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Read Nas’ “Action Speaks Louder Than Words” Open Letter

The legendary wordsmith known as Nas is back. While he’s not dropping any new music today, he instead drops off an open letter that speaks about our society and to the President. In Nas’ open letter titled “Action Speaks Louder Than Words,” the MC states that “People can talk their sh*t…but when you have the responsibility of being President, and you carry on like that, you send a strong message to people outside of your group that they ain’t worth sh*t.”

He goes on to speak in-depth about racial profiling, mental illnesses, the importance of art and much more. Read the full letter right here, right now and speak your thoughts on it after the jump. Stay tuned for much more from Nas coming very soon!

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