Just because some progress has been made in seeking justice for the police-related death of Freddie Gray doesn’t mean the conversation is over. The pain of black loss spreads far and wide beyond Baltimore, and more than just the immediate DMV community has something to say regarding that isolated incident and the trend it’s following.
BET rounded up the likes of T.I., David Banner, Felicia “Snoop” Pearson and Baltimore Pastor Jamal Bryant for LOUD: The Power of the Baltimore Uprising. During the town hall—which was hosted by BET News Correspondent Marc Lamont Hill—panelists and audience members chimed in on the aftershock of Mike Brown, Darren Wilson and Ferguson, Baltimore riots and protests, and nationwide police mistrust and brutality. Most importantly, they asked the biggest question of all looming over the nation: What’s next?
Jump right into the conversation below.