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John Lewis knew civil rights did not end with voting rights or Barack Obama | Peniel E Joseph | Opinion

The death of John Lewis, the Alabama-born civil rights activist, Freedom Rider and student leader turned Georgia congressman, represents a generational transition in America’s long struggle for Black freedom, dignity and citizenship.

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Barack Obama leads tributes to civil rights leader John Lewis – live | US news

In early June, the United States awoke from a months-long nightmare. Coronavirus had brutalized the north-east, with New York City alone recording more than 20,000 deaths, the bodies piling up in refrigerated

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Trump administration asks supreme court to axe Obamacare | US news

The Trump administration has asked the US supreme court to invalidate the Obamacare lawthat added millions to the healthcare safety net but has been at the centre of political controversy. The government

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