“In the South, we knew our adversary would stop at nothing to silence our activism. We knew we could never match his readiness to annihilate our resistance. So we ceded him that ground and challenged him instead to defend himself against the work of loving peace.”


John Lewis, Across That Bridge: A Vision for Change and the Future of America
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Across That Bridge: A Vision for Change and the Future of America Across That Bridge: A Vision for Change and the Future of America by John Lewis
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