• Zarah Alam

BREAKING


BREAKING

IMMIGRANTS ARE MILKING YOU DRY!!!

Tabloid poison poised to spout

Fake news – rake in the views –

Voice spoiled milk – avoid the truth –

Point the noose – poison our views –

Rejoice at the wrung-dry dove in calloused claws –

Stained and spoiled and soiled

Its off-white wings flutter their surrender and –

Bloodstained hands hoist the truth in the air –

Point – shoot – exploit the unaware – uneducated everywhere


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SYMPATHY FOR JIHADIS!!!

Misuse the truth until it lays bruised – becomes broken bone piles

Of hush payments – a mangled mess of hues – a stinking pile of

Refuse to condemn humanity at its worst –

Rewrite and repeat to make us re-think/ re-speak/ re-see –

Paranoid paper mills – mass-produced

Gossip and disappointment and lies

Spread - join the queue - toy with the truth

Until it too becomes like the puppet master

Humanoid – devoid of all good – morality


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SPEAK ENGLISH OR LOSE BENEFITS!!!

Once stood tall, proud, now –shoot–

Shots fired - man down – stand down –

Welcome to the 21st Century

Of 2D tragedy and HD bullshit –

Sleepwalking into worldwide genocide –

Or is it suicide? Is there any point to life?

For we who are piccaninnies/letterboxes/bum-boys/bank robbers

Buying rented time on a land of landlords –

Every day another eviction notice hard-line headline

tick-tocking all the way to time’s up


BREAKING


By Zarah Alam