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  1. 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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  3. School Tragedy

    • By Betty Ferguson
    • Published: November 17, 2019
    Violence In Schools

    Who could have foretold the horror
    At Sandy Hook that day
    When precious lives were taken?
    Their futures were stolen right away.

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  4. When I Look At The American Flag

    • By Brandon Piazzola
    • Published: May 2008
    Pride In Living In America

    When I just even glance at the American Flag, I feel a surge of pride.
    The stripes and stars gleam in the morning as we put it up to rise outside.

    I think of the people long ago fighting for our rights.

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  6. 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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  7. Ballad Of Twin Towers

    • By Graham L. West
    • Published: September 2017
    Losing Husband On 9/11

    That morning we woke up,
    Like any other day.
    We brushed our teeth, I brushed my hair.
    Nothing new to say.

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  8. Fireball

    Poem About Wildfires

    The light shaded my home
    in the eeriest of yellow,
    as if sunset, forced too early,
    cried and bellowed.

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  10. Never Again

    Worldwide Social Injustice

    It's time to embrace every culture,
    One flock, one shepherd, one fold
    Whatever our race, hue or faith
    We're all made from the same mould.

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Goodbye Stars

    • By Barbara Lee
    • Published: December 2016
    Losing Famous People In 2016

    We loved you all.
    Now you've had your call.
    We saw you smile,
    And all the while

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