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Jackson, MS - John Lewis To Skip Civil Rights Museum Opening Due To Trump

Dec 07, 2017 at 03:45 PM

Jackson, MS - U.S. Rep John Lewis says he won't speak at the opening of Mississippi civil rights and history museums, calling it intolerable that President Donald Trump will attend. Lewis made the announcement Thursday. The Georgia Democrat and civil rights icon helped organize the 1964 Freedom Summer targeting segregation in Mississippi. The Saturday ceremony marks Mississippi's...

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