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Jesse Williams delivered a super woke speech at the BET Awards on Sunday.
The actor and activist was rightfully presented with the Humanitarian award for his work in fighting for equal rights and his relentless support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
During his powerful acceptance speech, the actor spoke truthfully about the terrible treatment of black families and why it’s so important to speak up about the systemic racial issues that plague America.
“We know that police somehow manage to deescalate, disarm and not kill white people every day. So what’s gonna happen is we’re going to have equal rights and justice in our country, or we will restructure their function, and ours,” Williams told the audience before going on to further demand respect for all black people.
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