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Sweatshop Poems - Poems about Sweatshop

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T i g h t r o p E
...nd somewhere in the third world the same children know starvation or spend their youth building little trinkets in a sweatshop factory plastic guns and plastic babies death and birth for the fantasy of Western morality So the movies......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, society, world, , western,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Boss
... When he walks in all talking stops No tomfoolery in his sweatshop Do it right the first time That's why you were hired Repeat a mistake You'll likely be fired Star......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, pride, work,
Form: Rhyme
STUFF
... of an empty passer-by. STUFF showed ankle in an email, shoved its tongue in my High Street ear, seduced me with sweatshop promises. STUFF demanded its keep in energy, whined for drawer space and then crawled, feckless, onto m......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Elusive fate of Africa
...es after the slavers were gone Came along the dragon With fire to melt our mineral ore, trees to chop And heat for a sweatshop Politicians shake hands with eyes closed, as few hands get oiled So they build the castles, as the majority ......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, africa, america, pain, peace,
Form: Free verse
World Leaders Respect
...ple make the jobs the poor people work in those jobs abuse is still ripe on a planet that calls itself civilized sweatshop labor still exists an honest wage for honest days works The dreams of unions past is that such a horrib......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, inspiration, international,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member PROPS
...nd you fall into a manhole or find yourself up a pole, just slow your roll. Wether you're on a mountain top or in a sweatshop, before you call the cops or start flapping your chops, remember, He can remove all the stops. It's Just Pr......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, beautiful, blessing, encouraging, perspective,
Form: I do not know?
On Occurrence in New York at four forty-five PM on March 25th 1911
...was the year, (on Annunciation Day according to the Church), Greenwich Village in New York the place, an overcrowded sweatshop on a ninth floor the scene, a quarter to five on Saturday, the Sabbath, the hour, when it befell, ‘it’ bein......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, fire, new york, youth,
Form: Free verse
Everything Is Not As It Seems
...all based on money, especially when I shop for a top, and see that most of the clothes are made in some Vietnamese sweatshop, hearing people go over there even for a vacation, I doubt that its people who grew up in my generation.........Read More
Categories: sweatshop, allusion, america, remember, ,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member In the sweatshop
...Working for peanuts, Peta was sewing, knowing her garments would grace Princess Grace Working, still smiling, th......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, business,
Form: Rhyme
Sweatshop Sumei Dead
...She was only three years old When she was sold, forced to Enter a world of slavery, Amongst other children laboring......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, death, world,
Form: Acrostic
Why Not To Have That Hamburger
...ger from cow feces And the deadly bug is the cause, in humans, of disease The fast-food joint has now become a modern sweatshop And has brought back conditions in the 20s we did stop Advertising encourages kids to eat too much animal ......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, food,
Form: Rhyme
An Outrageous Case of Illegal Immigration
...is it this outrage they totally fail to address? The employment he provides sure isn’t here That he runs a virtual sweatshop is what I fear According to what a good many people say He accords his band of workers little or no pay S......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, funnypeople, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Monday
...white Straight ahead Nestled in steel and glass Is my world An office With the soul of a factory The beat of a sweatshop. Somewhere in the maze Of cubicles An empty work station With my name Printed in plastic letters Waits......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, life
Form: Narrative
My Sweatshop
...am or turkey made from SPAM They love the conditions, so they don't want to stop I have many benefits owning my own sweatshop I have people making jeans and shoes My business, by the Department of Labor has been approved One girl ......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, funny, satire, song-me, business,
Form: Ballad
True Romance
...ated from my inner child who counts no cost of running wild. Unfettered by the concrete caves of city streets and sweatshop graves, she spins on mountains capped with snow and bears the torch of "never know". For true, I never k......Read More
Categories: sweatshop, imagination, life, love, me,
Form: Verse

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