We got seventeen million of us plus, two million Indians
That makes 19 mil, lighting shit up like Wild Bill

from Gang Starr (Ft. Krumb Snatcha) – Make Em Pay Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Guru explains that minorities make up for a considerable amount of people in the United States, alluding to the fact that there is power in unity.

He specifically mentions the two groups that historically suffered the brunt of injustices during the colonization of America by Europeans. I also always thought this references was influenced by 5% doctrines, in which both Africans and Native Americans are considered Asiatic Black people. From that perspective, African-Native American unity makes complete sense.

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