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The clip started by naming unarmed black men who were all killed at the hands of police, including Eric Garner, Michael Brown, and Jonathan Ferrell.

Janet Jackson is getting political on her new world tour by highlighting the need to crack down on domestic terrorism across the U.S.

"Hey, you guys! I'm backstage in Louisiana and I'm at rehearsal about to kick off my tour and our next show is in Houston", she said in the video above. It's followed by audio clips of personalities and protestors denouncing white supremacy and inequality.

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Jackson quietly married Qatari billionaire Wissam Al Mana in 2012, and the two welcomed son, Eissa, this past January.

Additionally, she'll be donating the show's proceeds to local charities working on relief efforts and arriving ahead of time to visit some shelters. During the show, she gave the audience the high-energy performances she's known for. It's clear a new wave of inspiration hit the singer as the dance numbers, flawless looks and new confidence breathed new life into her Thursday show.

The Poetic Justice actress was forced to postpone her Unbreakable World Tour in May 2016 when she announced she was pregnant.

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In addition, Jackson mashed-up Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow" instrumental into a remix of "What Have You Done for Me Lately", adding another modern twist into a standout opening night moment.

She says she plans to visit some of the victims of the massive storm and let people know she cares about their plight.

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