Was all we needed to sustain
Before the Spanish invaded and colonized the Americas, maize fed and strengthened settled indigenous peoples from the Caribbean islands to the Incan Empire and beyond. Zack is saying that Native Americans were doing fine on their own for more than a minute! For millennia! They didn’t need anything from Europe, from the invasion or from colonialism.
To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “Without a Face” by Rage Against the Machine Lyrics and leave a comment on the lyrics box