You touched the hand of God and I'm like
What are all these evils that plagued the hearts of man
By sweet talking border patrol until they fold and let them in
“What are these evils that plague the hearts of men by sweet talking border patrol until they fold and let them in?” is basically about the propaganda which convinces people that the system is functioning well and offering them what they need (he uses safety an example, “border patrol” against the “dangerous” immigrants), so they end up supporting it (their hearts “fold” and let it in).
To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit "Shovel" by Aesop Rock Lyrics and leave a comment on the lyrics box