As a civil rights activist at 25, John Lewis was beaten so badly his skull was fractured and the TV images from an Alabama... John Lewis says cancer is his latest battle

As a civil rights activist at 25, John Lewis was beaten so badly his skull was fractured and the TV images from an Alabama bridge in the 1960s forced a nation’s awakening to racial discrimination. As a congressman today at 79, Lewis is facing a foe like none before: advanced pancreatic cancer.

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