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Acrostic Political Poems | Acrostic Poems About Political

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I s a child to be heard?
N o one answers, as usual. The silence is slowly killing me.
S orrow, misunderstanding and these mourning memories,
I s this the way it is supposed to be? Since that fateful day, I have been a 
G irl, lost in a whirl of tragic past, calamitous present and the fear of having no future,
N ever have I known what "family", "friends" or "fiends" mean, for
I have never made or heard of any.
F or I am thirteen, just as inconsequential as a dwarf planet, amongst boundless galaxies.
I live in misery, why won't anyone listen to me? I may be young, but I
C an converse, listen and see, and I
A m as normal as you are. So why
N ot give me a chance to prove myself?
C an you ever give me a listening
E ar? Is a child to be heard?

Copyright © Ashley Ho | Year Posted 2012

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Propriety demands - we do not speak
Of others, either strong – or weak
Lest in the foray of the quest
Insiders, fall from grace, of safety’s nest
Take residence alongside taloned beast
Intent on making you the winner’s feast
Cloned puppets denying there are strings
Surrendering their truth to cell phone rings.

John G. Lawless
for Judy Konos
How’s Your Acrostic? contest

Copyright © John lawless | Year Posted 2014

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P roposals of ferocity
R eciprocity not dichotomy
O bession with Nationality
P ain of need causality

A nger at villains not “our kind”
G overnment control for all time
A lliances of “have’s”, corporate crime
N etworks owned, political grind

D emocracy; sought, search, FIND!
A ll this spells PROPAGANDA
    Control of our minds.

Copyright © Debbie Guzzi | Year Posted 2009

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Laughing graves

Laughing graves is a scaring reality
As I moved deep into the forest,
unaware of what was ahead of me,
graves jumped out one by one
Holding to each was a white ghost
I was scared and deeply troubled as
next to me stood a faceless leader.
Games of laughter started in a chorus

Graves shook whenever ghosts laughed
Reason jumped out of my head due to fright
An angry ghost asked me why I came
Vying for trouble in the land of the dead
Eager to know what is happening there in
Secret nation built from ruins of bullets

Copyright © Solomon Ochwo-Oburu | Year Posted 2017

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Can't they understand that its just too much
You post or tweet but what you write you watch
Bullied by lawmakers into censoring one's post
Exactly the thing that we hate the most
Reason flew away when they made this law
Carelessly ignoring that it has a flaw
Reminding us of the days of Proclamation 1081
Ignorant lawmakers forget that those days are gone
Mindless of the freedom of speech that it would kill
Entirely forgetting that this is against Juan's will

Lawmakers who passes law but does not think
Adieu to you for your careers will stink
Wait for the next elections and watch your vote count sink

A new law against cybercrime was passed in the Philippines and it took effect last Oct.3.
This law includes a very vague section against libel and in effect it is going to curtail online freedom of speech or expression. Filipinos are against it and are clamoring for an amendment. If you are wondering about the name juan which was used in this poem then I'd like to inform those from different countries that Juan refers to the Filipino people.

Copyright © John Boak | Year Posted 2012

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Nelson Mandela

N – either one of his parents
E - nvisage the route he would take,
L - eaving behind the security of a place called home, 
S - earching for that elusive freedom 
O - nly a few had the joy to experience
N - ever shying away from a challenge

M - aking the decision to give up his “freedom”
A - lbeit with rudiments, pursuing a dream, many dreamt but
N - ever had the tenacity to turn into reality,
D - arkened days with years of imprisonment followed
E - arnestly trying to convince the world that, 
L - isting people differently, because of skin color build
A - nimosity and negate the fruition of freedom…

*This young man will turn 92 on Sunday, 18 July 2010*

Copyright © Wilma Neels | Year Posted 2010

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Senate acrostic

Senate and the House of representatives make up congress.
Exactly so why is one more important than other for progress.
Now fight divided, seems like a game of chess.
All were elected by the people, this we must express.
Tell them to fight for the people, big business suppress.
Embrace, oath they took, procure and acquiesce.

Copyright © cecil hickman | Year Posted 2013

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Idealism gone. Work ethic deleted
No concept of service. Patriotism defeated
Continual bulls**t. Same mistakes repeated
Undermine the people. Honesty unseated
More concerned with his wallet than the poor
Believes he’s owed a king’s lifestyle and more
Allowing terrorists inside our shore
Never attempting to do what he is paid for
Taking from the people. Watching liberty crack
Smiling at the Camera while breaking the nation’s back.


Copyright © Vince Suzadail Jr. | Year Posted 2010

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For every woman, man, and child have the 
Right to
Equality and
Equity in this
Democracy stated.
Our lives, as liberated, co-depends on these truths.
Mighty we are as a country.
Strong in protecting our home front.
Crisis we have overcome.
Allegiance to our native people we must continue to know.
Love for the United States of America has been shown.
Longevity forever endured.

****Have a safe and enriched 4th of July!****
Written June 29, 2015!

Copyright © Verlena S. Walker | Year Posted 2015

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Over the civil right movement,

Copyright © Studento1 Independant | Year Posted 2012

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Sucking the lifeblood out of our nation
Overseeing their dependency creation
Contempt for those who have incentive
Ignoring ideas that are inventive
Assassinating common sense, instilling fear
Listen to the people but refuse to hear
Insisting it is all for our own good
Suppressing achievement as they knew they would
Twisting the truth is what they do so well
Sending our nation to a man made hell.

Quote from the idiot Speaker. “Who needs God when we have the Democrats.”
	If we reelect them, then we deserve what we get.

Copyright © Vince Suzadail Jr. | Year Posted 2010

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M isemployments historically abound,
I nterestingly enough, where no politicians are found.
S light of hand and twist of fact,
E nergies are wasted on the wrong tract.
M ost often there’s an underlying cause,
P reaching its’ worth won’t get any applause.
L essining the risk has no economic appeal,
O thers try repeatedly to obscure the deal.
Y ears go by with ever increasing investment,
M any troops are lost by political impressments.
E nter NOT some rhyme or reason,
N otwithstanding might be accusations of treason.
T here is one axiom to be used in order to win,
S urely we should remember, it’s harder to get OUT than IN!

For the acrostic challenge contest.

This in no way should cast any aspersions of our brave men and women in service. 
God bless them all!

Copyright © John Trusty | Year Posted 2011

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Might strength along with an image be a concept to consider?
Else, to be strong is considered to be mighty.
Tapping into another’s reserve is a way to achieve an advantage.
The test of fate is allowed.
Like acquiring power from a source of pleasure.
Easy seen when you win.

Inoculate your fortress to be invincible.
Surface your mind to ruminate stratagem.

Absolute absorption of the power you possess.

Be of focus and conquest.
Engage your thoughts and emerge with invigorating ideas.
Trade show your heavy artillery to those you trust.
Take away knowledge to acumen the estate.
Establish an institution of today.
Respond when required even if vulnerability is present.

Wage efficaciously for thorough use of all resources.
Ornate to eradicate poor will.
Ruminate the home front amply. 
Defeat downfall and roar once again.

Obstinate for thorough insight.
Resist when in question.

Time efficaciously for thorough use of all resources.
Edify to educate poor will.
Ruminate the home front amply.
Muddle downfall to roar once again.
Written December 15, 2015!

Copyright © Verlena S. Walker | Year Posted 2015

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W ayfaring soldiers on both sides believing the other to be depraved
A trocities crucifying unborn generations
R uinous idealisms exchange catastrophic pleasantries

Copyright © Abe Lopez | Year Posted 2009

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Spring, Summer, Autumn Winter

Spring Summer Autumn Winter              Acrostic Poetry.

Seeking political office is getting hard,
Party politics needs more vigor in this regard:
Republicans must try more to deliver their views
In order to organize the people, without any excuse;
Nowadays, Democrats are getting stronger, after
Gaining control of the White House and the Senate altogether.

Some people think, and it's a true fact, that
Unless Republicans try to review their policy tact,
Many of their seats will be lost in congress,
Mainly some seats in the Senate, also some of the seats they control
Especially in the House: they will have to review and
Revise their conservative norms, regarding Immigration Reforms.

America needs a strong leader
Under the present day economic conditions
To lower the country's debt of over 14 trillions dollars:
Until and unless we try to cut down spending and
Most of us try to reduce excessive wastes,
No amount of effort will save the country from disaster.

We the people think that
In this country it was
Never the right thing,
To increase excessive spending,
Even if we could afford to spend it.
Responsibility lies in all of us to reduce the nation's debt. 

Copyright © Mya Thein | Year Posted 2013

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Political Corruption

Partisanship hinders compromise
Oblivious voters put cronies into power
Likeability trumps substance
Idiotic commentators bicker
Tension builds amongst the people
Idealouges pollute the system
Charming individuals manipulate
Society falls apart

Copyright © Dustin Craig | Year Posted 2013

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For real in keeping it real.
Ornery man in the political arena -
Xylophone players of classical music support is essential.
Trumping it to be the next in the Oval Office.
Rococo effect you strive for.
Ordinary people are against your representation.
Trump, Donald will be the succeeding President?
Written March 22, 2016 for the U.S.A President Campaign 2016!

Copyright © Verlena S. Walker | Year Posted 2016

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Multi Ethnic Monarch

Multi Ethnic Monarch

Get it together they all say
On labours path they have come to stay
Down the social they all prey,
Social security we drew today.
Awkward stress across streets
Voice aloud a shuffle a push,
Enter violence on this day
The day our nationals were blown away.
Holding onto life’s grip, forever free
Ethnic people we will be, the British ethnic minority
Queuing depth behind banners trod,
Unbeliever the action faced
England’s police in disgrace.
Ever present the cloud of doubt
No voice now there is no shout.

Copyright © Paul Smith | Year Posted 2013

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Political Craziness Acrostic

P olitical panic and protests abound
O n every front, no peace can be found
L ists are long with our discontent
I nternal strife, a nation's torment
T otal chaos erupts every day
I s this the year of our shame and dismay?
C onstant upheaval, false promises abound
A s candidates spar, no peace can be found
L ack of compassion will bring us all down.

C andidates speak and cast verbal barbs
R egarding the issues, is truth near of far?
A political insanity reigns in the land
Z any bloviations, as Trump grandstands
I deologies gone, thrown by the wayside
N iceties vanish, replaced by vain pride
E very man for himself, the people forgotten
S ad commentary, makes one feel quite rotten
S uch is the political year we've begotten.

Written on 3/14/2016
For Political Ordeal Contest

Copyright © Laura Leiser | Year Posted 2016

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Jamaica, I hear you laughing now like a water sprite's
Amplitude of songs. You splash against the shivering light,
Militant, your bold children like stars of distant nights
Awakening to dance around the peonies throbbing sight
Infinite wisdom exalt you in your intellect and your grace
Consistent in your virtues green, industrious in your place
Admiration like a candle I bring to the table of delights.

Out of Many one people, the motto of primeval unity
Utterly devoted to human justice and our equal rights
Talented and special for your freedom to humanity

Overcomer of a dark beggining, giver of dawn and dew
Fearless torch bearers of man's true democratic dawn

Mother of the Indies, nurturer of the great spiritual view
Artistically incline us that dancers will quadrille on the lawn
Nanny and Cudjoe will be sung with heroes still unborn
Yesterday's trouble too will but a sudden shred of air 

Owed to you are kingdoms where your sons all toiled for
National heritage with courage when civil rights had its scar
Endowed us again with visions for tomorrow's dim despair

Prosper once more from our ingenuity and will to succeed
Emerald fields shall be then the palaces of our humble race
Offering strangers and friends nourishment where we feed
Pledge we this to you: loyalty, love, and passion's embrace
Loving you for loving us, O Island where the seven rivers roar
Eternal blessings crown your people, their toil and your shore

Copyright © L'nass Shango | Year Posted 2009

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Affordable Care Act

A great and noble idea to improve many ways of life,
Fiasco from the start, too big was the beginning strife.
Fairness for all was never set up within the many lines.
Only the government can create, without seeing the signs.
Republicans and Democrats, lost in a world of decline.
Democrats, Republicans, live beyond, yours and mine.
Americans need to be aware of the growing control.
Before we lose everything, including our living soul,
Listen to their arguing and noncompliance to law.
Each of them has nothing, to lose after all.

Care for them is guaranteed, after they leave.
A continuance of pay, benefits with no reprieve.
Retirement is not less in their pockets, you see.
Eternal pay received, unlike you and me.

Accountability has no meaning any more.
Culpability and more they just ignore.
Take heed Americans, or be forever poor.

Copyright © cecil hickman | Year Posted 2013

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The head, a divine messenger for human leadership
Holy scriptures with direct instructions stay as the constitution
Eradication of mixed opinions to keep the sheep completely homogeneous
Official orientation of any kind is void of different beliefs
Creed established and adhered to irrespective of the human right stand
Religion, the command, staff, seal and national identity
Administration under the lordship of some proclaimed unseen forces
Creating a political system tantamount to totalitarianism
Yielding to semi-molded exposure or even close mindedness of its citizens.

Copyright © Funom Makama | Year Posted 2016

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Good steward elevated by the people’s mandate
On assurances of selfless and patriotic services
Verifiable through implementation of rendered promises
Even when a term’s arrival meets nationwide turmoil
Re-strategizing can lift a country to the front seat again
And then all challenges and burdens becoming lighter and beatable
No nonsense accepted to distraught the nation’s stability
Combining all structures and powers at disposal to
Eliminate any conspiracy posing a threat to the citizenry

Copyright © Funom Makama | Year Posted 2015

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An Acrostic "Slap of the Glove".......

Goodness knows the greed involved
Unwilling to admit, unable to proceed
Life on this fragile rock totters
For we have never fouled the nest like this
Oceanic trauma, on a voyage, east then north
Ice, blue-clean, beauty, dead before the march of black gold
Listing heavily to one side, we're taking on what used to be only water

Smug arrogance put us here
Plans within plans have failed
Ill-gotten were the riches, ill-tended were the fields
Laddie, grab a pail and bail for all you're WORTH!
Let's just all hope they're not setting the price on that too!!!!

Copyright © Jim David | Year Posted 2010

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American Acrostic

American Acrostic

Anarchist freedom, freedom of choice
Money making elite, elite military force
Environmentally unconscious, unconscious awake
Republican, Democratic, Democratic State
Independent population, population confused
Corrupt financial system, system abused
Arrogant mentality, mentality controlled
National prejudice, prejudice still sold


Copyright © Brian Davey | Year Posted 2016

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O  F

Eric (and sometimes not)

*In case this does not display correctly, you have to read the word TERRORISTS vertically
and then read the rest horizontally to see what the word means*

Copyright © Eric Nolan | Year Posted 2009

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All powers are wrapped in a grasp to
Umbrella an interest for a common goal
Taking every step with virtually no bureaucracy
Holding the baton of command and instructions, so that
On no account are decisions challenged
Rights and responsibilities, directed by it for an
Instant turnover of loyalty and adherence
To manifest the will of the staff bearer
Yet it still can never be absolute

Copyright © Funom Makama | Year Posted 2015

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A is for apathetic, “We all know you are!”
B is for b*tching, “Why can’t we have three cars?”
U is for the umbilical cord, you’ve never cut from Ma.
N is for neutral, “You've no guts to take a stand.”
D is for dependent, “You'll always need a hand!”
A is for angry, “Well, what else could you be?”
N is for nostalgia, cause in the past you’re free.
C is for all you children, who think they run the show.”
E is for euthanasia, how else could you get our dough.

And, all that forms abundance,
In case you could not tell?
Or went to school in Texas?
And never learned to spell.

Copyright © Debbie Guzzi | Year Posted 2008

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The SA Constitution

Bold iniquitous laws challenged our intellect;
Lugubrious faces of privileged few prevalent.
Atramentous clouds gathered on the horizon,
Capturing the Stygian atmosphere of the land. 
Keening, people decried the demise of a nation. 
Whitewashed doctrines eschewed in exchange for 
Heated debates and reconciliation with our brethren.
Innocuous laws are endemic to our anodyne culture.
The concentrated efforts by this rainbow nation,
Ensured transparency in our celebrated Constitution. 
Slate sky and tawny tide witness historic uneven footprints in sand,
As future generations live their lives in the grey area of compromise.
Poet’s note: If you found the first two verses of this acrostic poem difficult to read/understand, it might give you an inkling of The Struggle experienced by the two polarised group’s to be heard and understood. Only in the final verse, we come to the conclusion that the grey area of compromise is the way forward.

iniquitous adj. Grossly unfair and morally wrong; characterised by injustice or wickedness; wicked; sinful.
lugubrious : adj. Looking or sounding sad and dismal – full of sadness in an exaggerated, affected or insincere way; Someone who looks very sad, depressed or long-in-the-face.
atramentous: adj. Meaning “as black as ink”.
Stygian : adj. 1. Relating to the River Styx [which literally means “the hateful”] of the underworld Hades in Greek mythology.  2. Extremely dark, gloomy, or forbidding, eg The Stygian blackness of the cave. 3. Infernal, hellish [Dismal and dark, murky and probably a little melancholy, eg  Your walk home from the bus stop might feel Stygian on a foggy, moonless night.] )
keening: v. Utter the keen [Irish funeral song accompanied by wailing]; bewail (person) thus; utter in wailing tone.
innocuous: adj. Not harmful or offensive.
endemic: adj. Regularly found among amongst (specified) people or in (specified) country or district.
anodyne: adj. Not likely to cause offence or disagreement and somewhat dull, benign.

Copyright © Suzette Richards | Year Posted 2016

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  N ow that the Mid-Term Elections are near
  O ne of the things that we always hear
  N ot one of the candidates will give his agenda
  E ach one flings mud that could stick on my fender.

  O h, how I wish that our process was different
  F or electing those representatives who are significant.

  T hough I am not enthralled by the prospect
  H ere in my own way I must interject...
  E lections are only won when people vote with intellect.

  A ccording to most of the talking heads we hear
  B oth parties have candidates of which we should have no fear.
  O nly the candidates will tell you that they get a bad rap
  V ery often, however, the voter is the sap ~ Yet,
  E ach one of us must vote his conscience...like I just did!

Copyright © Daniel Cwiak | Year Posted 2010