Donna Brazile Pays Emotional Tribute to John Lewis: We Are Here Because of His Sacrifice

Former DNC chair Donna Brazile and National Urban League President Marc Morial joined Fox News anchor Arthel Neville Sunday for an emotional segment paying tribute to John Lewis.

Lewis’ funeral procession took him one last time across the Edmund Pettus Bridge from Selma to Montgomery. The civil rights legend will lie in state at the Alabama capitol before traveling to Washington D.C. later this week.

Morial talked about how emotional it was to watch the procession for a man “being given a very well-deserved hero’s home-going.” He said that looking back on what Lewis faced in the 1960s highlights “an unacceptable repeat of this that took place in the 1960s, the challenge to peaceful protesters, the militarization of the right
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