Shows featuring Reverend Joseph Lowery

  • Civil Rights Icon Rev. Joseph Lowery Delivers Benediction at Obama Inauguration Reverendjosephlowery2009inauguration
    Rev. Joseph Lowery gave the benediction at the inauguration of President Barack Obama. Lowery is a towering figure in the civil rights movement. In 1955, he helped lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Two years later, he and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. In 1965, Lowery led the march from Selma to Montgomery. At Tuesday’s inauguration, he...
    January 21, 2009 | Story