Strike For Life

Sweat-sprinkling hikes through the dessert
Swept of cool wind whip among the summer moist
Moonlit night within the blue sea
Soft tan sand settle uselessly
Mute fulfill this world; peace
Yet will it forever be?

Though world today like wildfire eating nature beauty
Tornadoes whip with no mercy
Putting innocent lives in great jeopardy
Buried in grave; greed
Oh what is America, Oh what is America
Has it come to?

Strike for life; human tide of misery, anger, pained
The army of 99 percent fight for victory
But like Goddess, his throne set high pierced
As for we 'the people' cries
Where is liberty, humanity, equality?

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Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

That was powerful and awesome. Strong words and oh so true. We seem to be getting less and less each day.


niki 4 years ago

so true and so powerful. i love your work as always.


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Deborah Brooks 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

awesome hub.. it is so important to help our poor. I hate it when people turn their heads like it is not going on.

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debbie


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anndavis25 4 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

You have expressed the greed and power in the world, and it seems to be the nature of 'man'. Money is power.


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Ian Dabasori Hetr 4 years ago from Papua New Guinea

So powerful. Useful and voted up


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raciniwa 4 years ago from Naga City, Cebu

so emphatic, let your voice be heard, so people wouldn't live in greed...


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ChristyWrites 4 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

I good glimpse into the power struggles. I like the use of cool whip imagery as well, off-beat and well written.


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always exploring 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

Beautiful..I think people are beginning to see the inequality throughout the world. Well done..Beautiful..


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Express10 4 years ago from East Coast

Great hub. A large number of people are completely disconnected and oblivious to how much suffering there is in this country.


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chanroth 4 years ago from California, USA Author

Hello everyone thank you so much for reading and commenting.

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