blackpoemusic:

“How many bullets does it takeTo kill a fifteen-year-old kid?How many bullets does it takeTo kill me?How many centuries does it takeTo bind my mind—chain my feet—Rope my neck—lynch me—Unfree?From the slave chain to the lynch ropeTo the bullets of Yorkville,Jamestown, 1619 to 1963:Emancipation Centennial—100 years NOT free.Civil War Centennial: 1965.How many Centennials does it takeTo kill me,Still alive?When the long hot summers comeDeath ain’tno jive.”
Death in Yorkville by Langston Hughes

blackpoemusic:

“How many bullets does it take
To kill a fifteen-year-old kid?
How many bullets does it take
To kill me?
How many centuries does it take
To bind my mind—chain my feet—
Rope my neck—lynch me—
Unfree?
From the slave chain to the lynch rope
To the bullets of Yorkville,
Jamestown, 1619 to 1963:
Emancipation Centennial—
100 years NOT free.
Civil War Centennial: 1965.
How many Centennials does it take
To kill me,
Still alive?
When the long hot summers come
Death ain’t
no jive.”

Death in Yorkville by Langston Hughes

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thehuskybro:

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