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Clinton Honors John Lewis: "He Thought That Open Hand Was Better Than The Clenched Fist" | NBC News



Former President Bill Clinton paid tribute to Rep. John Lewis during a funeral service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Clinton said Lewis was a “friend” who left us “marching orders” to follow. Aired on 07/30/2020.
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Clinton Honors John Lewis: “He Thought That Open Hand Was Better Than The Clenched Fist” | NBC News

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  1. Obama had his term as a president and failed drastically at the attempt and now wants to redeem himself talking about mail in voting. Why would this matter to him? Where are his morals where did he stand when children were abused and he was a part of it? And why in the world would anyone listen to a child abuser of any sort? It’s just sad at the propaganda got him his votes in the past! This person stands up for George Floyd because I wanna gender not because he cares about lax or any other life for that matter. Look at one’s actions before listening to any words spoken and it will reveal the true nature of a man

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  3. 13:49 "None of us will be free, until all of us, are equal." RIP Rep. Lewis. Beautiful eulogy President Clinton.

  4. John Lewis didn't die. He just finished the race before us and is just waiting for us to finish it and join him in heaven.

    RIP Rep. John Lewis

  5. There are so many good people on this planet earth, we all have to continue to pray to God, to strengthen them all. The God given human beings, will always do good and would never hurt other humans, physically, nor psychologicslly, but would always act with God given love.

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  9. Why they ain’t lock up yet crimes against humanity he still get invited to black funerals Rip Aretha Franklin

  10. 🆘 Wow! I can’t believe the Silence Over Bill's Alleged Visit to Epstein's Pedophile Island Tells us volumes about the liberal bias Fake News media. Democrat sicko’s get a free pass.

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  12. Hey guys hope you all love this loving speech from a vile pos. Oh he said nice words ill completly ignore him being on epsteins plane numerous times. And before you go okay what about trump him too also a pos.

  13. I have listened to all three of the ex presidents eulogies, and President Clinton's was the best by far. He still has it.

  14. Just a quick refresher course 'lest we forget' what has happened to many "friends" of the Clintons.

    1- James McDougal – Clintons convicted Whitewater partner died of an apparent heart attack, while in solitary confinement. He was a key witness in Ken Starr's investigation.

    2 – Mary Mahoney – A former White House intern was murdered July 1997 at a Starbucks Coffee Shop in Georgetown .. The murder happened just after she was to go public with her story of sexual harassment in the White House.

    3 – Vince Foster – Former White House councilor, and colleague of Hillary Clinton at Little Rock's Rose Law firm. Died of a gunshot wound to the head, ruled a suicide.

    4 – Ron Brown – Secretary of Commerce and former DNC Chairman. Reported to have died by impact in a plane crash. A pathologist close to the investigation reported that there was a hole in the top of Brown's skull resembling a gunshot wound. At the time of his death Brown was being investigated, and spoke publicly of his willingness to cut a deal with prosecutors. The rest of the people on the plane also died. A few days later the air Traffic controller committed suicide.

    5 – C. Victor Raiser, II – Raiser, a major player in the Clinton fund raising organization died in a private plane crash in July 1992.

    6 – Paul Tulley – Democratic National Committee Political Director found dead in a hotel room in Little Rock , September 1992. Described by Clinton as a "dear friend and trusted advisor".

    7 – Ed Willey – Clinton fundraiser, found dead November 1993 deep in the woods in VA of a gunshot wound to the head. Ruled a suicide. Ed Willey died on the same day his wife Kathleen Willey claimed Bill Clinton groped her in the oval office in the White House. Ed Willey was involved in several Clinton fund raising events.

    8 – Jerry Parks – Head of Clinton's gubernatorial security team in Little Rock .. Gunned down in his car at a deserted intersection outside Little Rock Park's son said his father was building a dossier on Clinton He allegedly threatened to reveal this information. After he died the files were mysteriously removed from his house.

    9 – James Bunch – Died from a gunshot suicide. It was reported that he had a "Black Book" of people which contained names of influential people who visited prostitutes in Texas and Arkansas

    10 – James Wilson – Was found dead in May 1993 from an apparent hanging suicide. He was reported to have ties to Whitewater..

    11 – Kathy Ferguson – Ex-wife of Arkansas Trooper Danny Ferguson, was found dead in May 1994, in her living room with a gunshot to her head. It was ruled a suicide even though there were several packed suitcases, as if she were going somewhere. Danny Ferguson was a co-defendant along with Bill Clinton in the Paula Jones lawsuit Kathy Ferguson was a possible corroborating witness for Paula Jones.

    12 – Bill Shelton – Arkansas State Trooper and fiancee of Kathy Ferguson. Critical of the suicide ruling of his fiancee, he was found dead in June, 1994 of a gunshot wound also ruled a suicide at the grave site of his fiancee.

    13 – Gandy Baugh – Attorney for Clinton's friend Dan Lassater, died by jumping out a window of a tall building January, 1994. His client was a convicted drug distributor.

    14 – Florence Martin – Accountant & sub-contractor for the CIA, was related to the Barry Seal, Mena, Arkansas, airport drug smuggling case. He died of three gunshot wounds.

    15 – Suzanne Coleman – Reportedly had an affair with Clinton when he was Arkansas Attorney General. Died of a gunshot wound to the back of the head, ruled a suicide. Was pregnant at the time of her death.

    16 – Paula Grober – Clinton's speech interpreter for the deaf from 1978 until her death December 9, 1992. She died in a one car accident.

    17 – Danny Casolaro – Investigative reporter. Investigating Mena Airport and Arkansas Development Finance Authority. He slit his wrists, apparently, in the middle of his investigation.

    18 – Paul Wilcher – Attorney investigating corruption at Mena Airport with Casolaro and the 1980 "October Surprise" was found dead on a toilet June 22, 1993, in his Washington DC apartment. Had delivered a report to Janet Reno 3 weeks before his death.

    19 – Jon Parnell Walker – Whitewater investigator for Resolution Trust Corp. Jumped to his death from his Arlington , Virginia apartment balcony August 15, 1993. He was investigating the Morgan Guaranty scandal.

    20 – Barbara Wise – Commerce Department staffer. Worked closely with Ron Brown and John Huang. Cause of death unknown. DiedNovember 29, 1996. Her bruised, nude body was found locked in her office at the Department of Commerce.

    21 – Charles Meissner – Assistant Secretary of Commerce who gave John Huang special security clearance, died shortly thereafter in a small plane crash.

    22 – Dr. Stanley Heard – Chairman of the National Chiropractic Health Care Advisory Committee died with his attorney Steve Dickson in a small plane crash. Dr. Heard, in addition to serving on Clinton 's advisory council personally treated Clinton's mother, stepfather and brother.

    23 – Barry Seal – Drug running TWA pilot out of Mena Arkansas, death was no accident.

    24 – Johnny Lawhorn, Jr. – Mechanic, found a check made out to Bill Clinton in the trunk of a car left at his repair shop. He was found dead after his car had hit a utility pole.

    25 – Stanley Huggins – Investigated Madison Guaranty. His death was a purported suicide and his report was never released.

    26 – Hershell Friday – Attorney and Clinton fundraiser died March 1, 1994, when his plane exploded.

    27 – Kevin Ives & Don Henry – Known as "The boys on the track" case. Reports say the boys may have stumbled upon the Mena Arkansas airport drug operation. A controversial case, the initial report of death said, due to falling asleep on railroad tracks. Later reports claim the 2 boys had been slain before being placed on the tracks. Many linked to the case died before their testimony could come before a Grand Jury.

    THE FOLLOWING PERSONS HAD INFORMATION ON THE IVES/HENRY CASE:

    28 – Keith Coney – Died when his motorcycle slammed into the back of a truck, 7/88.

    29 – Keith McMaskle – Died, stabbed 113 times, Nov, 1988

    30 – Gregory Collins – Died from a gunshot wound January 1989.

    31 – Jeff Rhodes – He was shot, mutilated and found burned in a trash dump in April 1989.

    32 – James Milan – Found decapitated. However, the Coroner ruled his death was due to natural causes".

    33 – Jordan Kettleson – Was found shot to death in the front seat of his pickup truck in June 1990.

    34 – Richard Winters – A suspect in the Ives/Henry deaths. He was killed in a set-up robbery July 1989.

    THE FOLLOWING CLINTON BODYGUARDS ARE DEAD

    35 – Major William S. Barkley, Jr.

    36 – Captain Scott J . Reynolds

    37 – Sgt. Brian Hanley

    38 – Sgt. Tim Sabel

    39 – Major General William Robertson

    40 – Col. William Densberger

    41 – Col. Robert Kelly

    42 – Spec. Gary Rhodes

    43 – Steve Willis

    44 – Robert Williams

    45 – Conway LeBleu

    46 – Todd McKeehan

    47 – 50 Benghazi 4

    and the list keeps growing

    Quite an impressive list!

    The public must become aware of what happens to friends of the Clintonsy or do anything to get what it wants. we need to add the 4 DEAD AMERICANS IN BENGHAZI TO THIS LIST.

  15. Amazing to the Bush's, Clinton's and Obama's with genuine affection for each other. We need more of that spirt now.

  16. Bill Clinton how was the Island ?

  17. Epstein's island regular attendee 🤥😅

  18. What people fail to understand that story about how he almost got killed that same person had kids and raised his kids to have the same beliefs, and it's passed down from generation to generation neverending cycle of hate and anger towards someone who doesn't look like them. Things would never get better in America until we come together and discussed the issue at hand and find a solution to fix it.

  19. Beautiful tribute and encouragement. Rest in Peace John Lewis. Thank you for all you did to make this country a better place.

  20. How many of the gutless GOP and their families, will want Trump to give the eulogy at their funerals?

  21. Apparently everyone has forgotten that Slick Willy was a member of a whites only country club..

  22. This is great to see!
    Just think, who will ever, in their right mind, ever give such eloquent eulogies to that orange turd Trump! Hahahah, that will be icing on the cake when he (Trump) is shut out, an empty church!!

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