Posts Tagged ‘Iran War’

“Young Girl Killed Brutally in Iran” (Dick Whyte)

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

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………………..her father’s voice
………………..between each gunshot
………………..silence
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Headlines:

“Neda: Young Girl Brutally Killed in Iran” (New York Daily News)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Iran Crackdown Quashes Protests” (Kath Abela Wilson)

Friday, April 16th, 2010

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nachos in Tehran
at the cafe everyone’s sister
lives in California

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Headlines:

“Iran Crackdown Quashes Protests” (Wall Street Journal)

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Poem by Kath Abela Wilson (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Iran’s Ahmadinejad: Sept. 11 Attacks a ‘Big Lie’” (Bill Waters)

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

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………………..9/11, a hoax?
………………..yet somehow the dead
………………..remain dead

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Headlines:

“Iran’s Ahmadinejad: Sept. 11 Attacks a ‘Big Lie’” (Yahoo News)

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Poem by Bill Waters (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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Vol. 1 No. 15: Rita Odeh, Bruno Coelho, Terry O’Connor, Aditya Bahl, Claire Everett

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

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“Iraq militia stone youths to death for “emo” style” (read more)

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stoned to death…
the seagull’s cry
lingers

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Poem by Rita Odeh. Read more by this poet.

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“10 Unbelievably Shitty Things America Does to Homeless People” (read more)

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rainy night—
the moon shines
somewhere else

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Poem by Bruno Coelho. Read more by this poet.

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“North Korean Prison Camp Escapee Tells of Horrors, Worries About Those Left Behind” (read more)

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escape . . .
the grey heron
dripping twilight

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Poem by Terry O’Connor. Read more by this poet. ..

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“Fears Greece may need more loans” (read more)

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wishing well—
i ask her
to lend me a coin

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Poem by Aditya Bahl. Read more by this poet.

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“The worst case for war with Iran” (read more)

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spring moon
moving closer
to a war

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Poem by Claire Everett. Read more by this poet.

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