The Real Savages

This country was built on rioting, looting, killing and racism and people want to act surprised when it’s still happening today. We’re fighting for the same things our ancestors died for over the centuries and people still say this is the greatest country in the world. While others say, “Look what we’ve become.” But the truth is, this is what we’ve always been. From the time the settlers came here and stole the land from the Natives, it’s been nothing but chaos and destruction. This land wasn’t free for the taking, it wasn’t discovered. It was occupied, people lived here, they had homes and tribes and villages. And some men…



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Lyndsey Frondarina

Just someone using writing as an outlet to deal with depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, and life in general. Poetry on IG @in.2.the.darkness