Cry for America by JBF

Cry for America by JBF


Founded through revolution. nation under God


With liberty and justice for all...”

Which God?

A god of the white man?

A god for the white man?

A god by the white man?

The god of America.

Cry for America



One Nation

Founded on liberty and justice for all

Lily white

Lies founded in history

Excavated through time

Perpetuated by ‘educators’.

Blacks, graduated from chattel-hood

By laws that keep them enchained


Impatient to breathe.

Voices wail

Fires burn

Feet march

Standing still.

Cry for America

The revolution continues





You are, America!

Before you go, check out our poetry corner and do read the post, The USA and COVID-19.

About the Author

Janette B. Fuller is a teacher and author of three books. Her business is to write stories set in the place she knows best – Jamaica – while also helping writers to write their own stories. When you are ready to write your story, make contact with her at

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