There's a man going round who'd rather jaw jaw

than carelessly set off a nuclear war war.

But they call him a threat to national security.

 

There's a man who's opposed to austerity

whose alternative shows a great deal of dexterity.

But they say he's a threat to the nation.

 

There's a man who wants QE for the common people

instead of mindlessly pump-priming the capitalist steeple.

But they say he will wreck the economy.

There's a man who wants to lead a labour government

for the sole purpose of our material and social improvement.

But they say he's a threat to civilisation.

 

There's a man who is inspiring the millions

to gain control of those tax evading billions.

But they say he's an enemy of big business.

 

There's a man who wants politics from below

but the entrenched establishment keep telling him NO.

And they call him a threat to the system.

 

There's a man who wants to back free education

and bring energy under the control of the nation.

But they say he's a foolish child of the eighties.

 

There's a man who wants to build homes for the needy

with an investment bank, the plan seems quite easy.

But they say he's a threat to Great Britain.

 

There's a man who wants an independent foreign policy

which is free from the prevailing neo-liberal ideology.

But they say he's a threat to democracy.

 

There's a man who wants to pull out of an expansionist NATO

which he claims is nothing but an anachronistic cold war potato.

But they say he's a naive unilateralist.

 

There's a man who wants to replace the Trident deterrent

with non-nuclear alternatives that are glaringly apparent.

But they say he is a tool of the Russians.

There's a man who wants to break up the corporate media

Which is responsible for whipping up hatred and nasty xenophobia.

But they scream he's a dangerous extremist.

 

There's a man who welcomes the political involvement of the young

who are sick of politicians who endlessly talk with fork-tongue.

But they accuse him of destroying the party.

 

There's a man who's a passionate believer in equality

not some tacky, party conference, sound-bite frivolity.

But they denounce him as a utopian dreamer.

 

There's a man who believes the human spirit is invincible

and he's always acted and voted on that simple principle.

But they say he's a commie and a loner.

 

There's a man who is mobilising many million

without which he will be consigned to oblivion.

And his detractors loath and despise him.

 

There's a man who would be a progressive Prime Minister

but he is up against dark forces most sinister.

 

And they are plotting his downfall already.

 

End JPK Copyright 3/8/15

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