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Best Rights Poems

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

Like A Girl
Like A Girl 

I play like a girl, I hit like a girl
You say I throw like a girl, 
And, when I run -- I...

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Categories: beautiful, girl, identity, rights,

Seems like I could be on top of the world.
I think about poetry like my tongue is pearled.
Just the other day I wrote a poem...

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Categories: rights, universe,


 As a byway ahead  grows quite dim
late evening ‘s radiance slowly pales away ---
This fiery yet compassionate woman brushes luster 
into her hair...

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Categories: freedom, rights, women,

Common Man

The traveler reeked of weariness,
His companion was Fatigue
Wear upon his clothes suggest
He'd come a million league.

Gaunt were eyes deep set and brown
Above his cheekbones high

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Categories: rights, america, conflict, corruption, discrimination,

Seeking Equality - My Spirit
Lonely days and nights of childhood 
spent in tears, no comfort
wishing for a gentle caress, a peck
aching for the tender words
weary of the ignorance

my heart...

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Categories: rights, angst, child, childhood, lonely,


Crystal cold are the pupils of some men
staring red to jailed porcelain dolls skin
dowered for the title of chastity,
your curves,...

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Categories: rights, abuse, change, conflict, inspiration,

Premium Member My Cloud - John G Lawless

I don’t remember asking…..			
yet I am still hearing a babbling brook
of mindless chatter rolling pebbles
through my ears and across my...

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Categories: freedom, political, rights,

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: child, love, rights,

Devils favorite things
How can people want rights but they aren't right
While working in the daylight with souls bright as night
The creator shall judge the judges, The evil...

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Categories: rights, betrayal, evil, freedom, how

Premium Member Not Too Late for Tears- Girl Rising
She held her mother’s hand
As tears made their way
Down the face called
“Exquisite, beautiful, charming”…
The face that had been her comfort

She could not absorb the pain...

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Categories: rights, women,

Premium Member Change the world
Stagnant hateful world we live 
Something has got to give
 Mass destruction of the human soul
Innocent lives have become the toll
False prophets who have manipulated...

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Categories: people, poems, religious, rights,

Be Free
“ Be Free”

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Categories: rights, bullying, freedom, judgement, loneliness,

The Right
         The Right 
   I feel in my world

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Categories: community, people, rights, society,

Idle hands scorching a trail
Through the Capitol
Closed mouths and hearts turn daggers
Biting our own tongues

And the streets are red rivers 
Through which they drive
golden chariots...

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Categories: leadership, political, rights,

my promise land
to have and have not
is reason lent to logic
and reality left to disspare

to my heart oh, not where?
the place of peace not there
then where can...

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Categories: passionpeace, peace, rights,

You know my torment you hear my cry
Watching the television
Reading the news
I ask not for your views
your case for war is farcical
Your indifference to human suffering is immoral
Yet you call yourselves men...

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Categories: nature, anger, me, rights,

A right to live
A right to free movement

A right to live

Where we want

Should be our perogative

We should not feel that we can not roam

Or decide to set down...

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Categories: dream, race, rights, uplifting,

Nation's Damnable Blight

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Categories: rights, abuse, america, angst, corruption,

When Reason Goes Out The Window
I find it curious that people will debate the nature of God, with one side saying it is irrelevant as He doesn't exist and the...

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Categories: rights, angst, atheist, god, humanity,

Premium Member RIGHT TO BE


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Categories: life, rights,

Everyone's Breath Not Their Own
This happens all the time
everyone's given own breath
every moment without fail
right up till their own death

Life can't live without one
utterly impossible so very true
recognise it's...

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Categories: god, life, rights,

What If
They told her: All she
Could accomplish 
She can only gain
On her back. 

What if she had
Been told that
She was more
Than just the glow
Of her skin...

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Categories: girl, life, rights, women,

Premium Member Freedom
Freedom is never free.
Respect our liberty.
Enjoy its many rights.
Expect it may cause fights.
Democracy survives,
Only if backed with lives.
May we not let it die.


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Categories: rights, america, courage, freedom, independence

Premium Member RIOT

Palpable is change.
The Lord stated this in Psalms.
The world is in an arrest.
When change does manifest, what questions will we ask?
Palpability to change is a...

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Categories: rights, anger, anti bullying, image,

Eating, bathing, grooming, defecating and sleeping
All these are activities of daily living

We are breathing same air
Combing everyday our own hair
Warmed and darkened by same sun

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Categories: inspiration, people, racism, rights,