Adelaide Rhead

(Durban, South Africa)

Discrimination - Poem by Adelaide Rhead

Why do you think you're better
If your culture is not the same?
Yes, maybe you seem different
But deep inside all are the same.

Why do they think they're better?
If one is black and one is white,
If one is man and one is woman.
They are the same, that is their right.

If one is straight and one is gay,
They are no different, just the same
If one is Christian and one is Jew,
All come from God, we are the same.

So, get to know all people,
And show them what you think and do,
You'll see how others live their lives.
When you like them, then they'll like you.

If one learns to understand
And respect all points of view,
Then peace on Earth must surely come
It is up to you. And you. And you....

Comments about Discrimination by Adelaide Rhead

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  • (2/4/2008 7:33:00 AM)

    I really liked this poem very much it show us how we are the people and beliefs it jives very well to our topic about discrimination, good job! ^_^ (Report) Reply

    (1/11/2018 7:44:00 PM)

    yes, me too I like this poem it's true and pretty

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

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