Open letter to America's Black youth: 'Brains before bullets, think it out, don't shoot it out!'

February 13, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Orrin "Checkmate" Hudson, Founder and President of Be Someone, Inc. Nationwide ( -- Several years ago I found myself at a crossroads in my life. If not for a helping hand at just the right time, I might not be here to offer these words of advice and encouragement.  I definitely fit the description of an "at risk" youngster. I was an inner-city tough guy.  That was my life, my ...

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