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WATCH: Maxine Waters Introduce ‘Best Fight Against The System’ at the MTV Movie Awards

Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters made a surprise appearance tonight at the 2017 MTV Movie Awards.

Waters, along with Tracee Ellis Ross from Black-ish, came on stage to announce tonight’s winner of the ‘Best Fight Against The System’ award. During her speech, Waters saluted tonights attendees by speaking about how their platform gives them a unique position to inspire change and speak out.

Ross followed up by saying the award examines how “honest, well-told stories lead to important discussions, lead to understanding, and can lead to a changed nation.”

Hidden Figures was tonight’s winner, beating out contenders Luke Cage, Get Out, Loving, and Mr. Robot.

Watch above, via MTV.

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