“Never Become Bitter”: Remembering Representative John Lewis

“There may be setbacks and disappointments, but I believe we are on our way to a better place.” —John Lewis, foreword, Barack Obama: The Official Inaugural Book, 2009

In John Lewis’s March trilogy of graphic novels, he brought the story of the Civil Rights Movement to a new generation.

Representative John Lewis (1940–2020) is being widely remembered and mourned today…