They weren’t afraid
Bernie couldn’t win,
they were afraid
Bernie would win. For them –
Trump is the lesser evil, and Joe Biden
is just around
to perpetuate this lie.
What we want, as
workers, as patients, as students –
is not money, health, or knowledge –
as activists, as poets, as citizens –
is not prestige, eternity, or safety –
is power. To not be sold
the same fucking crime.
None but, the issues
of our time.
is my political inspiration.
Medicare for all, green new deal,
wealth tax, free college, student loan
forgiveness, legalized weed, prison and immigration
reform, the river of issues keeps