Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 16,490 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Nigger, Nigger, Nigger...Nigguhs - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

No one bans
Ignorance
Disrespect
Racism and affects,
Of bigotry!
Corporate greed, lies and hypocrisy.
Or crime
Blatant thief
High taxes
Technology that creates suffering.
Degreed fools
The lost of jobs diminishing lifestyles.
Conflicts
Wars
Homelessness to aid those poor.
And there's an uproar,
Over the use of the word NIGGER?
I could care less what you call me!
I've got my pride and dignity intact!
And if it wasn't for 'niggers' being used...
There would be far less greatness
Others abuse and believe
They are better than concepts conceived!
On the backs of 'niggers'
Has enabled many to breathe...
In a false superiority that strengthens
Their self righteousness!
Calling me a 'nigger' doesn't eliminate hatred!
It just exposes the evidence,
Of a lack of self worth!
'Nigger, nigger, nigger! '
NIGGUHS
Everywhere!
Providing psychological comfort!


Comments about Nigger, Nigger, Nigger...Nigguhs by Lawrence S. Pertillar

  • Gold Star - 7,201 Points Is It Poetry (7/26/2015 7:04:00 PM)

    The only thing worse than
    ignorance
    is listening to the white trash
    here were I live
    calling each other nigger
    sadly they are teenager's and
    can't see prison coming there way.. iip
    Thanks Lawrence.. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 63 Points Eric Cockrell (5/25/2012 7:21:00 PM)

    the mouths of the ignorant, who are blinded to the world... strong poem, strong human being. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,512 Points Pheko Motaung (5/25/2012 12:22:00 PM)

    Great! Fantastic! Marvelous! I am converted to your truth... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Davidia Kartina (6/4/2007 6:37:00 PM)

    i agree mah nigguh (lol)

    Love,
    DKDAVIDIAKARTINA
    **********please read and review my poems please ************************* (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 9, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, December 4, 2010


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