Segregation stories, books, poems, and more

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This is a true reflection on my racist upbringing. The first step towards wellness is admitting the problem. Read More

Poem / Romance

July 11, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

are there no more walls between peoples of the world? Read More

Tags: segregation

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Comments: 2

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A novelette written in letter form. Joel and Amberley are about to be married when someone takes control of their town. Fences are put up and Joel finds himself trapped inside while Amberley is cast out. This is their story. Read More

Reads: 178

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My feelings toward the way our society works. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 19, 2014

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Comments: 1

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I was thinking about the Civil War and how the Emancipation Proclamation rhymed when I wrote this poem. Read More
Native Americans have been disrespected for many years. However, I believe that now is the time for them to regain their rights and actually be respected as humans. Read More
This poem was written by Maya Angelou and is one of my favorite poems because it is about a strength of someone who faced racism and segregation and still kept their heads high. Read More

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Comments: 2

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A story about racism in the American south in the 1960's. Read More

Book / Memoir

December 06, 2012

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Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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These are events that are basically based on true accounts which I have gathered from own genealogical research and family accounts. What I discovered is that there were a large amount of families that were classified as "mulattoes". Mulattoes usually were people of 1/2 black and white ancestry, but also… Read More

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A story of the blunder of a man. Read More
taken from my book, "If Zero Isn't A Number, Then 'Who Am I?'" Read More
This poem is all about racism, indifference, colour, class, segregation people show towards other people they feel that are inferior. Showing indifference towards another person could cause psychological problems towards the person that is hated. The victim only dreams of when there will be equality and is waiting for a… Read More

Reads: 127

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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asking are you aware of what is going on around you? Do you see past your nose of what is past present and future?? Read More

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

A little girl's life isn't what it seems to be.. Read More

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Unfortunatly my muse was lost shortly afterward, but she made me create a story about how much faith I have that soon, the world will accept every love that is created within it. Read More
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