Rob Schneider tries to explain MLK to John Lewis

Rob Schneider tries to explain MLK to John Lewis

"I don't think he's forgotten, but I don't believe people are inviting him to use those skills, those are the skills that are needed, the negotiation skills, the communication skills". "That is how he accomplished & won Civil Rights".

Warren said that she'll attend the inauguration to witness the transfer of power, but that no one should interpret her presence as support for Trump's policies, particularly the effort by Republicans to roll back President Barack Obama's health care law.

The number of boycotters grew over the weekend from a handful to more than three dozen, with many citing Trump's reaction to Lewis' decision not to attend in their own decisions.

Beginning Saturday, Trump tweeted, "Congressman John Lewis should spend more time on fixing and helping his district, which is in terrible shape and falling apart (not to mention crime infested) rather than falsely complaining about the election results". It would mark the first time he had skipped an inauguration since joining Congress three decades ago. He added: "All talk, talk, talk - no action or results". I believe in trying to work with people.

The Massachusetts Democrat defended her fellow Democrat from Georgia, a key figure in the civil rights movement who marched with Martin Luther King Jr. and suffered assaults like King during their nonviolent protests.

He added: 'You can not be at home with something that you feel that is wrong'.

Lewis said he wouldn't go to the inauguration because he didn't see Trump as a "legitimate" president in light of the Russian hacking.

He later doubled down on the claims, saying: 'Congressman John Lewis should finally focus on the burning and crime infested inner-cities of the US.

"In the heat of emotion, a lot of things get said on both sides", King III said in response to reporters' questions about the spat between Trump and Lewis. Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) said in a statement.

"Donald Trump hasn't put his life on the line for anyone except Donald Trump", Warren told reporters later.

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