How could we ever explain To someone from another planet

Why we guard truckfuls of green paper

With guards carrying guns


While children go to bed hungry

And homeless people sleep on freezing streets?


'Quote of the day' used: “When I feed the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist.” – Dom Helder Camara, Archbishop of Recife, Brazil

& then, after a day or two,

“Strong people stand up for themselves … stronger people stand up for others.” – seen on Facebook