Lewis has been one of the protagonists of the march to Selma, where he was wounded. Lewis was one of those who crossed the bridge, Edmund Pettus, a symbol of the bloody facts rose to the chronicles as 'Bloody Sunday', when peaceful protesters took to the square, trying to cross the bridge to claim their civil rights and were assaulted by the police. The images shocked America and opened the road to approval, in the same year of the Voting Rights, the law that allowed blacks to vote.
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