FX's Dyllon Burnside took a break to address the epidemic.
Last night Atlantans were treated to a special event organized by the Beam Collective. According to their website BEAM is a training, movement building and grant making organization dedicated to the healing, wellness and liberation of Black and marginalized communities.
After the discussion which covered a variety of topics including depression and mental health, Burnside stayed a took pictures with various supporters.
One of those supporters was former South Fulton city councilman Khalid Kamau.
For those of you interested in learning more about the Beam Collective visit https://www.beam.community