Back to Index
- We shall overcome
Extracted from None But Ourselves: Masses vs Media In The Making
of Zimbabwe by Julie Frederikse
November 16, 2006
Knock, knock, knock,
Come in, sir,
Come in, sir.
This is Harare,
The famous Harare,
Our lives are a round of poverty,
Our houses are like fowl runs,
We sleep like rats,
Our children at school,
We beg for their meals,
Their clothes are full of patches,
Their education is an uphill struggle,
Bur we shall win in the end.
shall be defeated,
They shall confess;
The oppressors shall be defeated,
They shall confess.
was originally published in 1982.
Please credit www.kubatana.net if you make use of material from this website.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License unless stated otherwise.