Jesse Williams 2016 BET Awards Humanitarian Award Speech


We all knew Jesse Williams was down for the fight, but he definitely blew our minds Sunday at the 2016 BET Awards in LA. The act was awarded with this year’s BET Humanitarian Award for his work in Ferguson, and the time he has spent being an activist for black people in America. He blew all of our minds with his refreshing Humanitarian Award speech which challenged our nation’s unjust system and racist society. The Greys Anatomy star blew minds when he ended his powerful speech with the words “Just because we’re magic doesn’t mean that we aren’t real”. Watch the entire speech below!