Posts from the ‘International Relations’ category

CMXV

  Overripe fruit Falls from the tree Rats feed ferociously Zombies Spinning Round and round on the roulette wheel Blinded By outrageous promises That barely provides…

CMXX

  Garbage Piles up on the curb Filthy Filthy Filthy All that is heard The beggar sleeps hidden in the alleyway Feed people fear So they…

Haiku #200

  Retail store wasteland Close layoff sell online Change or rot on vine   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

CMXXII

Time to start digging holes 1 Trillion  infrastructure spending  Provide jobs Make economy Rock and Roll  Deficit  Already in a sinkhole The Tsar Is in control…

CMXXIV-Greed

  They were a nice young couple Newly married Going to make a bundle Came from South of the Border To the golden streets of USA…

CMXXXI – War On Globalization

  Locust Swarming Across USA Savagely Pulling apart Globalization American employees On their knees Will Nationalism and Protectionism provide sanctuary? Or lead to purgatory? Exploding Asian…

Refugees’ Daily Lives In Greece

Photojournalist Joris van Gennip is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘The Aegean Prison‘. To see…

CMXXXVI

  The new reality Yes This could happen A deal is made Selling America’s national parks To the rich Chinese Who will need to leave their…

South Sudanese Refugees In Uganda

  Journalist, Writer and Photographer Sumy Sadurni  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Uganda…

CMXXXVIII – Bloody Syria

  Flies feast On hanging meat Assad The sadistic beast Methodically  Continues To pour blood  On the streets UN Does nothing but make noise Putin Pulverizes…

Life In Johannesburg

  Photographer Marc Shoul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his project ‘Flatlands‘.  To see Marc’s work click on any…

CMXLIII

  The scholarly Highly compensated Inside the beltway Statistician Made his prediction Based only on raw data Unfortunately Completely neglecting The emotional human condition Leading to…

Bosnia – War, Children & Peace

  Photographer Keith Brame is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project  ‘Bosnia and Warchild‘.  To see Keith’s portfolio…

West Bank Protests

  Photojournalist Edward Crawford is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘West Bank Protests‘.  To see Edward’s portfolio and…

Refugee Stories – The Hunger Strike

  Photographer Sander de Wilde is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his personal work, project ‘Losing Faith‘.  To see Sander’s body of work click on…

BREXIT – What Now?

  Documentary Photographer Debiprasad Mukherjee is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary.   To see Debiprasad’s gallery of photographs click on any image.    …

Israel’s Borders

  Photographer Pavel Wolberg  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from his project ‘Jewish State Border Landscape‘. To see…

CMLXX

Damn right I’m a cynical chap Suffered my share Of mishaps Today’s world   in a severe undertow Nothing is sacred So much hatred Perverted terrorists…

Internet Mind Control

  Information overload is causing people to follow the herd and no longer take the time to completely analyze the facts before forming a conclusion. Gazillions…

CMLXXXIX

  Negative interest rates Japanese keeping Yen in safes Printing press Central Banks now at a loss Americans  working multiple part time jobs Rich smoke Cuban…

Corruption –Tanka

  Golf course corner deals So many in power steal Suitcases of cash Wire funds no questions asked Retire Dubai and laugh   Back to HOME…

Small Business # 1-Tanka

  Customers are gold Market or nothing sold Balance Sheet bible Innovate don’t copy rivals Stay liquid for survival   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge…

China Debt Bubble-Tanka

  Gov. Stats from thin air Chinese leaders are in fear Devalue Yuan now Stock market keeps heading down Can three trillion buy way out?  …

Iraq Insanity-Tanka

Iraq is long gone Sunnis, Shiites and the Kurds cannot get along Country will split into thirds As always people ones  hurt   Back to HOME…

Dangerous Passage – Tanka

Human trafficking Worldwide heartless crime rings Panama is way Darien Jungle Highway Making trek to USA   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

Haiku #87

When running business Think just like the Japanese Be in for long haul   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

U.S. Drones & Innocent Lives

How many innocent civilian deaths and injuries occur with the United States drone program? Yes, the terrorists need to be eliminated, but how many innocent people…

America since 9/11- Tanka

Eyeballs everywhere Population told to fear Freedom disappears Phones are tapped internet hacked Our life is totally tracked   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of…

The Disappearing Shopkeeper

In the age of the discount big super-sized retail stores that are spreading across the world’s landscape like locus, it is refreshing to still have the…