What The Nation Can Do After The Passing of John Lewis And C.T. Vivian

The Rev. C.T. Vivian and Congressmen John Lewis contributed to breaking the forms of white supremacy that reflected Jim Crow America. (Photo Credit: Atlanta Journal Constitution)

The recent passing of two civil rights giants must be instructive as we move toward deepening democracy in our nation. Democratic societies are implicit expressions of our moral prerogatives — the ways in which we prioritize what forms of ethical comportment is best for maximizing the fairest social and political outcomes for the greatest number of people. John Lewis…