We’re The Elves

Blaming the president and not ourselves

is like blaming santa and not his elves


We’re all to blame


They keep controlling us with fear

so we pay our taxes year after year


We’re all to blame


From New York City to LA

it doesn’t matter how much you pay


We’re all to blame


Both the rich folks and the poor

are buying bombs for endless war


We’re all to blame


We’re the elves making all the toys

to drop on little brown girls and boys


We’re all to blame


From Seattle to Miami Beach

we can’t see peace is within reach


We’re all to blame


It’s a game and we’re all the pawns

and we bought the board they do the killing on


We’re all to blame


We like to think that our hands are clean

but we keep fueling the machine


We’re all to blame


Slavery, war, and genocide

is American history, simplified


We’re all to blame



About soitgoes1984

I live on a small island in the middle of the Pacific ocean in the Hawaiian Kingdom which is currently illegally occupied by the American government. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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