Posts Tagged: poetry
These contemporary poems in defense of global human rights give voice to the dead, the dying, and the degraded.
Hope isn't lost for those who believe that art can transform our world.
Throughout his entire life, Dennis Brutus fought systems of exploitation and oppression. In one of his last interviews he discusses his past, the latest attempts of social movements to fight global oppression, and the role of the United States in the world.
When Democracy arrives, you best click your heels.
As the United States escalates the war in Afghanistan, poets speak out.
The poet ponders the effects of war.
Three Iranian-American poets write about protests, images, and a fallen demonstrator.
A river can be a lifeline for refugees, or it can be just another line of sorrow in a story.
A poet from Iran remembers someone for whom time ran out too soon.
On the issue of torture, what goes around comes around.