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  1. Darfur

    • By Fortesa Veselaj
    • Published: September 2008

    The colors of their faces,
    The tears that they shed.
    The writing on the walls,
    Their parents nearly dead. ...

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    When ever I think of such crisis that covers Africa I couldn't save my face from getting choked, my eyes from precipitating, my shirt from getting wetted. All I do is pray to God to restore...

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  3. For Manchester

    Poem About Uniting Together Against Terrorism

    We can't but feel utter shock,
    and we're emotionally drained.
    Yet deep within our sadness,
    some unity is gained.

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  4. Never Ending Fight

    • By Ryan Saleh
    • Published: February 2010
    Poem About The Conflict In Gaza

    Planes coming in at night.
    Tanks coming in at dawn.
    Dreams attacking us in our sleep.
    You can see that shadow creep.

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  6. Daddy Broke Her

    • By Marinela Reka
    • Published: April 2009

    There she lay in a room so low
    Only in that room, little did she know
    She saw no sunlight, she saw no snow
    No place to explore no place to go...

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  7. Our World Today

    • By Aima Sohail
    • Published: June 2008
    Help Save The World

    The world is losing it's trees today,
    Do you think that's OK?
    Fights, Arguments and civil wars.
    Pollution caused by our own cars....

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  8. First Lady Michelle

    • By Ashley Marquita Nelson
    • Published: December 2008

    She is a mother
    She is a scholar
    She has the style that made Barack want to holla'
    She is the full package...

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  10. Portrait Of A Politician

    A canker
    Who cankers the very wood
    Wherein he stays.
    ...

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  11. America the Beautiful

    Poem About America

    America the Beautiful is that what we say?

    America the Beautiful of 2008, we have shamed our country with war and hate. Loss of life from war to guns how can we be number one?
    ...

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  12. Reflections Of A Third World Child

    • By Nnamdi Osu
    • Published: March 2008
    Child Living In Africa

    It's so hard living in a third world country

    That even if I somehow happened to win a lottery,
    ...

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  13. Dead Zones

    • By Laverne Little
    • Published: May 2010
    Oil Spill in The Gulf of Mexico

    Here we go again with another severed vein
    You keep cutting them again and again
    Where in the world does this cut lead
    Like any fluid that pours - it lets the earth bleed...

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