Perhaps art can be used as a mirror for expressing these injustices. I think so.
A form of art is poetry and as you know this is National Poetry Month..
For now, I live as a Kentuckian. But I have lived all over the U.S. in my past.
But, for now I am a Kentuckian and so ---
I would like to introduce Nikky Finney, a poet from Lexington Kentucky, fifty-four years of age, writer of fine books and the winner of the 2011 National Book Award. In the You Tube below she will read Left from her latest book Head Off and Split. A look at the injustices of Huricane Katrina of 2005