They strut across the living stage,
gambling and grabbing their dues
knowing no one will knock them down.
Each malicious intention formulated,
breaking laws and procedures, wearing
smiles for the media, while back-handing
their mountebank mates with contracts,
and bank balances while the hammered
poor stare, starv and beg for crumbs.
Why is it always the poor; who carry the
cross while the rich beat them with tax
cuts and mean monopolies to doom them?
Will no one stand against such greed and
arrogant congenital corruption? For it is
in doing nothing we give our