Made In America

by Gaptoothbrotha & Trina Williams-Emigh

Welcome to America
Where white is right
And everything else is wrong
Where blacks still sing  'Redemption Songs'
Where race is an issue
That's 'dragged' through the streets
And crimes are committed
That only a policeman can 'beat'
Where the powers that be
Be the power!
And everyone else
Just gets paid by the hour
Where people go hungry
To feed drugs into their vein
In a feeble attempt
To keep from going insane
Where money is flowing
Yet it's trickle down effect is slow
And the average person is living
At poverty or below
Welcome to the American way
Now that you're here...
Are you sure you wanna stay?

Welcome to America
Home of the brave
And warehouse of slaves
Where mental prisons
Keep people captive without bars
Barely functional with emotional scars
Where black gold
Reverts to black coal
Platinum Fronts
Primo Blunts
Slangin' hard
White powder equals white power
Cut and cooked in the hood
Got to much salad to toss
Blind to opportunity lost
Black Power!
Now benefiting the white race
Dollars made every hour
Where money flows
Into off shore banks
Culture stole without even a

Made In America by Gaptoothbrotha & Trina Williams-Emigh

© Copyright 2000. All rights reserved. No portion of this work may be duplicated or copied without the expressed written consent of the author.

TimBookTu Logo

Return to the Table of Contents | Return to Main Page