Tag: Death

John Lewis Honored With Final March Across Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala.; Tributes Continue in the Nation’s Capital and Georgia

Photo: Lynsey Weatherspoon (Getty Images) The body of civil rights leader John Lewis took a final journey over the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., over the weekend, a ceremony that recognized the former congressman’s history with the place he memorably marched on Bloody Sunday. Advertisement Lewis was carried across the bridge in a horse-drawn […]

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Civil Rights Icon John Lewis to Lie In State at the US Capitol

Photo: Elijah Nouvelage (Getty Images) The civil rights legend and Georgia Rep. John Lewis, who fought the racist Trump administration right up until his final breath, will lie in state in the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. on Monday and Tuesday. Advertisement Lewis, the longtime Democratic congressman from Atlanta and last living speaker from […]

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Prayers Up: Naya Rivera Is Identified As Body Found In California Lake

Source: WENN/Avalon / WENN Unfortunately, a terrifying search has come to a tragic end. According to CNN, a body found in the northeast area of Lake Piru has been identified as Naya Rivera. Law enforcement says her body was recovered by search and rescue crews on Monday morning after she was reported missing for five days. […]

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