FC: John Liwis | By sam Smith
1: John Liwis was a great civil rights leader . He was born in Troy, alabama. on Feb 211940.
2: John graduated from the Americian baptist church in nashvill and recived a baors dagree in religion and philosiphy from fisk university
3: In 1961 Lewis joined the SNCC in the freedom rides. Lewis and others recived death threats and were beaten meny times during this roll
4: After meny confrentations on the freedom rides meny areest were takeing place. John was arested more than 40 times
5: In 1963 lewis helped plan and took part in the march to DC. At the age of 23 he was a keynote speeaker in this historic event.
6: March 7, 1965 john led 600 protestors across the Edmond pettus Bridge in salma alabama
7: Thanks to john freedom is really freedom people like him relized tat to be truly free segragation will have to subside and all colors of people can unite as on in the greatest contry in the world the united states