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Racism Is Around Me Everywhere - Poem by Francis Duggan

Of human ignorance I am almost in despair
For racism is around me everywhere
But like they say sheer ignorance is bliss
Just like Judas betrayed Jesus with a kiss.

Some people carry their honour in a flag
And of their Nationality they brag
They feel superior and they differentiate
And against those who are different they discriminate.

So many people still judged by their race
For such there never ought to be a place
'A fair go' those untruthful words I do recall
There is no such a thing as a 'fair go for all'.

Though we live in a so called democracy
Of racism we never will be free
They judge you by where you come from and the colour of your skin
For many equality and respect seems impossible to win.

It's been awhile since the days of Martin Luther King
His name to it has a familiar ring
If against racism he did not choose to strive
Today the great man he would be alive.

So many holding the reins of power not spiritually aware
And racism is around me everywhere
And racism only leads to division and war
Just goes to show how ignorant some are.


Comments about Racism Is Around Me Everywhere by Francis Duggan

  • Gold Star - 8,413 Points Jasbir Chatterjee (6/21/2016 4:29:00 AM)

    Another very touching poem. Thanks for sharing it. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 5,620 Points Leah Ross (4/5/2016 9:14:00 PM)

    So true heavy are the words they ring true if Martin Luther King would roll in his grave if he could see America what it is today (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,297 Points Ahmed Gumaa Siddiek (2/28/2016 10:23:00 AM)

    This is really a great poem about one of the most distributing human issue. It has been well tackled by the poet. I liked your poem very much (Report) Reply

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Poems About Racism

  1. 1. Racism Is Around Me Everywhere , Francis Duggan
  2. 2. End Racism , Robert M Hensel
  3. 3. Racism Today , Steven Taylor
  4. 4. Taught Racism , willow moon pearce
  5. 5. Racism Has A Human Heart.... , John G. Nelson
  6. 6. Racism , Oodgeroo Noonuccal
  7. 7. ! Racism ! , GAYATRI NAMBIAR
  8. 8. Racism Is Not A Crime, But It Should Be , Keegan Shelton
  9. 9. The Color Of Racism , Hebert Logerie
  10. 10. Racism , Carniz Fatema
  11. 11. Racism , alicia page
  12. 12. Racism Haiku , Chenou Liu
  13. 13. Racism In The Deep South And The Perils .. , Elsinore RathbridgeStewart
  14. 14. Racism Taught (Senryu) , Mihaela Pirjol
  15. 15. Racism Poem - Where Racism Matters , john tiong chunghoo
  16. 16. No Racism , amir mohammad islami chalandar
  17. 17. Racism Is Born Of Ignorance , Francis Duggan
  18. 18. End Racism , Latishia Johnson
  19. 19. Racism , shimon weinroth
  20. 20. On Reading Of Racism In Ireland , Francis Duggan
  21. 21. Racism In Poetry , Cynthia BuhainBaello
  22. 22. Racism And The Culture Of Racism Rev.2013 , Trade Martin
  23. 23. Racism , Wayne Leon Learmond
  24. 24. Racism Kills , Lawrence S. Pertillar
  25. 25. Racism , Silence Dogood
  26. 26. Reverse Racism Is Still Racism , Terence George Craddock (Spe ..
  27. 27. Racism Poem - Racists , john tiong chunghoo
  28. 28. Pressure Of Racism , RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  29. 29. Racism Haiku - Ice Cream , john tiong chunghoo
  30. 30. Racism Acquired , Ima Ryma
  31. 31. Reverse Racism , Terence George Craddock (Spe ..
  32. 32. Hockey Tanka About Racism , Chenou Liu
  33. 33. Kyrielle For Some Sad Victims Of Racism , Marieta Maglas
  34. 34. They Knew Of Racism , Francis Duggan
  35. 35. We Do Not Need Racism , Francis Duggan
  36. 36. ''Racism Needs To End'' , James Branson
  37. 37. Recognizing Rejecting Racism , Terence George Craddock (Spe ..
  38. 38. Racism In Any Form , Terence George Craddock (Spe ..
  39. 39. Internet Racism , Sylvia Chidi
  40. 40. True Aussie Racism , Herbert Nehrlich
  41. 41. Prejudice And Racism , Zachary Zuccaro
  42. 42. Paula Deen...Racism , elysabeth faslund
  43. 43. Beware Reverse Racism Is Still Racism , Terence George Craddock (Spe ..
  44. 44. Racism , John Masaitis
  45. 45. Racism , Nassy Fesharaki
  46. 46. Racism On It , Francis Duggan
  47. 47. The Effects Of Racism , Lawrence S. Pertillar
  48. 48. Weeding: Plant Racism , Saiom Shriver
  49. 49. Racism Is Still Alive , Sincair Farrell
  50. 50. Raise Voice Against Terrorism And Racism , Aftab Alam
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