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  1. 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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  3. 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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  4. Columbine In Fear

    • By Amber Marie Mchenry
    • Published: August 2009
    Poem About Columbine School Shooting

    Please don't slip away,
    Please don't die this way,
    Just hold my hand,
    And breathe in deep,...

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  6. We Are One

    • By Sarah Barsky
    • Published: November 2015
    Poem About Coming Together As One Nation

    Floating blue planet
    someday
    we will
    learn

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  7. Obama

    • By Randy Johnson
    • Published: December 2008

    Barack Obama is a Senator and a family man too.
    He was born in Hawaii in Honolulu.
    He has a wife and two daughters who he loves very much.
    When it comes to the issues that are important, he's in touch....

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  8. Dear School Shooters...And Everyone Else

    Letter To A School Shooter

    Dear school shooters and everyone else,

    Hurt people hurt people.
    That's what they say.

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  10. Rise Above

    • By Adrienne M. Herbst
    • Published: October 2016
    Response To Orlando Tragedy

    Today another tragedy in the news,
    Senseless violence from people with nothing to lose.
    Never once thinking about the destruction and pain,
    Instead only focused on placing the blame.

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  11. Human Beings

    Searching For Hope For Humanity

    Wars, wars near and far,
    Earthquakes, tornados, hurricanes.
    All these natural disasters
    So close to home,

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