FlagsCloth with colors on the front and sidesFlags6 days ago in Concrete Poetry More Like This
under which nationalism is disguised
In my eyes both flags have represented atrocities
the trail of tears, the destruction of a culture and the enslavement of another
But, society has changed significantly since then, we've gone through several wars, had protests, civil actions, and changes in law, so why can't we finally all just say we're different, but still friends?
Problem is hatred is still taught,
think about those nine people in a church that were shot.
9, caring people practicing their faith
were tragically killed because of indescribable hate.
now I'm all for knowing your roots, and being proud of where you're from.
but don't let that blind you to progression, away from the dark days of before