That Justice is a blind goddess
Is a thing to which we black are wise:
by Langston Hughes
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11 Jan 11:28
I feel like this might be a longer piece that was edited to just one stanza, at any rate those 4 lines convey an entire depth of thought, and emotion that pack a literary punch.
11 Jan 03:52
Her bandage hides two festering sores.... truth expressed in sarcasm.. tony
11 Jan 03:26
Her bandages hide two festering sores. Experience with justice is bitter for many. No doubt. Lucky are the ones not caught in its blind paws.
Edward Kofi Louis
11 Jan 12:48
Justice! ! Only with the eyes of the truth. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
Is It Poetry James Mclain
11 Jan 11:26
Justice is the Future in the constant present, Past.
11 Jan 10:17
Justice is just a word with out actions? It generally only applies to those that can afford it!
Anil Kumar Panda
11 Jan 09:21
So nice with a great message. Loved it.
11 Jan 09:06
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11 Jan 06:26
An interesting fresh way to describe that blindness! ! I
11 Jan 05:42
How powerful a message in so short a verse.
11 Jan 02:35
a sweeping statement indeed and hardly just by any definition.
11 Jan 02:03
One-eyed justice has seen all. None are specifically excluded.
Ramesh T A
11 Jan 01:10
Eyes or no eyes or anything, justice never sees who is to fair to all!
11 Jan 12:23
blind the biased eyes and judge the world equally
11 Jan 12:17
Very fine poem on justice.... Thanks
31 Jul 2018 07:44
Bad website no no no no no no no no no no no no good good good
07 Jun 2018 02:51
At school we are learning about justice
Ahmed Gumaa Siddiek
27 Feb 2016 02:06
poet Langston Hughes #6 on top 500 poets Poet's PagePoemsQuotesCommentsStatsE-BooksBiographyVideosShare on FacebookShare on Twitter Poems by Langston Hughes: 43 / 103 « prev. poem next poem » Justice - Poem by Langston Hughes Autoplay next video That Justice is a blind goddess Is a thing to which we black are wise: Her bandage hides two festering sores That once perhaps were eyes. Although it is such a short poem but very sarcastic. But she can still see if she wants to.
28 Nov 2015 09:49
Wonderful poem! Langston Hughes has given justice for justice.
16 Mar 2008 09:50
Powerful poem about a strong subject. Injustice is the only justice lots of black people know. Great Poem.