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John Lewis Refuses To Share Stage with
Trump At Civil Rights Museum Opening

Daily Caller, by Amber Randall

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/7/2017 6:11:58 PM

Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia is refusing to attend the Thursday opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights museum since President Donald Trump will be there. Lewis, who played a crucial role in ushering in civil rights for black Americans, will not be speaking at the opening because Trump’s presence is an insult to the men and women represented in the museum, Time reported. (Snip) The ceremony is planned for Saturday to celebrate the 200-year anniversary of Mississippi entering the union. Republican Gov. Phil Bryant extended an invitation to the president to attend, sparking a wave of outrage from various

What a rude, vile, low class thug. He is as extremely ugly on the outside as he is on the inside. I´m sick of hearing about these ´icons´ who are anything but.. He´s another example of a hack that screams for term limits. He is almost 80 years old and has been in congress for way too long. If a Republican had done that to Obama he would be the first to start shrieking like a scalded dog and go on every network to condemn them. I´m sick them and their horrific behavior.



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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pros7767, 12/7/2017 6:17:26 PM     (No. 11473854)


More winning! It´s great!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: velirotta, 12/7/2017 6:17:45 PM     (No. 11473855)

There´s a clue for the President: Be sure to show up wherever Lewis plans to be, and we´ll never have look at his nasty puss again.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hamrman, 12/7/2017 6:20:53 PM     (No. 11473858)

So what!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: tbrown, 12/7/2017 6:23:57 PM     (No. 11473861)

I´m betting Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. would have welcomed the President. Haters like John Lewis have to keep the hate going and he is a smaller man for it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 12/7/2017 6:24:01 PM     (No. 11473862)

Why won’t the media tell the truth about THIS House ‘icon’?

I know they know.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JoniTx, 12/7/2017 6:25:59 PM     (No. 11473865)

FTA: ~~"The President hopes others will join him in recognizing that the movement was about removing barriers and unifying Americans of all backgrounds,” Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday during the White House Press briefing."~~

God Bless you, Sarah!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney, 12/7/2017 6:27:14 PM     (No. 11473867)

Trump pushes another person off the stage. Another great win for Trump and the USA.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: leonardo, 12/7/2017 6:29:41 PM     (No. 11473870)

One thing we can count on is a "spontaneous" wave of outrage for anything and everything Trump, from many Progressives. This is what happens when the swamp plantation gets disrupted and the coronation gets cancelled.
When was the last time that Lewis seriously addressed the "absent father syndrome" in the black community. How about "Hands up don´t shoot"? This guy;s icon-status was revoked a LONNNG time ago ... now he´s just a TOOL in every sense of that word.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: grampus, 12/7/2017 6:31:52 PM     (No. 11473875)

"Can´t we all just get along?" Not if we don´t want to.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: lonestar jack, 12/7/2017 6:34:46 PM     (No. 11473879)

why in the world would you want to get along with John Lewis?

Rather sleep with rattle snakes.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Flipper3, 12/7/2017 6:35:09 PM     (No. 11473880)

John Lewis proves, once again, that he is a complete ignoramus.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Jerseyden, 12/7/2017 6:36:33 PM     (No. 11473882)

Trump gets blacks jobs and Lewis gets blacks welfare. No wonder Lewis won’t show up with Trump.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Jerseyden, 12/7/2017 6:39:21 PM     (No. 11473891)

Trump gets blacks jobs and Lewis gets them welfare. No wonder Lewis refuses to be on the stage with him.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: dwa, 12/7/2017 6:57:54 PM     (No. 11473915)

I´m going to say President Trump has probably done more concrete things for Blacks than John Lewis who walked and talked but has little concrete progress to show for "his" people

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Reply 15 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/7/2017 7:06:20 PM     (No. 11473927)

Cool, John. Atta boy! Show the world what world class jerks you descendants of slaves liberated by white boys can be.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Davids918, 12/7/2017 7:07:11 PM     (No. 11473929)

Sadly John Lewis, and many of the CBC, listen to a whole bunch of very liberal, white people who have been telling them "things will get better" for over 50 years.

Trump, actually wants to improve and fix things, not just talk about it.
I think that´s what scares most of them in DC. Remember, he was a democrat just a few years back, and was welcomed by most of those who now say they despise him.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/7/2017 7:21:25 PM     (No. 11473942)

Just thought of something: Ole John is a full head+ shorter than Barack. Barack is 6’1. President Trump is 6’3.

Ole John could not bear standing on the same stage near President Trump.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: blizzard, 12/7/2017 7:22:34 PM     (No. 11473944)

Lewis is a one-hit wonder from the ´60s. Another toad that needs to be relocated from the Swamp.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: ronbet, 12/7/2017 7:26:20 PM     (No. 11473951)

I dislike calling anyone racist. In John Lewis´d case it´s the only description (except ugly which he can´t help)that fits and describes what this man stands for and believes. Sadly, racism will not die until the racists do. We have many, many deaths to witness before that happens.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: rochow, 12/7/2017 7:27:48 PM     (No. 11473953)

This piece of trash accused Conyers accusers of ´all of them are white women´! Another ´icon´!!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: citizen, 12/7/2017 7:36:03 PM     (No. 11473962)

Sad to see Lewis and so many others have the emotional control of 5 year old children.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 12/7/2017 7:36:08 PM     (No. 11473963)

John Lewis refuses to share stage with Trump at Civil Rights Museum Opening.

There are two solutions to this problem.
Someone should hit Lewis in the head again like in Selma.
Maybe Lewis should be dis-invited (because he´s a trouble maker)

I think the first option is best.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: turninggrey, 12/7/2017 7:43:39 PM     (No. 11473971)

Does "icon" translate into "a hole" in some other language? There seem to be a lot of hateful "icons" in the Black Congressional Caucus.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: volksford, 12/7/2017 7:48:43 PM     (No. 11473976)

He is not only a racist ,he is a damn liar. The reward for video of the person who spit on him still stands.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: couchguy, 12/7/2017 8:23:13 PM     (No. 11473994)

The first time his ancestors saw the wheel was after they had been captured by another tribe and sold to the muslims.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: bradcro, 12/7/2017 8:49:54 PM     (No. 11474015)

No class, No surprise.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 12/7/2017 9:16:01 PM     (No. 11474029)

Wasn´t John Lewis the rep who falsely accused tea party protesters of spitting on him when he and other leftist members of congress marched provocatively through their midst, led by Nancy Policy, brandishing a huge gavel like a weapon. As I recall, news footage that day showed this was a lie.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: dvc, 12/7/2017 11:05:09 PM     (No. 11474136)

Nasty hater.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 12/8/2017 12:04:53 AM     (No. 11474187)

John´s only claim to fame is being a friend of MLK Jr and the dead man isn´t here to differ.

No matter what you do for some people, it´s never enough. John has never been a slave and I have never owned a slave. Get over yourself and move on. I owe you nothing, including respect.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: pessimist, 12/8/2017 6:53:02 AM     (No. 11474316)

John Lewis is peeved because the ceremony won´t be all about the world-historic fact that he got beaten up 55 years ago. Something he manages to remind all of us every time he opens his mouth.

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