Category Archives: SLAVERY

Chocolate

africa’s children suffering so kidnapped a lot of them and made to go to the very poor farms where the beloved cacao is grown and is harvested I do ask how? terrible conditions children are slaves big corporations many are … Continue reading

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Do joggers ever think about chocolate

joggers pound the pavements Easter Monday they hope to work the chocolate off eaten yesterday the cacao came from Africa slave children  working overtime kidnapped so they say in Mali and Burkino Faso every single day   machetes heavy bundles … Continue reading

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Child slavery and chocolate

the cacao bean or cocoa West Africa  best hear chocolate grown in  Ghana and the Ivory Coast appear to harbour cruel and nasty farms where children from Mali be from Bhurkino  Faso kidnapped children see a life of the vilest … Continue reading

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Blood cobalt

the pitiable suffering nothing is green electric cars the whole thing is obscene the Democratic republic of Congo creates open cast tunnelling distressing  traits   China is mining cobalt all day the DRC npoor have little to say They are … Continue reading

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Unfair trade thats chocolate

Growing cocoa isn’t easy Its hard work and the prices paid By our Multi National Buyers Seemingly Make unfair trade The reality accordingly Margins seemingly Are weighted against the growers Which is why slavery And why growers are Disrespected seen … Continue reading

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The elephant and the other great beasts and a special thought for iceland 76

From wildness and abundance In the wilderness of cause Ancestral shadows flourish And to some a diapause A wistful inclination Of the enemy abroad Whose arrogance and ignorance We battle to afford As size goes we are Truly a dominating … Continue reading

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Hopes and dreams and genocide

Below the lowest of poverty lines And families all destroyed by war The monetary system dismantled A country that lost all its law Genocide ravaged the whole population At least twenty five per cent killed Pol Pot saw to complete … Continue reading

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The mule women

Its a very hard life For these women At Melilla a border town where SPAIN and Morocco are trading But deep in the heat and despair At five am every morning The women queue up and await A pittance for … Continue reading

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Women in feudal India

The sitar plucked and pulled Emits the wildest sensuous sound The impulse of emotion The instinct of devotion The pathos of predicament In pulsation i was drowned Truthfulness created in me Intuition to Be responsive and understanding Cordial and true … Continue reading

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Charcoal Slaves of BRAZIL

Its a filthy dirty business Illegal deforestation Behind this loss of precious trees Charcoal and no salvation PARA Is a state where A lot of charcoal’s made And nobody will wilingly do this work Its the pig iron trade Its … Continue reading

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