Slick cynicism slithers in tight circles
logic unbroken, gapless unchained
hounds baying freely for a perceived flaw
scent trickle of blood in the rain.
provide ample historical precedent
and a thousand good reasons for why all hope is gone
you’ve made your point, I’m moving on.
Large part of a liberal education, these days,
seems to be a cementing of the idea that the status quo is too powerful
and all hope is lost
revolutionary thinking is whittled and watered down to familiar shapes
to be neatly slotted into established “progressive” channels.
Revolutionary thinking is uni-directional, unambiguous and intentionally blind to discouraging statistics.
Revolution is coming, no matter what you slouched cynics say.