By Abigail Carl-Klassen. “Under the law twelve and thirteen year olds are permitted to do light work.”
You act like there’s only one way
to be country. That country only means
white as though the boondocks did not
become white by design…
By Abigail Carl-Klassen. Africans refugees migrating through Latin America struggle to find a safe place.
By Abigail Carl-Klassen. On Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & the movement for Black lives.
Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except
for a punishment for a crime whereof the party
shall have been duly convicted, shall exist
within the United States or any place
subject to its jurisdiction.
for president. He’s washing your windows
and shining your shoes. He’s standing
in the tortilla line right next to you.
By Abigail Carl-Klassen. The impacts of war go deep, to a battleground of the mind.