The crowd watches former US president Barack Obama on a huge screen outside during the Celebration of Life Service for civil rights leader John Lewis at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE
The crowd watches former US president Barack Obama on a huge screen outside during the Celebration of Life Service for civil rights leader John Lewis at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Barack Obama takes aim at Donald Trump in fiery eulogy for civil rights icon John Lewis

  • Funeral for US lawmaker, who played key role in passing 1965 Voting Rights Act, came same day Trump suggested delaying November 3 election
  • Obama and fellow ex-presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton bid farewell to congressman who urged young people to get in ‘good trouble’ in name of justice

The crowd watches former US president Barack Obama on a huge screen outside during the Celebration of Life Service for civil rights leader John Lewis at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE
The crowd watches former US president Barack Obama on a huge screen outside during the Celebration of Life Service for civil rights leader John Lewis at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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