TIME FOR THE RECKONING
Found posted on the Internet:
I agree... throw all the bums
out... but how?
How do we energize a
lethargic and pathetic populace. How does one change the
mindset of the people, which engenders this enormous need
to follow... to follow
someone or something regardless of any
Is this some kind of genetic flaw?
Have you ever asked yourself
why the masses must
follow? Why they follow leaders, parties,
whose only real agenda is self-gratification and the acquisition of more
Throughout history, the
masses have been manipulated, used, abused, and sacrificed
by their leaders, but in spite of this, the masses still
follow. Citizens constantly complain about and mistrust their
leaders, but they continue to rally around and support these
so-called leaders. Observing political party conventions
brings sorrow to my heart.
People continue to allow
themselves to be
manipulated and sacrificed. Why?
What gratification do we get by appeasing
unethical, power mad monsters?
More importantly, how does this small
of monsters control the masses?
What is their power? Why
can't we break free?
Why can't we think and act
Why can't we for once build unison without a
power mad central
core and why can't we
throw the bums out for all eternity?
yourself in a world that tries night
and day to
just like everybody else is to fight
there ever is to fight and never stop
fighting. - E. E. Cummings