Slam for Civil Rights

February is Black History Month and we want to hear from you. We want to hear your version of history in these poems, so tell us what historical figure has most inspired you, or what event you believe to be the most important in the Civil Rights movement. Be honest and creative.

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WARNING! Some poems contain explicit language.
Where is the sound of weeping and lamentation coming from? From the hills and the valleys of the rainbow nation
2 days 13 hours ago
Black Power I want to climb on a tower I want the whole world to hear
4 days 5 hours ago
There is a facade, a thing you don't see But here we're all stuck on "he" or "she"
5 days 3 hours ago
Hope moved in like Rushing winds Unstoppable at any cost, Raising
1 week 1 day ago
The rising son loves the concrete I walk one of the only things of a color in that nature allowed shine like that.
1 week 2 days ago