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More Than A Hashtag

Black Lives Matter is more than a hashtag…
More than a movement. More than a conversation…
We are not to be complacent with the systematic racism and
Social injustice in this nation…

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Hidden Within the 13th

One word killed the Eric Garners and George Floyds of America. 
One word deprived them of life and happiness. 
One word hinders African Americans from the sweet joy of liberty. 
One word denies us our equality. 
One word allows injustices to go unchecked. 
One word permits the violation of our rights. 
One word created mass incarceration. 

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Amongst the Broken Men

By CB I’m living in a world where you’re called By numbers and not your name On lockdown, behind a wall in rusty chains My hands and feet are in shackles, so I can’t move This the first time in my life That I don’t know what to do, and Not even my family knows…

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Off Course

By AW The slave ship that doesn’t move Nor never ever set sail Motionless is it rooted To the earth with no course The middle passage of the mind The children of slaves, no matter how Many generations removed, are still Slaves, when the mental chains Are enforced with illusions of inclusion Lebron James Chow…

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13

By GL 13 The number is 13 Amendment 13 I’m offended by 13 Co-defendant of 13 Convicted by 13 Let me hip you to 13… Mass incarceration Across the nation In 1865 We was granted Emancipation Slavery was abolished According to my Knowledge I learned this while in Prison They it the Black man’s College…

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