America, land of the free,
hobbles on, still believing
it’s the greatest show on earth.
lies ingrained from birth,
while downplaying the worth
of the citizenry,
choosing a rich white god to oversee.
Those deemed worthy live carefree
while the rest of us are dropping
from bullets while shopping,
2 thoughts on “Thanksgiving”
Shootings in America get little attention in our news cycle, elsewhere they are still shocking. Sad but true.
Last night an employee at a Walmart in Virginia killed at least 6 people, wounded others, then killer himself. Trauma strikes again.