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John Lewis Visits UF, Speaks On Black Lives Matter

John Lewis joined Bob Graham on stage Friday, October 16, to answer questions from the audience after his speech on the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act.

Congressman John Lewis, the only living member of the "Big 6" from the Civil Rights Movement, came to UF to talk about his work. Students and community members in attendance asked him questions about his life and his opinion on the new Black Lives Matter social media movement. Lewis encouraged the audience to continue fighting for equality.

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