Pariahs

Being cast as lower caste makes you an outcast makes you the one to blame The one to vilify the one to dominate the one to terrify and to humiliate But like new strains of flu or less useful poison immunities can form and a boldness surge forth With memories of old fresh as the…

Jenin

by Jim Aitken Jenin, o Jenin dust, all over the camp, has settled like a shroud and this was supposed to fight the terror and deliver whatever with Apache helicopters themselves recalling an earlier ethnic cleansing raining down missile and flame what havoc was wrought here in refugee impoverishment insults the whole of humanity but…