st, 2020

Hannity: Obama politicizes John Lewis' funeral

Former President Obama used John Lewis' funeral to deliver a divisive, politically charged, mean-spirited stump speech.

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1:07am PDT - July 31st, 2020

READ: Barack Obama’s eulogy of Rep. John Lewis

Former President Barack Obama delivered the eulogy during the funeral of legendary Georgia congressman and civil rights giant John Lewis on Thursday at Ebenezer Baptist Church. Read the full text of Obama's eulogy.

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12:07am PDT - July 31st, 2020

CBS Evening News, July 30, 2020

Life and legacy of John Lewis honored at Georgia funeral; Trump suggests delaying 2020 election as virus deaths rise and economy shrinks

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8:00pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Hannity condemns Obama for 'divisive, politically charged' and 'mean-spirited' John Lewis eulogy

Sean Hannity said Thursday that former President Barack Obama's funeral eulogy for the late Congressman John Lewis was a "divisive, politically charged, and frankly, at times, mean-spirited speech filled with statements not based in truth or reality."

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7:37pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Life and legacy of John Lewis honored at Georgia funeral

Civil rights icon John Lewis was laid to rest in Atlanta on Thursday, after an emotional funeral service attended by three former presidents. Michelle Miller takes a look at Lewis' final journey.

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6:25pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Congressman John Lewis remembered at funeral service

The civil rights icon who helped organize the March on Washington and served in the House of Representatives for 33 years died earlier this month at the age of 80.

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6:24pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Congressman John Lewis remembered at funeral service

The civil rights icon who helped organize the March on Washington and served in the House of Representatives for 33 years died earlier this month at the age of 80.

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6:24pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Former presidents eulogise civil rights titan John Lewis

Three former US presidents speak at the funeral of congressman John Lewis in Atlanta, Georgia.

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4:55pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

TRANSCRIPT: 'What A Gift John Lewis Was': Obama Eulogizes His Friend And Hero

"He believed that in all of us, there exists the capacity for great courage, that in all of us there is a longing to do what's right," former President Barack Obama says of his friend and mentor.

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3:52pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

John Lewis' motorcade makes symbolic stop to honor decades of LGBTQ advocacy

The civil rights giant, who died this month, was a fierce and early defender of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer rights.

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3:18pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

End US voter suppression - Barack Obama

The former US president was delivering the eulogy at civil rights leader John Lewis's funeral.

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2:48pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

'Urgent and essential:' How John Lewis's death has renewed calls to protect voting rights

Why some see the death of voting rights advocate and Congressman John Lewis as an opportunity to restore eroded voting rights, especially as a pandemic looms over the election.

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1:39pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Trump’s Sudden Photo-Op Just Happened To Be During Obama's John Lewis Eulogy

Trump had nothing on his schedule until mid-afternoon Thursday – as Barack Obama was about to take the stage at the civil rights leader’s memorial service.

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1:35pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Barack Obama’s Eulogy for John Lewis Was Perfect

This will likely go down as one of Obama’s greatest speeches and it is worth watching in full.

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12:49pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Obama delivers eulogy for John Lewis, makes impassioned call for voting rights

Former President Barack Obama delivered a powerful eulogy for the late civil rights leader and Congressman John Lewis, and said Americans should honor his legacy by continuing to work for democracy and voting rights. "He as much as anyone in our history broug…

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11:47am PDT - July 30th, 2020

Obama calls for abolishing the filibuster in John Lewis eulogy - Business Insider

"If all of this takes eliminating the filibuster, another Jim Crow relic, in order to secure the God-given rights of every American, then that's what we should do."

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11:42am PDT - July 30th, 2020

Obama calls for abolishing the filibuster in John Lewis eulogy - Business Insider

"If all of this takes eliminating the filibuster, another Jim Crow relic, in order to secure the God-given rights of every American, then that's what we should do."

john lewis - Business Insider (UK)
11:42am PDT - July 30th, 2020

Obama gives passionate eulogy as John Lewis honored at funeral in MLK's Atlanta church

A funeral for civil rights hero and longtime Congressman John Lewis will take place Thursday at the famed Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta that was once led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Former President Barack Obama will give the eulogy.

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11:34am PDT - July 30th, 2020

Obama, joined by fellow past presidents, eulogizes Rep. John Lewis at MLK's Atlanta church

Former President Barack Obama was delivering the eulogy for the late Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., Thursday afternoon, capping off a day of heartfelt tributes to honor the legacy of the civil rights icon and the example he set for America to keep marching toward ra…

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10:52am PDT - July 30th, 2020