I originally wrote this poem after visiting the beautiful Dr King statue in Washington D.C. back in August (it was posted first on the Con Queso Publishing site). 154 more words
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Are we afraid or are we fearless
Are we afraid to admit that we’re Americans and with that comes not only all the good this country brings but the sins of our past, the blood of a uncounted indigenous people, the subjugation of the African American, the continued social injustice faced by people of color to this day. 175 more words
You say it is disrespectful to our servicemen and women but you wouldn’t give up one football Sunday to volunteer at the VA hospital.
You say it is disrespectful to the flag but you turn a blind eye to the basic tenants the flag represents. 406 more words