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Short Racism poem by Kaitlyn Barr| Details | |

Black

Lies and truths,
They do not last.
Black or colored,
It's in the past.

Short Racism poem by Cameron Hartley| Details | |

To Be Muslim

I cover myself.
They ask, "Why, are you ashamed?"
I say, "No. I'm proud."

Short Racism poem by Jonathon Casteel| Details | |

Control

Anger and racism running through your soul,
will do nothing but make you lose control.

Short Racism poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details | |

Zuit Suit Bigot

He is a billionaire in a zuit suit
who owns a basketball team.
Money cannot buy brains.

Short Racism poem by Sharon Morken| Details | |

Paula Deen

Paula Deen, Paula Deen
I feel for ya' cooking Queen
Dramatic measures over a few words
Their actions seem far more absurd.



Short Racism poem by Sarpong Kumankoma | Details | |

BLACK 'N' WHITE

Black and white are
never of skin
but of coal and snow
the colours nature
distinct show 
which is pure and
which is sin? 




Short Racism poem by ... Gigno| Details | |

UBC

UBC: United Brotherhood of Color

It is not a group but a movement
Working together for improvement
The color of skin is unimportant
Being as one to remain accordant

Short Racism poem by Cameron Hartley| Details | |

Gold

When I close my eyes...
I can't see the 
Color of his skin.
But he feels like 
The color
Gold-
Tastes like
The color
Honey-
Sounds like
His breath is
The color of 
Light.

Short Racism poem by chipepo lwele| Details | |

Mistaken Identity

They have been struggling for years 
with the tag of:
    racism,prostitution,gayism,witchcraft,womanizing,
    beastiality,canibalism and satanism.
Truthful men won't be shaken by mistaken identity.

Short Racism poem by jeffrey dallas| Details | |

my day

hey there, i beat up rihanna  when i play call of duty i only play on the map havana,my gurl aint from mexico, Los Angeles or Mexico she`s Americana, and goku goes kama Kama, and every story needs a comma PEACE OUT.

Short Racism poem by Julia Cheng| Details | |

the teacher

drinks wine after school
has far too many

eruptions from

	small pitchers
	small bowels

	paper cuts
	budget cuts

	that	 	terrible mother

	racism filtered
	a 6 year old prism

and crayons

	all over

		the floor

Short Racism poem by Jeffrey Lee| Details | |

SOCIETY’S QUARRELS

Murderous crimes
Getting high
Genocide
Suicide
Poverty
Apathy
Lethargy
Rage
Haze
Attitude
Being rude
Racism
Sexism
Teen pregnancy
Democracy
Social equality
Jaundiced eyes
Deceit and lies
Treachery
Disloyalty
Crazy
Paparazzi

Short Racism poem by Syed Imon Rizvi| Details | |

Martin Luther King Junior

Martin Luther King, Jr.

When innocent dies,
Whole universe cries,
Even of dear earth,
We can hear, outcries,
But selfish human being,
Never even sighs.


All rights are reserved. Syed Imon Rizvi
From a book "Outspoken" - 2012
Available at www.amazon.com

Short Racism poem by Nicole Sharon Brown| Details | |

I Hate Monroe

I hate this place.
Man, I have to go.
I hate the racism.
I hate the haterism.
I hate not being heard.
I hate Monroe.
Man, I hate the word.

I hate this place.
And that’s a fact.
Once I leave here
I will never look back.


written Summer 2004

Short Racism poem by Melissa Ross| Details | |

Believers

I can only see,
What the physical world has taught me,
Corruption and racism,
Censorship and war,
My heart is torn,
My mind is worn,
In a world of hate,
Are there believers?
Believers still?
To quell the sorrows,
Of those whose pain,
Consumes.

Short Racism poem by Honestly JT| Details | |

One World

Love is not a color,
No hue, neither a race.
All of our blood is the same, 
That runs deep within our veins.

If we could lift up each other,
And know that we all care.
If we help our sisters and brothers,
There's a bond that we'll share.








©2013 Honestly JT

Short Racism poem by Shanity Rain| Details | |

pretending

Visions of old 
   Visions of new
coming silently
   begging through

Greed and power
   betrayal strong
refusing rejection
  motives wrong


unseen spirit 
  sends whispers
answers for hatred 
  lies within a narcissistic face

changing many profiles , going unnoticed, resenting , pretending.

    

Short Racism poem by Terry Burns| Details | |

Where Does It All End

Murder
Rape 
Homosexuality
Theft
Abortion
Incest
Slothfulness
Racism
Greed
Idol Worship
Blasphemy
Genocide
War
Terrorism
Hate
Destruction
Annihilation
Lies
Broken Promises
Fear
Corruption
Suicide
Barbarism
Slavery 
Prostitution
Bullying
Gambling
Jealousy
Where does it all end?
It ends Where Love begins.



Short Racism poem by charmika Banks| Details | |

My wish

If I had one wish
It would be to
have world peace
no more killing each other 
no more suffering and pain
no more head and heart aches
no more wars
no more racism
no more crying
the sun will shine
Peoples' lives will be filed
with nothing but joy and happiness
If this could come true
The world would be a better place

Short Racism poem by Matt Ancient| Details | |

How long

how long
how long must we suffer 
our life's in pain and sorrow
because we are black or white
we are blind by racism


for how long
how long must we suffer
because we are not Christians or Muslims
we are blind by religion


for how long
how long must we suffer in poverty
because of all these illusion
we are blind by misinformation

Short Racism poem by Alayande Stephen| Details | |

OF THE BLACK ORIGIN

Many are them in the diaspora
Wandering in other's wilderness
Laundering their battered image 
Conquering the world like a mirage

Mustering last energy for a return home
Pondering over the puzzle of un-uttered racism
Yet, dark in our black
Of the black origin
But not of the black brain.

Alayande Stephen T.
13th October, 2007
2.25am

Short Racism poem by Aiyah de Torres| Details | |

WALL OF DIVISION

                      

                       People holding hands of one another,
                             from different lands and races,
                                     break wall of divison.








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Short Racism poem by Alrio MIller| Details | |

Parasitic Life Form

It‘s alive!
A life form 
Thriving on hatred
Reaped from societies
Greatest blunder 
Like lighting
Follows thunder  
We are following our ancestors 
Reproducing civilization   
Mistake 
Disregard the fact
That we are all human
our blood is red
I smirk when I’m contented 
And shed tears when I’m poignant
We are all equal
cease  this schism 
And trounce racism

Short Racism poem by Kiara Lowdog| Details | |

Through my eyes

Through my eyes,
I see a country torn
Torn by racism
Torn by selfishness
Torn by friendships failing
Torn by no one loving thy neighbor
Torn by one kingdom upon the next
Killing and enslaving each other for reasons beyond what the mind could ever conceive
Brutally torchering for pure revenge
So..Through my eyes
I see this world... DYING!

 




Short Racism poem by mourning mist| Details | |

A Deviant Devil 86

A deviant devil with the number 86 blog,
Deviant art with a deviant type of log,
Try to teach the bible to an angel with one hand,
But fingers dipping and licking satans' land?

~~

deviant with his racism jokes that are crass,
Bothering good girls and and an angel lass,
Laughing bananas with a needle whore,
Not throwing the dark wolves out his door

Short Racism poem by Rob Carter| Details | |

Justice is Colour Blind

A blot they want to wash, detergents do not work
Ineffectual, institutional and cover ups a stir
Excuses abound, squirming hierarchy found 
"Its just a darkie, why so narky"
The corridors would sound
It still goes on, gone several years 
Distrustful patronising leaders
A scurge we hope that does not surge 
To Nazi ways and olden days
Where races they would purge



Short Racism poem by Verlena S. Walker | Details | |

INDIFFERENCE

[In High School, this took place].

The White Boy said (excuse my French), if I fall in love with V’lena, I would be a 
     buffoon.
     
V’lena stated if I denied my love for Butch, I would be a damn fool. 

At once, both responded you are a racist.

{These are all lines from my Senior Play}.

Indifference 
     The Title
______________________________|
Penned on May 24, 2014!

Short Racism poem by Miriam Fredericks| Details | |

Above Everything

Above racism, nepotism, communism, sexism,
ambition, pollution, domination, seclusion,
God reigns!

Way above segregation, self-promotion, 
physical illumination, elevation,
apartheid, genocide,  cyanide, religious pride
God abides!

Floating above Coptic, Catholic  politics,
toxic doctrine,  elitist foolishness, 
putrid imaginings,
God in His Omnipotent Majesty reigns!

Short Racism poem by Jessica Wong| Details | |

Racism

Daily a victim of racism dies
While our government accuses them wrongly with lies
The air is punctuated by their screams and their cries
In response to their pleas we choose not to reply
They beg us for mercy, they beg us to try
But we simply say you're just another guy
They take it with courage but tears wet their eyes
For the world sits in silence and cares not for their lives

Short Racism poem by Kiara Lowdog| Details | |

Equality

Superior?
Is that what you think you are?
Superior?!
Because your skin is lighter?
Because your hair is shorter?
Because your life is better?
Because your voice is deeper?
Why?
I thought you knew
Knew about racism
Knew about sexism
Knew about how it is wrong
Knew how we all are the same inside
But,
Since you are SUPERIOR,
We have no equality to you
Bow
Bow to the superior
Bow

Short Racism poem by Robert Pettit| Details | |

The Price of Racial Equality

There was no true freedom in this nation. We were allowed to go with emancipation. However, we afterwards fought discrimination. Ubiquitous was racism and segregation. Often with the rising sun of the dawn, we would find a smoldering cross on our lawn. What has been the price of racial equality? It has been a struggle as tough as can be. inspired by another member's poem

Short Racism poem by jay del fierro| Details | |

Seperating Wedge.....

                  
                  ^

                 Too...

                  the point

                  social bias

                  we fall into place

                  Indoctrinated system

                  -ism's become a wedge

                  classism a form of racism

                  minds eye trained toward color

                  gold and green....bold with greed....

Short Racism poem by Robert Pettit| Details | |

Racism Persists

It has been a century and a half since emancipation. However, stubbornly persisting is racial discrimination. Despite many anti-discrimination laws today, people are still breaking and ignoring them anyway. Racists from all over are continuing to disobey. The situation is just too perplexing to me. Why can't we ever learn to live in harmony? inspired by another member's poem

Short Racism poem by Robert Pettit| Details | |

Basketball is for Everybody

Telling blacks not to come to a basketball game. That is such a racist remark and a shame. Making such a comment is an absurdity. In the professional basketball community, African-Americans make up the great majority. Those words said were a public disgrace. Everywhere in any professional sports place, room should be made for any color and race. from a news story found on aol.com

Short Racism poem by William MacEachern| Details | |

Inhumane

Inhumane was said 
Six million dead 
Gassed,slaughtered 
Degraded 

Inhumane we dare 
At Jeffrey Dahmer 
Kidnapper, killer, evil embalmer 

Inhumane it read 
Black man dead 
Dragged by the feet 
Decapitated 

Inhumane we say 
A young man who's gay 
Bound,beaten 
Left dead in the hay 

Inhumane we cry  
So many die 
In burning buildings 
From terror in the sky 

Inhumane 
I hear say 
And only humans 
Act this way

Short Racism poem by Joshua Agler| Details | |

Dark Light

The light is always there to help the forlorn. However what about the Dark Light. 
The Society of Light caught in the darkness. On the surface all is calm and quit. 
But underneath is chaos and pandemonium. The Dark Light will control the 
world if we just stand by and watch as it passes us one by one. We must put a 
stop to all the terrible wars and racism in this world. Otherwise, the Dark Light 
will consume us all.

Short Racism poem by sekitto kisakye| Details | |

UNITY

My dear friends,
it's me a blind guy,
and some times wise
to write what you need,
and sharpen your brain.

My topic of today,
it's to warn all of you,
to fight for peace,
rights and  racism
to avoid future wars.

My dear friends,
the whites and the blacks,
unity is the key,
to develop the world,
and keeps it's joy.

Unite as one,
and work as one,
the world needs peace,
unity and love,
the gifts from God.

Short Racism poem by Kat Crane| Details | |

When…

When the world runs out of tears
When every lie has been told
When all the bullets have been fired
And there’s no more homeless in the cold

When all the landfills have been emptied
When all the species again thrive
When all the starving have had supper
And in no more pain we writhe

When all our children have loving parents
When all racism has been hanged
When we finally pull together
We will reach our promised land

Short Racism poem by Hector Leyva| Details | |

LIKE SNOWFLAKES

Different people, 
Different races.
Different customs,
Different faces.

One world with many,
Many races, one species.
Differences are plenty,
But only seen by dummies.

Differences make us unique,
Yet we are the same.
Each other we critique,
Based on differnces in physique.

Snowflakes are beautiful,
But yet no two are the same.
For our differces we should be greatful,
For hate and racism we should feel shame.

Short Racism poem by Joshua Butler| Details | |

The Stereotype

Live by Stereotype,
Die by Stereotype,
Living superficially with double standards,
Racism, sexism, Haters,
Hating on who you want to be,
Who you were,
and who you are,
Biasing opinions on bad examples,
Not wanting to learn the truth,
The truth silently hiding behind the exterior,
The reality,
Blind to looks,
Based on actions, attitudes, and personality,
Based on honesty, pride, and intelligence,
Based on...
The truth...

Short Racism poem by Moses Samandar| Details | |

Peterborough

Rebuild Peterborough
Create festivity
Increase funding
Increase interest
Increase the life in the small city
The city everyone forgot
The city with multi-cultureleness
Stop the racial tension
Stop the racism
Stop the crime
Begin a new age of Peterborough
With trendy life
A life of happiness
A city of peace
A city of worship
A city of life
Stop racism
We can work together to make this city better
For a new Peterborough

Short Racism poem by T Wignesan| Details | |

COPLA 105 RESOLUTION: This Bad Guy World

COPLA 105 RESOLUTION : This Bad Guy World

The revolt of the Persecuted
Against all forms of authority :
Justifiable

The Meek turn the cheek humiliated
Should father let destroy his family :
Impardonable

How long may the Untouchable
Be trampled by caste consciousness :
Three thousand years

Skin colour nose bridge haïr disable
Suffering billions from human kindness :
Go pray in tears

© T. Wignesan – Paris, 2014

Short Racism poem by Sherwin Balbuena| Details | |

Pagkamakabayan: Patriotism

'Tis intangible
Unlike the spears and the guns
Of the daughters and the sons
Unconquerable
But partly they symbolize
Its abstraction ere our eyes

The time has passed by
And the world has also turned
From chaos into concord
Now we say goodbye
To old discrimination
Racism and commotion

There's a new picture
That appropriately depicts
Our genuine love and respect
For our own culture --
Raising our right hand to pledge
And doing our job with badge

Short Racism poem by Yasmin Ilahi| Details | |

Footballers

Over paid and over rated
over sexed and disgraced

Role models? cheating on their wives.
they get paid an sickening amount of money for kicking around a ball.

Racism and swearing, and think their above the law.

Ryan Giggs now don't get me started.  The youth of today all want fame as Jessie j stated 'it's all about the money money!

Football in my opinion it's overrated.  Not like back in the day when it was for the love of the game not the fame.

Short Racism poem by chipepo lwele| Details | |

SKIN COLOUR

Colour me,yellow,white,black, or red,dont
discriminate me,
For my blood is same like yours!
Just do enough to stamp out,
racism,intolerance and xenophobia.
Respect all nationalities,religious backgrounds,
sexual orientation and ethnic origins.
None of us chose their skin colour,
we found skin colours on us.
They were given to us by the Almighty,
why judging me because of my skin colour;
No one is good or bad on the basis of skin colour.

chipepo lwele

Short Racism poem by Sarah Schnatz| Details | |

The Color Of My Skin

The color of my skin helps me
I can get out of speeding tickets
I can have a fair education
I can laugh without fear
I can be here
I can be there
I can do anything

The color of your skin hurts you
Justice is not on your side
education is a joke
Your laughter is hidden
You can't be here
You can't be there
Your dreams are oppressed

What can I do?
What can't I do?
Prejudice 
Discrimination
Racism; are too strong
I can be your friend

Short Racism poem by Rodgers Roger Carter| Details | |

Samba Samba

The roaring gun that knew no owners
The ghost incarnated in a metal 
groaning in the Pearl of Africa
Terminating the blood f cattle keepers
Hurtling the flesh of land tillers 
Tormenting landless hunters
Scaring away lions of Mburo
And leaving Mbarara homeless 

Samba Samba
The gun of a dictator
The gun that killed Ugandans
The gun that liberated Ugandans
The gun that we know better
As close friend and closest enemy 
The gun we still carry


Short Racism poem by Donielle Smith| Details | |

PEACE ON EARTH

I wish that there was peace on earth
Silencing crime, war, and racism
Other than holidays, wedding days, and birthdays
I wish that we could all get alone
Tranquility, happiness, and joy
In a world full of turmoil
It seem to good to be true
As long as we are living 
There will never be true peace on earth
Only when we close our eyes
And depart from this place that we call home
Will we truly know that our peace on earth 
Was nothing but a temporary loan



Short Racism poem by Gavin D.S.| Details | |

~Intermission~ from "DoJez's Unjust"

This is one of the poems from my new novel "DoJez's Unjust"

"A feeling phased by color. 
A talent despised by others.
Man flawed with "Brothas?"
A time that's stormed with thunder.

The pale insisted manner.
Ignorance accusing the matter.
Will man question this matter?
Or just say it doesn't matter?

Simplicity raged with infurity.
Complexity disturbing purity.
Racism is crimson to the ability,
The ability to confide humanity.

But yet, it's still here."

Short Racism poem by Julia Cheng| Details | |

mom versus the gym teacher

I don't know racism
but I do know

that woman
screaming 
in my face

well, I didn't stand for that
even if I had to grab 
the neighbor's kid
to translate for me

that woman
looking down
on my Chinese face
I had Julia write 
a Formal Complaint
the principal agreed
and did nothing

a weak woman
just imagine if I knew english

the hardest thing
was letting them walk on us
timid and quiet Chinese

hah!

no Chinese in government
no social services
no translators
I came too early

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