Posts Tagged ‘inequality’

Haiku Quartet, Land Of The Unequal

December 16, 2017

“The US is the – world champion of extreme – inequality”

“Sorry Woody but – America isn’t our – land; now it’s their land”

“If you want to live – long and prosper, learn Danish – or Swedish and move”

“America morphs – from opportunity to – inequality”

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/dec/15/america-extreme-poverty-un-special-rapporteur

Haiku Medley, #RacismIsReal

September 27, 2017

1. “In America – racism is built in like – kitchen cabinets”

2. “The Constitution – consigned millions of humans – to chattel bondage”

3. “We must always be – mindful of racism in – our institutions”

4. “The Constitution – said blacks were three fifths of whites – for votes and taxes”

5. “Lurking like cancer – race based slavery hides in – our Constitution”

6. “Inequality – is knit into the fabric – of America”

7. “The reality – of systemic racism – must not be denied”

https://www.thoughtco.com/systemic-racism-3026565