Eric Cockrell

Government's Heroin - Poem by Eric Cockrell

the lies,
and propaganda,
spewed forth
by the Wall Street,
Pentagon pushing elite...
the lies,
that cover a dying earth,
and hide the faces
of starving millions,
that bury the bodies
of the victims in unmarked graves.
that strip the working class
of all dignity and rights...

the lies,
and propaganda,
nothing but the government's heroin,
doled out in measured doses,
numbing the souls of the masses...
but now the spoon is tarnished,
the needle bent beyond repair.
track marked arms linked in arms,
angry, and determined!

Comments about Government's Heroin by Eric Cockrell

  • (4/14/2012 2:33:00 PM)

    Another very powerful poem. amazing write. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 14, 2012

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