As a national speaker, advocate and emcee, Rev. Julian “J.Kwest” DeShazier has appeared on ABC, FOX, NPR and Dr. Maya Angelou’s “Oprah & Friends” radio program. J.Kwest is also an Emmy Award-winning musician, featured in the video “Strange Fruit,” a commemoration of the Billie Holiday song and a meditation on racial violence. The Chicago native […]
[jwplatform YrHCZYc0] Pastor Julian DeShazier, also known as gospel rapper JKwest, hosted a lock-in at his University Church in Chicago for Black Lives Matter, BYP 100 and Assata’s Daughters. The groups discussed the protests that stemmed from the Laquan McDonald case.