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.
A popular concept is " it doesn't matter what you believe.. as long as you are S sincere...
3 weeks 2 days ago
I remember it like yesterday. It's plastered in my mind.  The awful things that happened before our very eyes. 
2 months 3 days ago
Welcome di I, when I see di I, I say hi? I notice di eyes, looking at di I
2 months 5 days ago
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Wake up turn on the news  And guess what I see?
2 months 2 weeks ago
Do you remember me? Do you remember the way you pulled at my hair? Bit my shoulders Thighs Legs
2 months 2 weeks ago