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Minneapolis Poems - Poems about Minneapolis

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George Floyd's Tax Return
...witness stand To prosecute the persecutor Injustice's epic fail coerced and tutored Many-a-police not just, not just Minneapolis Minimizing life's value with minimalist theatrics 8:46 snitched on 9:29 Kaepernick' knee defiled, then pl......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, crazy, culture,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member And the Persecution Rests
...difficulty. Police testified the use of the knee to restrain an offender resisting arrest is common practice in the Minneapolis Police Department and other police forces. It is in the police manual and taught to officers to protect offe......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, america, culture, judgement,
Form: Prose
Lying Eyes
... Cause I thought I knew But now eye hear Things aren’t that clear My eyes saw arms in D.C. Knees on a neck In Minneapolis Are my eyes lying to me?......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Our town
...you now, our streets are now empty of kids playing and playing hopscotch. Where is the good times we used to know? Minneapolis used to be nice, who took it away? Our town, all I see are ghosts.. No words, just empty stares, the sidew......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, absence, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Fifties Were never Like This
...who think they’re important and have names that influence others have kept quiet for the past one hundred plus days as Minneapolis, Portland, Seattle have been looted and destroyed. But now when the wind has changed directions, they kick ......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, america, anger, how i
Form: I do not know?



Premium Member MINNEAPOLIS CHRISTMAS
...reaching for snowflakes — sunflower in winter white abandons the sun 12/14/2020 Strand’s Hi-ku 2......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, weather,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Defund The Police
...tell me, I’d really like to know. Shall we take the law into our own hands? I’m at a loss and I don’t understand. Minneapolis is simply the first. The animals now feed and quench their thirst. You’ve made your bed, now cozy in. You......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MISSISSIPPI RHYME
...ACROSTIC PLAY EXAMPLE 2 for contest 11/8/2020 M I Sailing up the mighty river towards Minneapolis snow Scratching the mosquito bites from head to toe I Scenery stunning the closer the cruise up North Se......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, river,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Isn't Ours A Defying Society
...to obtain their goal. The only thing that bothers and worries me is the violent riots we recently have witnessed in Minneapolis, New York and elsewhere; is social justice done by defunding the police and destroying property? Civilized......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, anxiety, change, community, cousin,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Secret Police are in Kansas City
...My poems are not wanting to goosestep I hear glass breaking It does not wake me up at first But when it does I am in Minneapolis And my poem is standing on a man’s neck I am screaming for it to get off He is yelling that he cannot bre......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The New Wild West
... Strap on your six shooters or reach for the sky. The police in Minneapolis are going bye bye. The powers that be want the police department gone. Be careful of what you wish for and......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, future,
Form: Rhyme
HE COULDN'T BREATH
...d he said, "Please, I can't breath, My neck hurts, Everything hurts" But that didn't save him from the hands of the Minneapolis villainous police officer, Sadly, he suffocated and died. An Everestus Annie Stewart's poem © 2020 Th......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, racism,
Form: Free verse
Nu spelling, New Cities
...1. Minneapolis is now 1.1. Meanerpolice 1.2. Meaner Polis ......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, abuse, hate, prejudice, racism,
Form: Didactic
Lincoln, Apartheid, the West
...Minority rule Apartheid We, majority, asked: How? blaming the victims of hate! I heard Gandhi, Dr. King, Biko II......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, africa, america, angst, international,
Form: Quatrain
meet and greet DEREK CHAUVIN but not for your youth
..."There were at least 15 conduct complaints against him, the Star Tribune reported, citing records from the Minneapolis Police Department's Internal Affairs. Most of the complaints were closed without discipline. Mr Chauvin's......Read More
Categories: minneapolis, america, murder, racism, writing,
Form: I do not know?

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