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Salem-News.com (Mar-15-2014 19:45)
Lyrical Poem: Pound of GoldPoem by Mamoon Alabbasi Salem-News.com
So go ahead and tread on his hand-picked roses... Tear up your declaration of love, wipe off those loyalty poses
Find yourself tapping to a techno beat
Salem-News.com (Feb-26-2014 14:47)
Deleting That Doldrum Daze: A Skeptic`s LamentPoem by Barry Lee Coyne Salem-News.com
What's the issue bugging, dude?
Deleting That Doldrum Daze: A Skeptic's Lament is written by Salem-News.com writer, B. Lee Coyne (Bard at Large).
Salem-News.com (Feb-17-2014 12:14)
Be a RoseNahida Izzat Salem-News.com
Wash tears and fears with a glowing smile
Salem-News.com (Oct-30-2013 12:37)
Sara Kruzan Convicted Of Killing Her Pimp Released @ 35Poem by Luke Easter Salem-News.com
As juvenile sentenced to life without parole, Kruzan's story received national attention from individuals and judicial reform groups, who advocated for a new trial.
Sara Jessimy Kruzan has a story that will give you chills. Born January 8, 1978, she would go onto become a victim of human trafficking, and a convicted murderer.
Salem-News.com (Sep-22-2013 01:37)
3-year old among 13 shot in Sanford Fla., or Chicago?Poem by Luke Easter Salem-News.com
Ok, Chicago’s the, “Murder Capital” of our society but alas, Is there any truth to less gun violence if certain bills pass?
Thursday night basketball at a south side Chicago park,
Salem-News.com (Sep-05-2013 16:04)
The Pledge Of Allegiance`s, `One Nation Under God`Poem by Luke Easter Salem-News.com
I remember reciting the Pledge while Rosa Parks was sent to jail, DNA exonerates unjustly convicted where the system would fail...
Okay! Americans are in an uproar, “One Nation Under God,”
Salem-News.com (Aug-23-2013 00:02)
Christopher Lane Murdered By A Black Teen Younger Than TrayvonPoem by Luke Easter Salem-News.com
Authorities allege Lane, a 22-year-old baseball player who had a scholarship with an Oklahoma college and was visiting his US girlfriend Sarah Harper in Duncan, was jogging along Country Club Road when he was shot in the back in a random drive-by shooting.
The harrowing last moments of Lane's life have been revealed on a 911 emergency call.
Salem-News.com (Aug-12-2013 01:21)
Chicago Teachers Union To March On Washington In Support Of Travon?Poem by Luke Easter Salem-News.com
The Chicago Teachers Union is urging union members to attend the march to protest foreclosures, the Second City’s recent rash of school closings and, of course, the verdict in favor of George Zimmerman, a Hispanic man who shot a black teenager during an altercation.
The celebrities and unions are coming out of the woodwork over the death of Trayvon Martin, but they stay silent when other similar crimes take place, Luke Easter highlights the problem in this poem.
Salem-News.com (Aug-02-2013 02:33)
Operation Cross Country vs. Stand Your GroundPoem by Luke Easter Salem-News.com
Until the popular media changes its approach, these terrible problems, which affect the most vulnerable human beings alive, continue to grow.
Luke Easter questions why millions of Americans focus on particular events like the Trayvon Martin case while ignoring the plight of so many helpless people who on a daily basis, cry out in silence.
Salem-News.com (Jul-19-2013 22:56)
President Obama Discusses Zimmerman Verdict AftermathPoem by Luke Easter Salem-News.com
LaVena Johnson's rape and murder were deemed a 'suicide' in one of the most flagrant abuses of justice in US history.
The vicious rape and murder of LaVena Johnson at Joint Base Balad in Iraq is one of the most gut wrenching miscarriages of justice ever recorded.