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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Submissions

WARNING! Some poems contain explicit language.
Many years came, Which has now gone lame, A boy, no more I was, For it all, I verily saw.
2 months 1 day ago
Abrir-se-ão os céus, Belos sonhos e visões. Celestes seres nos visitarão Dos Céus, a regalar aos justos.
3 months 3 days ago
Foscas vestes de um ofuscar fosco de morte negreira, transforma-te em beleza! Serás lúcida e brilhante, límpidas águas
4 months 1 day ago
Nunca fui estampado em bandeira! Ninguém me quer nas camisetas!
5 months 6 days ago