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We have a collection of 3 Poetry quotes from June Jordan

"Poetry is a political act because it involves telling the truth." (ID 35191)

"The first function of poetry is to tell the truth, to learn how to do that, to find out what you really feel and what you really think." (ID 35630)

"So, poetry becomes a means for useful dialogue between people who are not only unknown, but mute to each other. It produces a dialogue among people that guards all of us against manipulation by our so-called leaders." (ID 35631)

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