Clearance by Barbara Donne

beggars belief
how faceless
anonymous arms of state
need armour
tear gas

for seizing
thrown together lives
of those who build
their hope
on asylum

has someone gone mad
in ordering violence?
all for some patch of mud
and for just
whose good?

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