Justice for Us: A BET Town Hall Live will air on Wednesday at 6P/5C on BET and BET.com.
Hosted by Marc Lamont Hill and Shannon Boodram, the one-hour special will explore justice in America in the wake of the decisions not to indict police officers in the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases. Panelists include rapper David Banner; Esaw Garner, Eric Garner's wife; Phillip Agnew, executive director of Dream Defenders; Jamilah Lemieux and Mychal Denzel Smith, two writers who were in Ferguson; and several others.
The special will explore topics including the protests that have erupted across America, social media and celebrity responses to the cases, the image of Black men in the country and the future of these cases and their investigations.
The conversation will continue on BET.com at 7P/6C for a half-hour digital-only special.
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