by Carissa Gallo

not an elegy for Mike Brown
by Danez Smith

“cuz he’s black” by Javon Johnson

“Lost Count: A Love Story” by Nate Marshall + Demetrius Amparan + Deja Taylor

“Dear White America” by Danez Smith

Let America Be America Again
by Langston Hughes

a question of rain.
by Jayson Smith

Things Only a Black Mother Can Prepare You for
by Nicole Homer

Conjuring: A Lesson in Words and Ghosts
by Jacqui Germain

alternate names for black boys
by Danez Smith

Poems about Police Violence (PDF)
This is a publication that was edited by Mariame Kaba.
This is part of Project NIA‘s Black & Blue initiative.