Alice Perfect

What 'they' Want For Amerika - Poem by Alice Perfect

'they' set the rules
'they' control the FORCES
police and military, and markets!
'they' are playing with the weather
'they' want us to consume 'their' GMO crap
'they' want to add things to our clean water
'they' control the education of the public
'they' decide when to attack other countries
'they' decide who to draft and when
'they' want our money, and labor
'they' rent us the land we 'own'
'they' can bury us in court until we are broke
'they' make business difficult for the little guy

'they' want to take your healthy baby and force
inject them with animal protein with a nice
little preservative called mercury? wtf?

'they' want your stuff when you die

'they' want it when you are alive too

'they' are MASTERS at keeping a flaxen
chain around your neck, gently
leading you down their path...

You want to know who 'they' are?

How about seeing clearly
what you are
to 'them'

you don't have to walk their
death trail, where 'they' the robbers
hide and lurk, waiting for
the same dumb prey to come again
and again

'they' move slowly
you can be faster

Topic(s) of this poem: government, love

Comments about What 'they' Want For Amerika by Alice Perfect

  • Brian Mayo (12/8/2015 9:55:00 PM)

    They can have my baby, but NOBODY touches my STUFF!
    Excellent poem.
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  • Kelly Kurt (11/30/2015 2:27:00 PM)

    We are nothing more than a renewable resource (Report) Reply

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/30/2015 3:07:00 AM)

    They set rules and forces. Wonderful theme is well versed here. Amazing sharing definitely.10 (Report) Reply

  • Shakil Ahmed (11/30/2015 2:57:00 AM)

    you have presented a nice theme in poetic language, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/30/2015 2:43:00 AM)

    If they set everything and they do all. then where is the question of my being in their list? ? (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, November 30, 2015

Poem Edited: Friday, May 20, 2016

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