David Chalk


David Chalk Poems

1. Choice 12/16/2011
2. A Soldiers Return 12/16/2011
3. The Refugee Convention 12/16/2011
4. Capitalism 12/16/2011
5. Democracy 12/16/2011
6. The Bankers’ Debt 12/16/2011
7. Community And Progress 12/16/2011
8. Arab Spring 12/16/2011
9. Peanuts And Truffles 12/16/2011
10. Imf Policies 2/5/2012
11. Workers’ Rights’ 12/16/2011
12. Human Rights’ 12/16/2011
Best Poem of David Chalk

Human Rights’

In a civilised land
That accepts duty to all
Citizens have rights
Some great, some small

This is how things should be
To those who value
Truth and fairness
And justice and decency

But those who treasure money
And the power of wealth
Seek to remove such rights
Through deceit and stealth

They claim that duty
Comes before such rights
But they accept no obligation
For causing another’s plight

Obligation before rights
Is their loud refrain
But fulfilling their own duties
Is something they distain

For rights are for ...

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