Lynne Stewart, Our Lady Mandela, in the Season of Giving
By Gary Corseri
(image by Wikipedia)
She is ten feet tall" and dying in her cage.
While Obama and Cameron take "selfies,"
shedding crocodile tears,
our Lady Mandela gazes over
the path she has made by her walking.
After his funeral, American drones
kill fifteen people in Yemen.
(Where in the world is Yemen?)
American shoppers rampage, and trample
those in the aisles of their trinkets.
She said she believed "directed violence"
(just as Mandela had said)
would topple the anarchist State