what do you wanna be?
would you fight for your country?
why don't you pick up a gun
and shoot at somebody
but they're only gonna protect you
if that dollar sign is right
there's a war in every nation
but we turn our heads tonight
human rights went on vacation
money took over a long time ago
cry for this racial war
in all rwanda's glory
there ain't glory in a war
a black man or a white man
or an asian or a mexican
or an african or a south african
or a serbian or a libyian
you're all one race, the human race
a different smile for a different face

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    good song...lets get some comments here people
    I saved the dayon June 20, 2002   Link
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    this song is amazing.....it's so nice when bands can mix political stuff like this with cool funny stuff like i don't care and not seem liek they have some wierd personality disorder....it's great.....raising awareness through music.,...xxxxx
    sKeMo_kidon July 20, 2002   Link
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    this song is so great.... youre all one race, the human race.... a different smile for a different race... its so relevant... words to live by there
    SKAtie2187on October 17, 2002   Link
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    It's pretty straight forward. I love how this band can be so political, while not totally bashing our country. Most bands like that are just "Fuck the U.S. Anarchy RULES!" The Bandits are above it. Gah! Great song.
    SavestheWeezon March 04, 2003   Link
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    Amazingly relevant song, by an amazingly underated band. Great song about the way people treat people that are different from us. "we are one race, the human race" great line that pretty much explains the entire song. love this band.
    Frkboy33on April 27, 2003   Link
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    Does anyone know if this song has anything to do with the genocide of the Tutsis by the Hutus in 1994 in Rwanda?
    Midtownon May 07, 2003   Link
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    Actually, yeah. Too bad these people don't know the whole story huh Midtown? I suggest the above go out and do some research, and while it has a strong message of one face, one race, it's still founded in the decimation of the Rwandan people.
    BostonsRudyon May 09, 2003   Link
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    While I do agree with the Bandits that the U.S. should have intervened during the Rwanda genocide, you have to understand that this was following a botched peace-keeping attempt in Somalia which tainted the Clinton admin's relations with Africa. But like I said, something should have been done to stop genocide like this.
    BlackLungFeveron April 19, 2004   Link
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    I love the part with about a minute left in the song where they just jam...it sounds awesome
    Huhubson May 11, 2004   Link
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    the genocide was horrible yes, but its not getting better. Rwanada is still a country without little electricity, and the force that had caused the massacre and fled rwanda into surrounding countries are being kicked out of the surrounding countries, has plans of coming back.
    tuneinXtuneouton May 19, 2004   Link

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