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Race Riots

There was a Grand Prix in Bahrain, Though activists shouted in vain. The right to protest Was firmly repressed For Formula 1′s greater gain. ///http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22237478 There was a Grand Prix in Bahrain, Though activists shouted in vain. The right to protest Was firmly … Continue reading

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Bahrain’s Race Problem

There was a big race in Bahrain/ A few tried to stop it in vain/ But drivers competing/ Did not see the beating/ In which a protester was slain. // http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2012/04/2012422141637277957.html

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Formula One Drives into Trouble

The bosses of Formula One/ Unwilling to give up their fun/ Will go to Bahrain/ While soldiers maintain/ Phony peace at the point of a gun. // http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gyNQ6E4GqAK8oeYUbo0QEVUypgfg?docId=CNG.0aed8735d1342bd2d8ddc08ead1bdb9b.1a1

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Bah!

A security court in Manama/Has put 20 docs in the slammer/For daring to treat/People hurt on the street/Can we have international clamour? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-15105270

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