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Have You Seen Jesse Williams’ Powerful BET Awards Speech That Has Got Everyone Talking?

BY KENNETH ATISELE

Audience members rose to their feet and were visibly emotional as American actor and activist, Jesse Williams delivered a powerful acceptance speech at the BET Awards on Sunday night.

After Williams received the Humanitarian award at the BET (Black Entertainment Television) awards, for his civil rights activism, the 34-year-old addressed the audience.

Delivering a rousing speech on continuing racial inequalities in America, Williams dedicated his awards to activists, teachers, civil rights lawyers, parents, students, families and black women in particular.

Watch his inspiring speech that has got the internet buzzing.

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This post first appeared on NET.

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