John Lewis

Idiot Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank’ Abraham Lincoln For His Freedom (VIDEO)

Idiot Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank’ Abraham Lincoln For His Freedom (VIDEO)

Maine Republican Governor Paul LePage said Tuesday that Georgia Rep. John Lewis, a civil rights icon, should thank Abraham Lincoln and other Republican presidents for freeing the slaves. On WVOM Maine radio’s George Hale and Ric Tyler Show, LePage said: “John Lewis ought to look at history. It was Abraham Lincoln that freed the slaves. […]

Kellyanne Conway Defends Trump’s Attacks On John Lewis: ‘Everyone Is Gunning For Us’ (VIDEO)

Kellyanne Conway Defends Trump’s Attacks On John Lewis: ‘Everyone Is Gunning For Us’ (VIDEO)

The Trump team has now shifted strategies on their defense of the Tweeter-in-Chief from attacking Georgia Congressman John Lewis to whining about how they’re under attack on all sides. Monday evening on MSNBC, senior Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway was confronted by host Greta Van Susteren with this suggestion: “The problem is, sometimes it’s not about […]

Paul Krugman: John Lewis Slamming Trump Was An ‘Act Of Patriotism’ (VIDEO)

Paul Krugman: John Lewis Slamming Trump Was An ‘Act Of Patriotism’ (VIDEO)

Congressman John Lewis (D-Ga.) is a man who is not defined only by the job he currently holds. A pillar of the Civil Rights movement and friend of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Lewis was vital in crusade that helped change American history. And yet he has been vilified by President-elect Donald Trump for challenging his […]

Elizabeth Warren Says It’s ‘Time To Cause Necessary Trouble’ (VIDEO)

Elizabeth Warren Says It’s ‘Time To Cause Necessary Trouble’ (VIDEO)

Today was Martin Luther King, Junior Day. This national holiday was created to celebrate the life and work of the great civil rights leader who died while trying to bring justice and equality to all Americans. Today Donald Trump, our President-elect, chose to stay at home in his well guarded New York city tower rather […]

A*shat Georgia GOP Official Calls John Lewis A ‘Racist Pig’ On Facebook

A*shat Georgia GOP Official Calls John Lewis A ‘Racist Pig’ On Facebook

Tommy Hunter is a  Republican member of the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners in Georgia, and over the weekend when he heard that Congressman John Lewis had said he didn’t consider Trump to be a “legitimate” president, he decided to post his thoughts on his Facebook page: Hunter also placed this on his Facebook page: After […]

WTF?! Trump Press Secretary Lectures John Lewis On Civil Rights (VIDEO)

WTF?! Trump Press Secretary Lectures John Lewis On Civil Rights (VIDEO)

When it comes to Donald Trump and his coterie of spokespeople and advisers, it sometimes seems as if they’re all living in an alternate universe where everything is beyond recognition or reason. A perfect example occurred this morning on Fox News, when incoming Trump Press Secretary Sean Spicer decided it would be a good idea […]

Trump Attacks Civil Rights Icon John Lewis, Proving His Own Rampant Racism

Trump Attacks Civil Rights Icon John Lewis, Proving His Own Rampant Racism

Yesterday, Georgia Congressman John Lewis gave an interview to Chuck Todd as part of Sunday’s episode of Meet the Press. And in that interview Lewis said due to the increasing evidence of massive interference by Russia in the 2016 election, he doesn’t consider Trump to be a “legitimate” president: “I believe in forgiveness. I believe […]

Rep. John Lewis: Trump Is Not ‘A Legitimate President’ (VIDEO)

Rep. John Lewis: Trump Is Not ‘A Legitimate President’ (VIDEO)

Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) is not attending President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. He told NBC’s Chuck Todd: “I believe in forgiveness. I believe in trying to work with people. It’s going to be hard. It’s going to be very difficult. I don’t see this president-elect as a legitimate president.” He also said: “I think the Russians participated […]

PETITION: Rep. John Lewis For The Nobel Peace Prize

PETITION: Rep. John Lewis For The Nobel Peace Prize

This week we were amazed to see Rep. John Lewis lead his fellow house Democrats in an old-fashioned sit-in. John Lewis has dedicated his entire life to standing up for civil rights. He was once called: “…one of the most courageous persons the Civil Rights Movement ever produced.” He has also been considered the “conscience […]

Moronic NRA Radio Host ‘Explains’ The Civil Rights Movement To John Lewis (Video)

Moronic NRA Radio Host ‘Explains’ The Civil Rights Movement To John Lewis (Video)

Some people, my paternal grandfather always said, are so stupid they don’t even realize how truly ignorant they are. Take, as the perfect example of this axiom, NRA News radio host Cam Edwards. Edwards got on his little podunk radio show today (funded in large part by the innocent blood shed by the plethora of weapons […]

BREAKING: Modern Technology Ruins Paul Ryan’s Attempt To End Dems’ Sit-In Over Gun Violence

BREAKING: Modern Technology Ruins Paul Ryan’s Attempt To End Dems’ Sit-In Over Gun Violence

Earlier this morning at about 11:25 a.m. EST, Democratic Representatives led by civil rights activist Representative John Lewis of Georgia seized the House floor in the name of stopping gun violence, and in the hopes of forcing House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to bring the “No Fly No Buy” and the Universal Background Check bills […]

Rep. John Lewis Has A Response To Trump And It Wins The Internet

Rep. John Lewis Has A Response To Trump And It Wins The Internet

It seems the end is not in sight for the constant bashing reserved specially for GOP candidate, Donald Trump. The latest attack was launched by long-time civil rights leader and Georgia congressman, John Lewis. Rep. Lewis delivered a painful blow to Trump on March 12, following the latter’s declaration that his supporters should violently confront protesters […]

Congressman John Lewis Has A Warning About The Rise Of Donald Trump

Congressman John Lewis Has A Warning About The Rise Of Donald Trump

There are few people in this country who qualify as true heroes, but one of them is Congressman John Lewis. During the 1960s, Lewis was one of the main organizers and leaders of the Alabama Freedom Rides, and for his efforts he was beaten, teargassed, and nearly killed by the Ku Klux Klan. Now Congressman […]

Real Life Superhero Congressman John Lewis Went To Comic-Con — And It Was Fabulous

Real Life Superhero Congressman John Lewis Went To Comic-Con — And It Was Fabulous

Iconic Civil Rights leader Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) isn’t your stereotypical superhero, but he is indeed a real life superhero and he wowed young comics fans at the San Diego Comic-Con in July. Lewis visited Comic Con to promote March, a graphic novel trilogy that he co-wrote in the hopes of inspiring new generations to pursue activism […]