Segregation stories, books, poems, and more

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A child of the 60s--literally a child--develops context over a lifetime. Sometimes not everything adds up. Lost in a storm--when do you refuse help? Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2019

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This poem, if you can call it anything other than a rant, focuses on the disparities of the treatment of individuals that are outwardly unique or 'don't fit', to put it in a closed-minded way. How the few are preyed on for their differences, and how society tries to mold… Read More
A story of racial hatred in the deep South in the early 1950s Read More
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

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

Tags: segregation

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My feelings toward the way our society works. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 19, 2014

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

Book / Memoir

December 06, 2012

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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
A story of the blunder of a man. 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
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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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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