Monthly Archives: May 2013

  1. The News In Poetry Day 79: The Mammoth

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    May 31, 2013 by Sez

    This one is a homage to Flanders & Swann’s animal songs, which I deeply recommend for youtubing with kids. My …
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  2. The News In Poetry Day 78: Don’t Mensch-on It

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    May 30, 2013 by Sez

    http://m.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/may/30/reality-based-feminism-louise-mensch Reality, you see, is straight and white And feminism needs to keep it real These words like “cis” and …
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  3. The News In Poetry Day 77: L’Amour

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    May 29, 2013 by Sez

    http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-22706351 This document is not Worth the paper it’s printed on. But what it documents Is beyond value. This milestone …
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  4. The News In Poetry Day 76: Poison

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    May 28, 2013 by Sez

    In memory of Lucy Meadows. http://m.guardian.co.uk/uk/2013/may/28/lucy-meadows-coroner-press-shame She breathed it in: Tasteless and toxic, Poisoning the air She knew the harm …
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  5. The News In Poetry Day 75: Consternation At Daily Mail Towers

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    May 27, 2013 by Sez

    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/pakistani-women-rehana-kausar-and-sobia-kamar-marry-in-britains-first-muslim-lesbian-partnership-8632935.html They are here. The lesbian Muslim asylum seekers. We invoked them for our own gain We summoned them unthinkingly …
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  6. The News In Poetry Day 74: Vaginas: A Guide

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    May 26, 2013 by Sez

    Late! Sorry. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10081842/Rape-is-not-always-rape-says-TV-presenter-Nick-Ross.html This vagina is a wallet full of notes. Flashed about by a dumb kid who’s new in …
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  7. The News In Poetry Day 73: Auntie Baait-ul-Mukarram

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    May 25, 2013 by Sez

    http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22664835 On a street near mine There’s a little red brick mosque. It’s been there years, But recently a minaret …
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