we been resisting
well before yr time
and from a time well before that
since before the first woman
made the first drum
that beat was resistance taking on ( a) sound.
we profound down spaces under foot
sprout spontaneous settlements of resistance
leave behind memory seeds
simultaneously galaxy high
go ask (the voices that spoke ) sun ra
you think this backlash got slap?
well go all the way in
watch were we been
then where we at
go even further past smoke grenade amnesia
to the stories cyphered through blood and gene
need help with yr rememory?
go sit under a tree and listen
need help understanding the freedom dues
and as freedom does
go sit by a river and listen
we be resisting since.
we got this