politics

A Call to Action

By BH DREAMERS Running from terror Chasing freedom Only to find themselves stuck in cages Searching for love But Met with hatred Surrounded by foreign faces Willing to work to pave the way But Those in power won’t open the gates Families divided across the states Hoping and praying for better days Will us American people come to…

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Peaceful Protest

By AL “The home of the brave, and the land of the free” are notably beautiful words written by Francis Scott Key. Yet. in 1814 those words didn’t apply to individuals with the same skin color as me. So for all the injustice then and now that I see, I proudly place my fist in…

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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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America

By AG The story of freedom always was a work of art A picture perfect dream that melted my heart, We defeated the odds We as a nation seen our first black president In the land of the free, and I’m proud to be a resident Everlasting victory, we made classic history But as of…

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Unsolved Mysteries

By DW Blindness affecting love War obliterating peace Miles and miles of loneliness And for what? No one knows. Freedom locked away forever and at what cost? Will no one unbury the lost? Will the children of the stars forever cry? Will their tears continue to flood the streets? Who will answer for this? Secrets…

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