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A warning to the people
The good and the evil

This is war

To the soldier, the civillian
The martyr, the victim

This is war

It's the moment of truth and the moment to lie
The moment to live and the moment to die
The moment to fight, the moment to fight, to fight, to fight, to fight

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world from the last to the first

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world

A warning to the prophet
To the liar, to the honest

This is war

To the leader, to the pariah, the victim, the Messiah

This Is War

It's the moment of truth and the moment to lie
The moment to live and the moment to die
The moment to fight, the moment to fight, to fight, to fight, to fight

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world from the last to the first

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world

I do believe in the light
Raise your hands into the sky
The fight is done
The war is won
Lift your hands toward the sun
Toward the sun, toward the sun, toward the sun
The war is won

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world from the last to the first

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world

A brave new world, the war is won, the war is won, a brave new world



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    UnregisteredApr 25, 2012 at 9:07 pm
    I believe this song has a huge hidden message. If you catch it, it makes you have a total different outlook on the song. When they say "brave new world" that's actually a book that is about the world being under one government, and all the people are drugged. If you actually read the book a lot of what is going on in the world today is accurate on what has happened in the book. (that book was written in like 1932) its really scary to how close our civilization is getting to that point. This song I think is telling the people to stand up and fight. Not so much physically, but protest what the government says. Do whatever you can to not allow the government have so much power over what we say or do.
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    UnregisteredNov 24, 2011 at 9:01 pm
    It could be about anything: fighting terrorism, fighting for equality, religion. Referring to a war doesn't necessarily mean they endorse violence or are extremists of any sort. Perhaps they just wanted to write a song about overcoming adversity and coming through a personal struggle stronger than you were before. Or maybe they just wanted to write a song that would make a kickass addition to any action movie/anime soundtrack :)

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