As the song proclaims "Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery." The slavery that we chain our selves to, put be eliminated. We are indeed our own worst enemy. We need to set our selves free.
This video from "PFC2: Songs Around the World" is a version of "Redemption Song" performed around the world in honor of Bob Marley's birthday. We have reunited Bob with his son Stephen and the support of the entire planet.
Romans 12:2 (New Living Translation)
Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.