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Southern fist
Rise through the jungle mist
Clenched to smash power so cancerous
Black flag and a red star
A rising sun loomin' over Los Angeles

'Coz a Raza livin' in la, la
Like Gaza to the dawn intifada
Reach for the lessons the masked pass on
Seize the metropolis, it's you it's built on

Everything can change on a New Year's day
Yes, everything changed on a New Year's day
Everything can change on a New Year's day
And everything changed on a New Year's day

War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath

Shots heard underground 'round the rapture
Worlds eye captured
At last is a Mexican pasture
Masked screaming land or death within a breath

A war from the depth of time
Shot four puppet governors in a line
Shook all the world bankers
Who think they can rhyme
Shot the landlords who knew it was mine
Yes, it's a war from the depth of time

And everything can change on New Year's day
Yes, everything changed on New Year's day
Everything can change on a New Year's day
And everything can change on New Year's day, c'mon

[Incomprehensible]
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land
It's land or death

War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land or death
War within a breath
It's land or death



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