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Rated: E · Folder · Emotional · #1241894
Contains mostly poems, specially in reference to the so called global war on terror.
This folder contains poems, and some articles, related to war and USA. The views are personal, but reflect those held by the majority of the world outside US. They represent an exercise in free expression of views in a balanced manner and are not meant to offend those with heightened regional sensivities.

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Portfolio -> ON WAR / USA--poems and articles -> THE U.S. AND THE WAR
    Rated: E · War · #1649369
    The West did not object when the East was bombed.
    Rated: E · Opinion · #1639013
    The threat, the arrogance and the impotence, respectively, of each.
    Rated: E · Opinion · #1637804
    ‘Freedom for self and subjugation for others’ is a dirty game.
    Rated: E · War · #1607609
    What’s the rarest drop?
    Rated: E · Political · #1592252
    Jihadis don’t drop from the heavens. Or, maybe they do. They have a cause.
    Rated: ASR · War · #1556037
    The rockets hurled on civilians in the desert shall boomerang.
    Rated: E · Opinion · #1537968
    The ignorant can be taught, not the men of learning.
    Rated: E · Nature · #1503297
    Seven years after 9/11, 35000 US troops brave the mountain snow in Afghanistan.
    Rated: E · Other · #1502296
    About my uniformed years.
    Rated: E · Military · #1500528
    Some of the sacrifices that a soldier makes.
    Rated: E · War · #1490524
    A mother and her memories.
    Rated: E · War · #1480241
    A child asks his mummy why bombs fall from the sky.
    Rated: E · War · #1473142
    Doubts in the mind of a veteran.
    Rated: ASR · War · #1472973
    My heart sinks when I behold A bomber in the sky.
    Rated: 13+ · War · #1472961
    Revolting heartache felt on viewing pictures of prisoners abused by US soldiers.
    Rated: ASR · War · #1465738
    Angels curse those who drop bombs in the desert.
    Rated: E · War · #1449770
    An invocation for the soldiers’ march.
    Rated: ASR · War · #1442109
    Having killed the innocent for greed, US is poised to face revenge in Iraq.
    Rated: E · Political · #1427142
    A plea for equality of religions and avoiding religion based war.
    Rated: E · Political · #1413800
    An appeal and prayer for the soul of U. S. A.
    Rated: E · Political · #1396547
    The fate of Iraq and the Marines; and the real cause for the same.
    Rated: ASR · War · #1378143
    A child in Iraq vows to become a jihadi and avenge his father’s suffering.
    Rated: E · Religious · #1377665
    God made the world for all. Man misappropriated it to himself.
    Rated: E · Cultural · #1367487
    Roots of terrorism lie in forcing religio-civilizational concepts on others.
    Rated: ASR · War · #1366465
    Shame of US war. This is my first poem in free verse.
    Rated: E · War · #1366212
    My response to New Year wishes.
    Rated: E · War · #1366199
    Bush magic can create WMD out of thin air.
    Rated: 13+ · Military · #1362943
    A reader's critique and my response,with a note on the Euro-Dollar conflict v. US war
    Rated: E · Emotional · #1362916
    A young soldier takes leave of his mother to go to the war front.
    Rated: E · War · #1362517
    Doubts in the mind of a soldier in Iraq.
    Rated: E · War · #1362141
    A young soldier's letter to his Mom, from Iraq.
    Rated: E · War · #1342340
    Acerbity by one to another does not go unnoticed by others.
    Rated: E · War · #1296463
    An appeal to democratic US, defender of human rights.
    Rated: E · War · #1291516
    The terror war and the approach of the US towards it.
    Rated: E · War · #1281381
    The falsehood invented by Bush to attack Iraq
    Rated: E · War · #1279641
    WMD theory developed behind closed doors was a poor excuse to attack Iraq
    Rated: E · War · #1279523
    [A dying soldier’s wish
    Rated: E · War · #1276111
    Organised terrorism let loose on innocents is sure to be avenged.
    Rated: E · Emotional · #1274167
    A US soldier in Iraq remembers Christmas and his love.
    Rated: E · War · #1271600
    A soldier sacrificed his life and his beloved sacrificed her love.
    Rated: E · War · #1269917
    Shedding a tear for humanity
    Rated: E · Inspirational · #1266464
    A thank you note to God in the background of today’s war.
    Rated: 13+ · War · #1263980
    A prediction, based upon present facts, that the US is on the path of decline.
    Rated: E · Cultural · #1261352
    What the East thinks of the West. (Or, why the world is critical of US and its allies)
    Rated: E · War · #1257045
    Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
    Rated: E · War · #1257038
    Role of USA in the Iraq war.
    Rated: E · Emotional · #1252731
    When the poet’s heart hurts……….
    Rated: E · Emotional · #1246175
    Who had WMD—Saddam or Bush?
    Rated: E · War · #1245688
    Some imagine WMD's and enemies where none exist.
    Rated: E · War · #1245400
    The poet’s dream of a peaceful world
    Rated: E · War · #1243040
    Poem written on thirteenth day of Iraq war.
    Rated: E · Other · #1242280
    Is the present world order any better than a jungle anarchy?
    Rated: ASR · Emotional · #1242171
    A soldier in Iraq speaks out his heart to the poet.
    Rated: E · Emotional · #1242130
    A satire on Iraq war and WMD.
    Rated: E · Western · #1242122
    The effect of the nuclear bomb, recounted by Oppenheimer, quoting Gita
    Rated: E · Emotional · #1242029
    Pride hath a fall. And, arrogant pride hath an humbling fall.
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