Itís the people, Stupid!

Itís not just the numbers
Not the headcount
Not the casualties or the dead?
Itís the people, stupid!
Itís the fathers
The mothers
The children
The grandpas and grandmas
The nurses
Bus drivers
And all those kind and gentle souls?
Who struggled
And passed away
While you fiddled
Lied and gaslighted
While you counted votes
Not bodies
While you fanned the flames
And refused to wear a mask
Refused to show compassion
The bully-in-chief
The pretender
The fake
The evil clown

Itís the people, Stupid!

© AP News, with permission.

© Jamie McKenzie, all rights reserved.

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