Paul Buttigieg

Rookie - 400 Points [Paolo] (15/05/51 / Carlton Vic)

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Paul Buttigieg is the son of a Maltese migrant who was sent to Australia as a young child to escape the ravages of the 2nd World war in Europe. He grew up in Adelaide and was educated at schools in the Gilles Plains and Windsor Gardens district.
Due to family difficulties he was placed in a boy’s home and removed from his parents and family growing up with other less fortunate children, many... more »

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  • ''Why apportion blame when you are not free from blame thyself''
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  • Jerry Behr (12/15/2009 4:22:00 PM)

    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
    I have enjoyed your poetry.
    Now here goes for2010
    Jerry Behr

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Best Poem of Paul Buttigieg

Black Prejudice

Blacks can never love whites
Whites poisoned our hearts
And
Our children

Black childrens dreams shattered
By white greed

Bent minds and stolen children
Sexual abuse and slavery back then

We struggle with reality
Who are we?
We have no idea where we will call home next
And
With whom

Our pride is diminished by your white hatred

Where is our community of living?
Where is our death place?

Our Elders are beside themselves
And can only sell land for mining
Last power left for a warrior
Of
Gondwana

Sell the ...

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