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Children's Rhymes

Rating: 3.7
By what sends
the white kids
I ain't sent:
I know I can't
be President.
What don't bug
them white kids
sure bugs me:
We know everybody
ain't free.

Lies written down
for white folks
ain't for us a-tall:
Liberty And Justice--
Huh!--For All?
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Mahtab Bangalee 02 September 2020
Liberty! Justice! Just written words in the constitution books of world Merely words! Nothing else! The polished leader biting and eating the heart of humanity No leader from the won’t be from the kingdom of human but can be from beastly manner nowadays
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Deepak Kumar Pattanayak 01 September 2020
Discrimination so touchingly yet briefly said by a great poet 10++++
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Darren Jkoeryo 01 September 2020
This is not pertinent today. Barrack Obama became president thats it
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Bri Edwards 01 September 2020
I like it. I mean the poem. according to PH, Hughes died in 1967; see Germain's comment below from 2009. bri ;)
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Dr Antony Theodore 01 September 2020
What don't bug them white kids sure bugs me: We know everybody ain't free. a very fine poem. tony
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Deluke Muwanigwa 01 September 2020
Fortunately things do change. The beauty of humanity. Barack Obama happened....now Kanye West....Lol
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Mekhi Smith 29 April 2020
This describes black almost perfectly
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Kumarmani Mahakul 05 July 2019
Beautifully penned. Interesting to read.
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Ratnakar Mandlik 04 July 2019
" Lies written down for white folks aint for us a tall Liberty and justice" .
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