black lives matter

Lady Liberty

Lady Liberty must be sleep Or maybe she turned her back Lady Liberty must be sleep Or maybe she doesn’t care Lady Liberty must be sleep Or maybe she’s in on it too Lady Liberty must be sleep Because there’s millions of people in a cage Lady Liberty must be sleep Because innocents are dying…

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Home Sweet Home, Right?

By KW I thought after Medgar Evers, there’d be no more fear In her home she knew she was safe! I thought after Emmett Till, we shook up the world In her home she knew she was safe! I thought after Fannie Lou Hamer, we were done being sick and tired In her home she…

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My Struggle

By AF They lock us in these cages And throw away the key Say it ain’t no hope for me I was only sixteen When they gave me eighteen Man if they really really knew All of the s*** we go through Maybe they’ll provide a better way And lil bruh still be here today…

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Obama

By HW Positively speaking, you put a face on the black American life. Instilling courage inside every black man and every black woman, worldwide. A battered culture, we had been oppressed without a voice for so long. We were taught not to believe in ourselves. “OBAMA” You took a chance at your dreams, when a…

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What Goes Unspoken

By SK Why is my life not valued the same as yours? Why are my rights the same but still ignored? Am I not human, am I not living? Are we the same being or are our species different? I can’t tell and you can’t truth But lie well, you indeed do All lives matter…

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