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Short Racism Poems

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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 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 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 Pheko Machaya| Details | |

Our morning prayer

Our morning prayer
Teaches us to choose our god
The Bible frees him
He loves my black nakedness
And not your mad crass racism

Copyright © Pheko Machaya | Year Posted 2016

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 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

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 | Year Posted 2014

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 | Year Posted 2013

Short Racism poem by Garth von Buchholz| Details | |

Assiniboine Riverbank

Orphaned Christmas conifers heap'd
Side by side Assiniboine bank
Native green and vertical felled
Blackened aboriginal limbs
White Man gasoline chainsaw teeth.

Copyright © Garth von Buchholz | Year Posted 2016

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

Copyright © ... Gigno | Year Posted 2014

Short Racism poem by Haile Tesfaye| Details | |

Discrimination

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 | Year Posted 2014