“Racism is still very much alive, it seems it’s even more overt than it has been for a long time,” Lewis continued.
“The fight MLK and others alike were fighting, is still very much relevant today and we have to work together to make sure that our kids have a better future. #BlackLivesMatter.”
Many rushed to comment on Lewis’ post to praise his “inspirational” statement following his drive this afternoon.
“Inspirational,” one fan replied while another added: “Today’s performance was top notch.”