I am the American dream
The rape of Africa, the undying machine
The overpriced medicine, the murderous regime

from Lupe Fiasco – Put You On Game Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Lupe explains that the underlying motive for these seemingly contracting concepts are actually very similar.

The America dream is linked to capitalism, which by nature leads to the exploitation of the weak, i.e overpriced medicine.

Classic example: Diamond companies funding murderous regimes in African countries in order to control the market price for diamonds.

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