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Watch: Common and John Legend’s Oscar Acceptance Speech


Common and John Legend’s acceptance speech for the Oscar for Best Original Song invoked the current social justice struggles of today.

“We know that the Voting Rights Act that they fought for 50 years ago is being compromised right now in this country today. We know that right now, the struggle for freedom and justice is real. We live in the most incarcerated country in the world. There are more black men under correctional control today than were under slavery in 1850,” Legend told the audience.