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Live-Stream The Historic #MLKNOW feat. Harry Belafonte, Chris Rock, India Arie + More

At this very moment, an incredible cast of men and women in entertainment are gathered at Harlem’s Riverside Church to celebrate the legacy and vision of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the historic #MLKNOW event. There, the likes of Harry Belafonte, Chris Rock, J. Cole, India Arie, Tessa Thompson, Lin-Manuel Miranda and countless others have come together to deliver legendary speeches from some of the foremost voices in the battle for social and political justice, capping the day off with an interactive panel discussion to address the harm inflicted upon black bodies the world over, how to battle the systemic racism plaguing our criminal justice system, the prison industrial complex as well as mobilizing activism and grassroots campiagning.

For those who missed their shot at procuring tickets for this monumental salute, we have the full live-stream of #MLKNOW available for you to see and hear for yourself down below. Tune in and remember with us all a legacy that continues to inspire activism and direct minds to this day, nearly 50-years removed from MLK’s tragic passing on April 4, 1968. Hit play below and have at it. This one’s simply not to be missed.

h/t Shadow & Act


Zo is a staff writer at Okayplayer where he covers music.

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