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THE NEW VERSE NEWS covers the news and public affairs with poems on issues, large and small, international and local. It relies on the submission of poems (especially those of a politically progressive bent) by writers from all over the world.

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Language: English

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    on Dec 20, 2016
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    on Dec 19, 2016
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    on Dec 19, 2016
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    on Dec 18, 2016
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  • RESISTANCE
    on Dec 17, 2016
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  • RESISTANCE
    on Dec 17, 2016
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  • I'VE STOPPED COUNTING THE DEAD
    on Dec 16, 2016
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  • THE LAST BRIGHT MOTES
    on Dec 15, 2016
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  • PANTOUM FOR THE ARTISTS
    on Dec 13, 2016
    by Alejandro Escudé A person with the Oakland Fire Department takes a photo of the artwork on the front of the "Ghost Ship" warehouse in Oakland, Calif., on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. The Fruitvale district warehouse caught fire on Friday, Dec. 2, kil...
  • ALEPPO
    on Dec 13, 2016
    by Peleg Held
 Source: Twitter, 5:59 AM, December 13, 2016 There is a city. It is not our city. Its broken buildings are full of bodies. They are our not bodies. In that city syllables are run through and strung together into long cords of rough n...
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