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-EFEThe 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

Topic |   Barack Obama
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-EFEThe 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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