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Rep, John Lewis, who spoke at the 1963 March on Washington, said it was a moral obligation to stand up for his beliefs. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Rep. John Lewis, A Force In The Civil Rights Movement, Dead At 80

Lewis began his nearly 60-year career in public service leading sit-ins at segregated lunch counters in the Jim Crow-era South. He went on to serve in Congress for more than three decades.

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Rep. John Lewis, A Force In The Civil Rights Movement, Dead At 80

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In this file photo taken Nov. 4, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn thanks voters at Manny's Deli, two days after the general election in which he defeated Republican challenger Bill Brady. M. Spencer Green/AP hide caption

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Opinion: An Ode To Manny's Cafeteria And Delicatessen In Chicago

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Sweet Home Chicago Barack Obama, BB King et. al.
Red Hot & Blue [Instrumental] Lee Atwater
Maria The Dining Rooms
Saint Claude Christine and the Queens
Boiling Boy Wire

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'We Are Freestyle Love Supreme' Is An Accidental 'Hamilton' Cast Origin Story

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