We claim that this is the twenty-century,
and that everything has been modernized,
That people’s attitudes have changed,
We claim that sexism has been eradicated,
and discrimination abolished,
This is the age of equality,
And everyone is shown fairness.
If we claim that life has been modernized,
Then why do I see poverty,
Not just in alleys, or other countries,
But in our own country,
And living off welfare,
With no place to call their own.
Since everyone’s attitudes have changed,
Why do I see bullying?
People judged on clothing, hair, shoes, athletics, and “popularity”.
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