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7 Things We’re Talking About (4:04)

From Jill Scott’s summer tour to the hits and misses of the Met Gala, here’s what we’re chatting about now.

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Morgan Freeman Explains the Deeper Issue Behind Racism (3:05)

In a recent video with EW Radio on Sirius XM, Morgan Freeman explains why racism is more complex than it may appear.

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ESSENCE Debates Now: Baltimore Uprising (48:59)

Our special episode featured Keke Palmer, David Banner, editor AkibaSolomon, community organizer Cherell Brown, former mayor Eldridge Hawkins, Jr., and activists Johnetta Elzie, DeRay McKesson, Synead Nichols and Unaara Iynaas Elliott.