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Short Racism Poems

Short Racism Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Racism by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Racism by length and keyword.

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Short Racism poem by Mark Gravett| Details | |


All colors bleed red
So stop the hate.

Copyright © Mark Gravett

Short Racism poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |


There's not a "better,"
for courage and cowardice 
come in all colors.

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Racism poem by Nikkia Roberts| Details | |

The Burn Returns

miniature bullet

your silver flicker ignites

new flames of old pain

Copyright © Nikkia Roberts

Short Racism poem by Kaitlyn Barr| Details | |


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

Copyright © Kaitlyn Barr

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."

Copyright © Cameron Hartley

Short Racism poem by millard lowe| Details | |

haiku 17

he cried liberty:
give me that or give me death---
he died in the streets

Copyright © millard lowe

Short Racism poem by Jim Tidd| Details | |


Nine to trump thirteen,
Stars in heaven, unfurled flag,
Past now marches on. 

Copyright © Jim Tidd

Short Racism poem by Alfred Vassallo| Details | |

Blacks Not Wanted

its an upside world blacks humiliated all over America grow up

Copyright © Alfred Vassallo

Short Racism poem by Louis Nathaniel| Details | |

The Civic Duty

Defendant is sweaty, it did not go as planned
The all-white jury looks down at the black man on the stand.

Copyright © Louis Nathaniel

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.

Copyright © Sharon Morken

Short Racism poem by Haile Tesfaye| Details | |

Raise Against

Raise against 
suicide bombers 
Resist racism and
ignorance but most
importantly keep 
away from self-harm
and derision. 

Copyright © Haile Tesfaye

Short Racism poem by Mohamed Adel| Details | |

Together We Can

Can the Ameri-can
Love the Afri-can
Can the Afri-can
Love the Ameri-can
Can we all live together as one?
Yes! Together we can

Copyright © Mohamed Adel

Short Racism poem by Sarpong Kumankoma | Details | |


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

Copyright © Sarpong Kumankoma

Short Racism poem by Haile Tesfaye| Details | |

The Caterpillar and Butterfly

The caterpillar and butterfly
differ in shape and color but 
in origin both life form began
in a cocoon and are one and 
the same inside. 

Copyright © Haile Tesfaye

Short Racism poem by Jack Clark| Details | |

Our Vacancy

Red, Black, Yellow - Brown or White
During the day or - late at night
-	When Life is lost
-	It’s too great a cost
No justification can make it right.

Copyright © Jack Clark

Short Racism poem by Tim Ryerson| Details | |

Different Strokes for Different Folks

I am white
you are red
you are yellow
you are black
you are brown
“suffer the little children
to come unto me”
Jesus loves the little children…

Nathan’s contest

Copyright © Tim Ryerson

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


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

Copyright © ... Gigno

Short Racism poem by Haile Tesfaye| Details | |


The flood of blood that flows like rain
In our vain is red but we still reject one
Another based on skin color. When racism 
invades the beautiful memories of people fades. 

Copyright © Haile Tesfaye

Short Racism poem by Cameron Hartley| Details | |


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

Copyright © Cameron Hartley

Short Racism poem by Shanity Rain| Details | |


can you see I'm fallen

at times unaware

can you see me fallen

it's always  a cross I bear

can you catch me fallen

just once will you share

heavy cross I bear......

Copyright © Shanity Rain

Short Racism poem by Gerald Kithinji| Details | |


I clung, yes, clung
To that alien stupor
Sapped that suave subastral quintessence
That makes us 
And seldom 
And I woke up
As familiars quirked:
“He will bite them,
these racists!”

Copyright © Gerald Kithinji

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.

Copyright © jeffrey dallas

Short Racism poem by bob johnson| Details | |


the human races
seperates us
infuriates us
divide us
suicide us
drives us
deprives us
provides us
guides us
enlight us
unite us
eludes us
includes us
the human race

Copyright © bob johnson

Short Racism poem by Cole Mileaf| Details | |

The Problem

Privilege coming from the man in equality armor
Unheard of by the layman.
They say things like
“well you don’t quite understand”
“this is what you need”
I am sure it’s not what I want 
I don’t quite understand

Copyright © Cole Mileaf

Short Racism poem by Joseph gaydon| Details | |

short sweet to the point

people put on masks to hide the face of reality but it does not hide the actuality of the soul when rattled i do not flee i battle on to the end in anger a beating of the body is better than beating to a image of the men we were raised to be

Copyright © Joseph gaydon