Don’t Be A Doctor

Don’t be a doctor,

or a medic.

That’s the message we are hearing

loud and clear.

Well, at least don’t be a doctor for the oppressed,

don’t be a medic while living under occupation,

kid, choose another profession

don’t be a doctor without borders

because some heavily armed ‘soldier’

will be ‘just following orders’

as they intentionally target you

and your hospital

pull your head out of your ass

if you want to live to be 30…

go on ahead, get that medical degree

but stay in one of those safe

for-profit hospitals

back in the states

get yourself a nice house

in a nice community

with gates

be a doctor, but for the rich

and then, like them

you’ll be able to scratch any itch

drive a fast car

learn to play guitar

buy a bar,

kid, you’ll get far

as long as you have borders

because if not,

well, it won’t be anything personal

they’ll just be following orders.

 

About soitgoes1984

I was born and raised on land stolen from the Pocumtuc. I now live on a small island in the middle of the Pacific ocean, on land that was stolen more recently, from the Hawaiians. I am addict, struggling to kick the habit of fossil fuel. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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