US Rep. John Lewis to receive citizen activist award
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — U.S. Rep. John Lewis has been named this year's recipient of the Gleitsman Citizen Activist Award for his decades-long work on human rights and civil liberties.
The award and $125,000 prize are given biennially by the Center for Public Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School.
Lewis will receive his award at a public ceremony on Tuesday.