New Museum Ensures Black History is Part of the American Story

The Honorable John Lewis

Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia), a Civil Rights movement veteran, told attendees the institution needs to tell "the 400-year story of African American contribution to the nation's history, from slavery to the present, without anger or apology."

Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia), a Civil Rights movement veteran, told attendees the institution needs to…

Photo: Lonnie C. Major