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Best Humanitarian Poems

Below are the all-time best Humanitarian poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of humanitarian poems written by PoetrySoup members

Architects of Humanitarian Crises
Copyright © 2008 #03
4/12/2008 // (Edited: 1/22/2013/lp
(a historical glimpse of humanity's rise)

*This poetic epic begins with the
greatest sin against humanity

*This poem is dedicated to all

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© Les Pruitt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanitarian, christian, devotion, faith, history, hope, journey,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member MY ODYSSEY

Here, I am
Sitting on the relaxing throne of my age
Reminiscing what I went through in life
A mere spectator I have now become
Observing in...

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Categories: humanitarian,
Form: Bio
Premium Member I am a Child- Poem written for Restore a Child Organization
I am a child
Like the one you tuck in bed
The one you kiss on the head
The one who gets loved instead
The one who is so...

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Categories: humanitarian, child, love, rights,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member The Inspiration Store

I'm looking for some inspiration

Can you direct me to the Inspiration Store?

Heard they've got some real good bargains

Great ideas never used before!

I don't often need...

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Categories: humanitarian, imagination,
Form: Narrative
Carolyn Devonshire
I almost thought she was the one that made
Neil Diamond sings like a confetti parade
You know that sweet Carolyn thing, why not
She has the warmest...

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Categories: humanitarian, dedication, friendshipwords, sweet, prayer, sweet,
Form: Verse

The world in 100 years ... Oh, perish the thought
Former President, Ronald Dump,  who was cryogenically frozen following his assassination after winning...

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Categories: humanitarian, earth, humorous, moon, political, power, satire,
Form: Narrative
A Sinner's Prayer

Oh Lord, I am selfish but no fish I sell
A true believer I am though I’m an outlaw,
I’m your truant Christian;
Every day, I fear to...

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Categories: humanitarian, anger, courage, prayer, sin,
Form: ABC
About Me Pt. 2
I’m a man of my word,
I always do my best to keep every promise,
and I never make a promise I know I can’t keep
I’ll give...

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© Daron Long  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanitarian, introspection, life, people, social, teen, me,
Form: Free verse
Sometimes I think the way we view the world is a little antiquarian
for instance we have words to label everyone…from Capricorn to Sagittarian…

Take Deborah and...

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© Jim Yerman  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanitarian, humor,
Form: Verse
Premium Member poetry is poetry
I thought poetry is
-name of Mesopotamia which was the first civilization to emerge in human history
-ancient cave peoples surviving life struggle 

I thought poetry is

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Categories: humanitarian, feelings, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Heartbreak over Yolanda: Link on how to help typhoon victims in the Philippines, thank you

I hope that it's ok that I am posting a link here 
on how to help the people who have been affected by typhoon Haiyan...

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Categories: humanitarian, dedication, natural disasters, recovery from, social,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Woman's Self Worth
A Woman's Self-Worth, is highest among all, for it was a woman, God created, in thy divine holy image.  Friendships, relationships, and holy matrimony,...

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Categories: humanitarian, christian, emotions,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Just 38 Cents a Day
Just 38 Cents a Day

Throughout history food has been used as a
Weapon of Mass Destruction.  The Romans
would pillage and plunder – then burn the

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Categories: humanitarian, food, slam, society,
Form: Free verse
Thank you Mr. President
Thank you Mr. President

For your visit to my country and for the feelings,
You expressed, on behalf of the people of America.
Thank you for understanding and...

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Categories: humanitarian, friendshippeople, love, people,
Form: Free verse
I woke watching television news
The jet plane is soaring high note
Operation Sulu is launched forth
Until the intruders to get out
Malaysia always chose to peace
Come and...

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© Neldy Jolo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanitarian, beautiful, child, childhood, confusion, courage, son,
Form: Ballad
A Remorseless Battle
The Poem is dedicated to nine innocents who has lost their lives in Israli attak on their 
humanitarian aid. 

Docility, a living destitute of Anthropomorphism.

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Categories: humanitarian, caregiving
Form: Limerick

The media, the press was established as an institution to fight for humanity and human right as well. To...

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Categories: humanitarian, freedom,
Form: Ballad
Kang, an asian boy who has lunch by me, has the funniest laugh I know.
I BET IN THE NEXT TEN YEARS... he will become a...

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Categories: humanitarian, high school, identity, judgement, life,
Form: Free verse
Mired in the worst humanitarian crisis 
Syrian refugees seek shelter from ISIS
Cries are heard throughout our nations 
Governors set up SWAT Team Stations

"Why put us...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanitarian, life,
Form: Rhyme
This is the day the Lord gave.
His blessing is guiding our way.
He has manifested the extraordinaire.
He is why we live.
His intervening in human affairs has...

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Categories: humanitarian, baptism, inspirational, prayer, religion, religious, voice,
Form: Free verse
Not all persons who roam the streets are homeless and not all homeless people roam the streets;
Whatever are the circumstances which result in a person...

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Categories: humanitarian, humanity,
Form: Narrative
The Day Light
(please send commentary to: )

The day~

What does it mean?

Some effects are the rooster crows on time, the sun rises and soon sets as we...

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Categories: humanitarian, creation, journey, life,
Form: Free verse
Rest in peace, Mom
You weren't a saint but you were extremely close.
Out of all of the people on Earth, I've always loved you the most.
It will be very...

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Categories: humanitarian, death, funeral, goodbye, mother, son, family,
Form: Rhyme
Black and White
Black & White 

Do you think? 
Blacks are black =B
Do you think? 
Blacks are in Love = L
Do you think?
Black are Active= A
Do you think?

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Categories: humanitarian, racism,
Form: ABC
Premium Member All Out for You
Can’t hold this love in
To do that is sin
Can’t keep it inside
There’s no place for pride
Cause all that I see
Is you here with me
Whatever it...

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Categories: humanitarian, song,
Form: Rhyme