Can you please call the fire department they're down here marching for freedom

from Lupe Fiasco (Ft. Matthew Santos) – American Terrorist Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Lupe is referencing the Civil Rights Movement and how any time a group of people marches for freedom, the government attempts to stop them.

More specifically, this refers to when US firefighters unleashed water canons on blacks during the Civil Rights era.

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