My Statement on the Passing of Rep. John Lewis 

He loved this country so much that he risked his life and his blood so that it might live up to its promise. And through the decades, he not only gave all of himself to the cause of freedom and justice, but inspired generations that followed to try to live up to his example.

Source: My Statement on the Passing of Rep. John Lewis | by Barack Obama | Jul, 2020 | Medium