(Article changed on October 23, 2012 at 12:10)
(Article changed on October 23, 2012 at 12:07)By Gary Lindorff (with a Spanish translation by Carlos Ramirez)
Walls separate us, as this wall on the West Bank separates Palestine
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According to Webster
the first walls were steep hillsides
or palisades utilized for defense.
How many walls do we need
To keep ourselves safe
And to secure all our freedoms?
The strongest walls are subtle,
Like the one built by Descartes
Between the head and heart.
And Darwin's wall
Between the weak and the strong
Still stands against the relentless attacks