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FALSE EQUIVALENTS (a mini-monoverse)

1060x600-bdce9d9af75f08fb755843d27c62a391“We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides.” – President Donald Trump

It’s a shame

Trump’s so lame

Victims blamed

Not the same

Fanning flames



Hedged reply

“many sides”


The bad guys.


Sad display

Modern day


Had their say



Fascist boss


Should be tossed

Human cost

Life was lost


Speeding car

Drove too far

In the park.

Traumas are

Mental scars


This debate’s

Fueled by hate.

We can’t wait

For ill fate

To create.


Who’s to blame

For fanned flames?

Racists named.

Trump won’t shame.

They’re the same!

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