Not takin charge of the situation
Empty arguments and real conversations needed
The world'll need it, to hear it

from Nas – Ghetto Prisoners Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Continuing from the 5%er reference, Nas still believes that these people can be saved, but they have to open their eyes and take their lives into their own hands.

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