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Short Racism Poems

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Short Racism poem by Eugene Harvey| Details | |

Fuse

firestorm
racial divide
ignites

Copyright © Eugene Harvey | Year Posted 2016

Short Racism poem by Mark Gravett| Details | |

Untitled

All colors bleed red
So stop the hate.

Copyright © Mark Gravett | Year Posted 2015


Short Racism poem by David De la Croes| Details | |

Evil

evil lurks
in benevolent smiles
of torturers

Copyright © David De la Croes | Year Posted 2016

Short Racism poem by Pheko Motaung| Details | |

The mirror laughs

The mirror laughs
He says the poet
    is a poem

Copyright © Pheko Motaung | Year Posted 2016

Short Racism poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Equals

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

Copyright © Handful Haiku | Year Posted 2014

Short Racism poem by Nikkia Roberts| Details | |

The Burn Returns

miniature bullet

your silver flicker ignites

new flames of old pain

Copyright © Nikkia Roberts | Year Posted 2014

Short Racism poem by Kaitlyn Barr| Details | |

Black

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

Copyright © Kaitlyn Barr | Year Posted 2014

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 | Year Posted 2014

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 | Year Posted 2015

Short Racism poem by Jim Tidd| Details | |

THAT FLAG COMES DOWN

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

Copyright © Jim Tidd | Year Posted 2015

Short Racism poem by Abdullah Alhemaidy| Details | |

Bullies and Racists

soul mate! Bullies get
closed to the keys, head and mind, 
but necks all they see

Copyright © Abdullah Alhemaidy | Year Posted 2016

Short Racism poem by Arlene Smith| Details | |

If Thy Eye Offend Thee

May God not pluck out our eyes that we see our brothers and sisters with only our hearts

Copyright © Arlene Smith | Year Posted 2016

Short Racism poem by Eugene Harvey| Details | |

Secrets

an eye sees many 
blemishes except the stain 
that’s hidden within

© Eugene Harvey

Copyright © Eugene Harvey | Year Posted 2016

Short Racism poem by Eugene Harvey| Details | |

Ebony and Ivory

false dark skinned white lies
unspoken light skinned dark truths
father racism's hate

© Eugene Harvey

Copyright © Eugene Harvey | Year Posted 2016

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 | Year Posted 2014

Short Racism poem by Mark Massey| Details | |

Birds of the Spectrum

I see Light's colors absorbed and Its colors reflected, when grounded Its flawed but in flight, perfected.

Copyright © Mark Massey | Year Posted 2016

Short Racism poem by E.L. Johnson| Details | |

Wages

Racism and Sexism in the World
are not about race or gender
It is about low paying wages 
and exploitation 

Copyright © E.L. Johnson | Year Posted 2016

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 | Year Posted 2013

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 | Year Posted 2015

Short Racism poem by Nailah Baniti| Details | |

HUMAN RACE

Ready,
set,
go,
the humans race,
racing to conquer each other,
trampling one another,
ready,
set,
go,
to prove their race

Copyright © Nailah Baniti | Year Posted 2016

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 | Year Posted 2015

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? 



Copyright © Sarpong Kumankoma | Year Posted 2014

Short Racism poem by E.L. Johnson| Details | |

Mud

When  Africans put mud
on their face 
They are call uncivilized

When Europeans put mud
on their face
They call it makeup

Injustice

Copyright © E.L. Johnson | Year Posted 2016

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 | Year Posted 2015

Short Racism poem by Blake Holland| Details | |

We're All The Same

  White America
Is just stupid
I disagree with Cupid
We're all the same race
we're human,
we're the same
  Me, you, Ghandi, and Paul Newman

Copyright © Blake Holland | Year Posted 2016