And a rapist known as freedom, free-DOOM

from Kanye West (Ft. Gil Scott-Heron) – Who Will Survive in America Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

While American settlers claimed to be founding a country based upon freedom, and this was the message they broadcasted to the rest of the world, this was not held true for African Americans. While America was preaching the value of “freedom,” it was hypocritically forcing “DOOM” onto African American slaves. The birth of the “free” country actually meant certain doom for black slaves.

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