John Lewis with Mentor Rev. James Lawson

Subject: Non-Violent Civil Disobedience
Themes: 21st Century Civil Rights Politicians Religion and Society Young Activists
Age groups: Middle School High School Homeschooling
Resource type: Video

When he came to Los Angeles to receive the inaugural Leonard I. Beerman Award for Social Justice in Action in October 2017, Representative John Lewis engaged in conversation with his teacher, the Reverend James Lawson. This video features a brief clip of their memorable conversation.