In that spirit, here is an iambic pentameter triplet in the style of one of the great tragic writers: Shakespeare.
If you deny the rights of one today,
To history look, for later, it does say,
Of you, demand the many, greater pay.
What will our descendents think upon looking back at our folly?
If you doubt our freedoms, such as free speech, equal treatment under the law, and freedom of conscience are under threat, read about
Update: I wrote another piece related to this one here.