social commentary

There's a rich history of poetry serving as social commentary, intended to inspire calls to action.

  • Steve Tyson
    Published 19 days ago
    The Bicycles

    The Bicycles

    I’m looking at the handlebars
  • Jason Giecek
    Published 19 days ago
    Go Now Into That Sweet Night

    Go Now Into That Sweet Night

    Go now into that sweet night,
  • Rumbling Thunder
    Published 19 days ago
    Humility vs False Humility

    Humility vs False Humility

    There are two kinds of people in this world; those who admire Kobe & Kanye versus those who hate them...
  • Bailey Welki
    Published 20 days ago
    Stop Using Plastic

    Stop Using Plastic

    “It’s only one straw," said 8 billion people.
  • Fred Bobbitt
    Published 22 days ago
    The American Blues

    The American Blues

    I just can't seem to sleep tonight.
  • Elizabeth Biz Diedrick
    Published 23 days ago
    Red Crayon

    Red Crayon

    There's a red crayon in her hand
  • Bianca Wargo
    Published 23 days ago
    You’re Not

    You’re Not

    There's a voice in me right now,
  • Alexis Karpouzos
    Published 25 days ago
    A Sacred Tear-Alexis Karpouzos

    A Sacred Tear-Alexis Karpouzos

    Dust to dust by the broken dreams of the humanity,
  • Bianca Wargo
    Published 26 days ago
    What Is That Hand?

    What Is That Hand?

    It's like a hand
  • John Ridgway
    Published 28 days ago
    Time Travels
  • Dipanjoy Dey
    Published about a month ago
    Envi

    Envi

    Lungs of our earth is burning
  • Rene'e Ellis
    Published about a month ago
    It's a Shame You Ain't Going Nowhere

    It's a Shame You Ain't Going Nowhere

    I'm tired of this lying, people are dying;