For Selma Poem by Langston Hughes

For Selma

Rating: 2.8


In places like
Selma, Alabama,
Kids say,
In places like
Chicago and New York...
In places like
Chicago and New York
Kids say,
In places like
London and Paris...
In places like
London and Paris
Kids say,
In places like
Chicago and New York...

COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Esther 23 April 2018

No matter where you go it is the same, people(human nature is the same

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Tomas Prato 26 December 2016

Third rate rubbish.

4 6 Reply
Kevin Patrick 09 March 2015

Reading this I feel like there's something missing, that I am not getting, is he saying that people from one part of the world look to another for inspiration or stand united against injustice? Its still an interesting work

8 5 Reply
Shyla Cureton 23 June 2011

Lovin' this one, America... Langston Hughes' art is brilliant with a touch of a definite jazz...I should've been reading this all my life! ! ! ! ! ! ! ...Thank you, Poem Hunter!

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