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Language Co-opted or Define and Conquer

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What happened to the revolutionaries and the rebels too?

They've all become insurgents

What else could they do?

 

There's no more armed resistance

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And freedom fighters too

What happened to the people who fought back for you?

Lied to and hustled in red, white and blue.

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Where is our conscience and heroes of old?

No leadership around they've co-opted the bold.

 

Progressive language is made to disappear

Replaced , with repetition and fear.

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Concepts of change, Ideas and our hopes

Controlled by religious extremists, bandits and dope.

 

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