Matt Ancient

Rookie - 49 Points (11 january 1985 / Africa)

How long


How long
how long must we suffer
our life's in pain and sorrow
because we are black or white
we are blind by racism


for how long
how long must we suffer
because we are not Christians or Muslims
we are blind by religion


for how long
how long must we suffer in poverty
because of all these illusion
we are blind by misinformation

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 08, 2014

Topic of this poem: racism


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  • Gold Star - 27,070 Points Gajanan Mishra (4/4/2013 10:14:00 AM)

    man is man and a man is above race religion caste sex wealth, alas, we failed to understand till date. Man is the finest creature, son of nectar but we failed to understand till date. good poem my dear poet. thanks.
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