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Descendant of Edmund Pettus: Rename the bridge and then ‘we get to work’


Caroline Randall Williams, great-great-granddaughter of Edmund Pettus, says renaming the bridge in Selma, Ala. for John Lewis would be a way to “put that bridge on the right side of history.” She tells Lawrence O’Donnell we then must restore the Voting Rights Act to protect “that unique power of American citizenship.”

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