Being an impoverished citizen of the planet, I was compelled to add my voice to those who march for the ninety-nine percent, thus this short video. I wrote the poem itself as a generic reflection on protest some time ago, yet it remains shockingly appropriate for demonstrations from Tienanmen Square to the rising of the Arab Spring to the people’s current occupation in centers of commerce here in the United States and now around the globe.
I find it a privilege to view democracy in action, for within freedom lies truth.
Click on the link, if you would, brace yourself, and lace up your marching boots if you can.
Causes Mara Buck Supports
Kennebec Valley Humane Society, Amnesty International