She Asked

Boy Cop

Devonte Hart, 12, and Portland police Sgt. Bret Barnum, left, at a Ferguson protest rally in Portland, Oregon, on Nov. 25. Learn more about the circumstances behind this controversial photo, taken by Johnny Nguyen, a student at Portland Community College.

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What sort of peace

Requires this kind of war

Where venom and vanity

Solicit sentiment

Insisting one drown with thirst

While a tsunami pounds our shores?

© Lori Fleming, 2014

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