Poems on unfairness, unearned privilege, extreme poverty, homelessness and segregation. Rhymes about idealistic egalitarianism and the reality of a gigantic, growing gulf between the super-rich and the downtrodden poor.
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Door for the rich bloke –
Grand, at the front;
Door down a side lane
For the poor c**t ...
A tyrant Saudi king dies
And we fly the flags half-mast,
Despite their human rights abuses,
Now and recent past ...
Just one percent of people
Own half of global wealth.
They keep their fortunes tucked away
With tax-evading stealth ...