Here’s Chris Rock’s Full Speech At MLK Now, Recites James Baldwin


In the midst of controversy surrounding this year’s Oscars, Chris Rock stood in front of an audience in Harlem to honor the life of Martin Luther King Jr. For his time on stage, Chris went on to recite the words of writer James Baldwin and ever so fiitingly put the focus on race and equality. “The black man has functioned in the white man’s world as a fixed star, as an immovable pillar..”. Check out his full speech above.