Black Haiku : MODERN DAY SLAVERY!

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  1. Joyce

    Joyce Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Modern day slave
    The sorrows of my brothas...
    Hear their prisoned cries.


    Sistah J
     
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    Mentally slavery
    Minds traped in the tapstry of
    today's society
     
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    Numbers are his name
    As jail tries to erase all
    his identity
     
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    Routine traffic stops...
    Paused in life behind steel bars.
    Dreams deterred by plants.


    Sistah J
     
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    Factory unjust
    wage below human standard
    still cage not free yet
     
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    deepy going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    we are not the service industry anymore...

    "you're not needed here
    others will clean the bathrooms
    go to jail or die"

    modern slavery
    "lets eliminate that race
    cage or let em die"
     
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    White men bring drugs in.
    Giving the young blacks bling dreams,
    Behind steel cold bars.
     
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