Rommel Mark Dominguez Marchan

(Pilipinas / a.k.a. Jetfellow Marchanism)

* COMMUNISM LEFTOVER AND MARXIAN LOGIC


COMMUNISM LEFTOVER AND MARXIAN LOGIC

Communism today
a mere leftover of
yesterday's red dead ideology

Maoist red armies were
designed for revolution

Today's guerillas are mere
combatant mountaineers,
a mountain dwellers
fighting no more for Utopian aims
struggling for own survivality
by reaping taxes from fruits
of free men's sweat and brows

where is now the communal justice movement
they are fighting for as revolution to the left

where is now the society to where each ones
works, not to extort, according to his ability
and gets according to his needs

where is now the Das Kapital logic
the once movement bible
to bring about classless society is to wait
patiently untill capitalists dig their own graves

where is now the faith of materialism forces
manisfested in Communist manifesto
a force to let economic revolution do its work
not to push it

Right, Karl Marx was right
he had lived long enough not
a Marxian
he was impatient
fulfilled not the classless struggle concepts


yes, yesterday's red fighters absored
the above logic
eventually they collapsed by themselves

yet, today's red mountaineers
ignore those logic
fanatically fight, revolt, adhere
the wrong communal ownership concepts
a leftover of the dead ideology.
ironically it creates terror
for livelihood sake

Submitted: Saturday, February 27, 2010

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (* COMMUNISM LEFTOVER AND MARXIAN LOGIC by Rommel Mark Dominguez Marchan )

Enter the verification code :

  • Lasifa Farod (2/27/2010 1:55:00 AM)

    'left over of a dead ideology' really does gets me thinking.
    Fom my point of view this poem is based on a the loss of a once promintent cause, where men and woman faught for revolution.

    Interesting to read.
    Lasifa, (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. A weirdo, Amgad Samy
  2. an act, Billie Lynn Minear
  3. engulfed in your flesh, Billie Lynn Minear
  4. recyclops, ramon lvdiaz
  5. Ideal or Real, immanuel santos
  6. clear as mud, Mandolyn ...
  7. Burma war, lee fones
  8. Nexus in open, hasmukh amathalal
  9. There are veins of gold embedded, Little Eagle McGowan
  10. Yours Desire for High Sky, Aftab Alam

Poem of the Day

poet Geoffrey Chaucer

Compleyne ne koude, ne might myn herte never,
My peynes halve, ne what torment I have,
Though that I sholde in your presence ben ever,
Myn hertes lady, as wisly he me save
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Unity is Strength, S.D. TIWARI
  4. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  5. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  6. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  7. The City Planners, Margaret Atwood
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. I, Too, Langston Hughes

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]