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Africa Unite

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Below is the poem entitled Africa Unite which was written by poet Paul Kasami. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Africa Unite

From the “jungles” of Soweto 
To the “lakes” of Kalahari 
Come! 
Let us adopt grey children 
Call them Mogadishu or Benghazi. 
Donate your second hand underwear 
To the west 
Stand up! Let’s go 
Attack undemocratic countries 
Beyond the Mediterranean 
Let us go monitor 
Their elections and 
Determine who wins or just 
Declare rebels the rightful 
Leaders of a country. 
Let us go buy some humans 
From across the Atlantic, 
Chain them and make them 
Work on our plantations. 
If not, let’s go buy land in the isles 
Start up banks in that land 
And make the Afro world currency 
Let us hold 
Charity walks for sick 
Hollywood stars 
Along the streets of New York 
Also rear goats as Pets 
And hold tomato fights at Buckingham palace.

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  1. Date: 12/17/2013 10:37:00 PM

    Sorry for the late warm Welcome to the soup... Paul , Your first poem on the soup is excellent for the readers!! Welcome to poetry soup. Wishing you the best when it comes to your poems. I hope you get to meet all the nice poets around here. Starting with me. SKAT :-) Please drop a hello and tell me a little about yourself if you like. I would like to be your newest poetry soup "FRIEND". Hugs* SKAT

    Kasami Avatar Paul Kasami Date: 2/21/2014 5:09:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thanks Skat A, the welcome here is exceptional...I will surely follow your poetry too!
  1. Date: 12/10/2013 12:12:00 PM

    - Welcome to P-Soup, Paul ! - Nice to read your first poem here.:)) - Hope you will have much pleasure to be with us. - Wishing you good luck - have a nice day! - (Comment on the poetry of others and they will comment on yours). - My first greeting to you from Norway. - I will come back to read more.... another day :) - oxox / /Anne-Lise :)

    Kasami Avatar Paul Kasami Date: 2/21/2014 5:10:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    from Norway!!!..blaie me...!!!!i read one of your poems about the coming of a new season and it is lovely!
  1. Date: 12/10/2013 7:47:00 AM

    good morning, Paul a wonderful first poem. ,A nice warm WELCOME to poetry soup. Dropping by to invite you to my latest contest. You will find the contest page on the top left hand side* -Looking forward in following and reading your poetry. Hope to hear from you soon. You will enjoy the community, we are one big happy family. (Drama & Love. LOL) ~ Take Care!! From: your new poet friend @-> LINDA <-@

    Kasami Avatar Paul Kasami Date: 2/21/2014 5:11:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    merci..will surely check it outa..!
  1. Date: 12/10/2013 6:40:00 AM

    A lovely satirical poem, Paul.

    Kasami Avatar Paul Kasami Date: 2/21/2014 5:10:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thanks