The BET Awards have ended for another year, but not without passion. In fact, this year’s awards ceremony has to be one of the most politically-charged we’ve ever seen. Activism was rife, emotion was palpable, and the Black Lives Matter movement was heralded.
Maya Angelou once said that “people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” Well, we’ll remember the night’s fervour, its empowering call to justice, and its strength of pride. Here are the most powerful moments of the night.