Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It

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Touchstone #ad - Combining his own story with bold advice and his signature commitment to honesty at all costs, Charlamagne hopes this book will give others the confidence to live their own truths. Instant new york times bestseller charlamagne Tha God—the self-proclaimed “Prince of Pissing People Off, ” co-host of Power 105.

1’s the breakfast club, and “hip-hop’s howard Stern”—shares his unlikely success story as well as how embracing one’s truths is a fundamental key to success and happiness. In his new book, often controversial, Charlamagne Tha God presents his comic, and always brutally honest insights on how living an authentic life is the quickest path to success.

Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It #ad - Touchstone. Beginning with his journey from the small town of moncks corner, kanye west, and hillary clinton, Jay-Z, Nicki Minaj, he shares how he turned his troubled early life around by owning his many mistakes and refusing to give up on his dreams, South Carolina to his headline grabbing interviews with celebrities like Justin Bieber, even after his controversial opinions got him fired from several on-air jobs.

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Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me

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Touchstone #ad - The anxieties are never fully going to go away. Being “shook” is more than a rap lyric for Charlamagne, it’s his mission to overcome. Moving forward, its’ going to be on the things that bless. ”. Shook one chronicles his journey to beat those fears and shows a path that you too can take to overcome the anxieties that may be holding you back.

I’m still going to worry about my kids. Ironically, charlamagne's fear of failure—of falling into the life of stagnation or crime that caught up so many of his friends and family in his hometown of Moncks Corner—has been the fuel that has propelled him to success. While it may seem like he's ahead of the game, such as the fear of losing his roots, the fear of being a bad dad, he is actually plagued by anxieties, and the fear of being a terrible husband.

In the past, my focus was always on the things that cause stress. However, even after achieving national prominence as a radio personality, Charlamagne still found himself paralyzed by anxiety and distrust. Through therapy, he’s figuring out how to get over the irrational fears that won’t take him anywhere positive.

Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me #ad - Now, friends, in shook one, he is working through these problems—many of which he traces back to cultural PTSD—with help from mentors, and therapy. It’s time to turn the tables and channel your fears to actually fuel your success. Struggles that i can’t even conceive of today are still going to trip me up from time to time down the road.

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I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons

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Atria / 37 INK #ad - His father was a drug addict who was in and out of jail. A book has a beginning. He was born an accident, unwanted by his parents. Instant #1 new york times bestseller superstar comedian and hollywood box office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing some words. The odds, in short, were stacked against our young hero, just like the odds that are stacked against the release of a new book in this era of social media where Hart has a following of over 100 million, by the way.

Kevin hart has a spine that holds him together. And that man happens to be the biggest comedian in the world, with tours that sell out football stadiums and films that have collectively grossed over $3. 5 billion. Some of those words include: the, a, above, for, and even even. And his mother was overwhelmingly strict, beating him with belts, frying pans, and his own toys.

I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons #ad - His brother was a crack dealer and petty thief. Put them together and you have the funniest, and most inspirational memoir on survival, most heartfelt, success, and the importance of believing in yourself since Old Yeller. The question you’re probably asking yourself right now is: What does Kevin Hart have that a book also has? According to the three people who have seen Kevin Hart and a book in the same room, the answer is clear: A book is compact.

A book has a spine that holds it together.

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The Autobiography of Gucci Mane

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Simon & Schuster #ad - Gucci mane began writing his memoir in a maximum-security federal prison. Released in 2016, he emerged radically transformed. He inspired and mentored a new generation of artists and producers: Migos, Young Thug, Nicki Minaj, Mike Will Made-It, Zaytoven, Metro Boomin. It is the captivating life of an artist who forged an unlikely path to stardom and personal rebirth.

In his extraordinary autobiography, the trap house, the legend takes us to his roots in Alabama, the streets of East Atlanta, and the studio where he found his voice as a peerless rapper. Atria 37 ink. He was sober, smiling, focused, and positive—a far cry from the Gucci Mane of years past. His name was made as a drug dealer first, rapper second.

The Autobiography of Gucci Mane #ad - Incarceration, violence, rap beefs, drug addiction. But gucci mane has changed, and he’s decided to tell his story. New york times bestseller “as wild, unpredictable, and fascinating as the man himself. Yet every success was followed by setback. It is one of the greatest comeback stories in the history of music.

The autobiography of Gucci Mane is a blunt and candid account—an instant classic. Born in rural bessemer, alabama, radric Delantic Davis became Gucci Mane in East Atlanta, where the rap scene is as vibrant as the dope game.

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The Art & Science of Respect: A Memoir by James Prince

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N-The-Water Publishing #ad - Respect isn't given, it's earned. By staying true to his three principles of heart, and an unwavering faith in God, loyalty, and commitment, he has defeated many adversaries. In recounting his compelling life story, Prince analyzes the art and science of earning respect - and giving respect - and how to apply these principles to your own life.

. In his memoir, he explains how he earned his reputation as one of the most respected men in Hip Hop. For decades, serial entrepreneur James Prince presided over Rap-A-Lot Records, one of the first and most successful independent rap labels. Atria 37 ink. Whether battling the systemic cycle of poverty, record label executives, or corrupt DEA agents, boxing promoters, Prince has always emerged victorious.

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The Last Black Unicorn

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Gallery Books #ad - Finally poised to become a household name, sharing, she recounts with heart and humor how she came from nothing and nowhere to achieve her dreams by owning, and using her pain to heal others. By turns hilarious, and brutally honest, down-to-earth, filthy, grateful, The Last Black Unicorn shows the world who Tiffany Haddish really is—humble, and funny as hell.

If she could do that, then her classmates would let her copy their homework, the other foster kids she lived with wouldn’t beat her up, and she might even get a boyfriend. And now, she’s ready to inspire others through the power of laughter. New york times bestseller from stand-up comedian, actress, edgy, hysterical, comes The Last Black Unicorn, Tiffany Haddish, and unflinching collection of extremely personal essays, and breakout star of Girls Trip, a sidesplitting, as fearless as the author herself.

Growing up in one of the poorest neighborhoods of South Central Los Angeles, Tiffany learned to survive by making people laugh. Atria 37 ink. Tiffany can’t avoid being funny—it’s just who she is, whether she’s plotting shocking, jaw-dropping revenge on an ex-boyfriend or learning how to handle her newfound fame despite still having a broke person’s mind-set.

The Last Black Unicorn #ad - Or at least she could make enough money—as the paid school mascot and in-demand Bar Mitzvah hype woman—to get her hair and nails done, so then she might get a boyfriend. None of that worked and she’s still single, but it allowed Tiffany to imagine a place for herself where she could do something she loved for a living: comedy.

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From Niggas to Gods, Part One

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Lushena Books #ad - These writings are primarily targeted toward the Black Youth of this day, of which I am a part of. The black youth of today don't give a damn about shakespeare!!! this ain't no damn poetry contest! Wear are dealing with the life, blood, and salvation of our entire Black Nation!If you want to reach the People, you have to embrace us where we are, and then take us where we need to go.

Atria 37 ink. The essays are designed to inspire thought within the Black Mind. I say that "They" are wrong. It is just that "they" are not writing about anything of interest that is relevant to our lives!and when "they" do write something, trying to understand what in the hell the author is talking about!If you have got something to say, they have to write in the perfect "King's English" to impress their Harvard Professors! Here we are with a book in one hand, and a dictionary in the other, just say it! We are not impressed by your 27-letter words, or your Shakespearian style of writing.

From Niggas to Gods, Part One #ad - . Used book in Good Condition. So, these writings are from my generation and for my generation with respect and love. If no one will teach, love and guide us, then we will teach love and guide ourselves. Peace. I am not a "master" of these teachings, but these teachings I wish to "Master. They" say that my generation is not intelligent enough to read a book.

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We're Going to Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated, and True

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Dey Street Books #ad - We are real. In this moving collection of thought provoking essays infused with her unique wisdom and deep humor, gender, color, Union uses that same fearlessness to tell astonishingly personal and true stories about power, feminism, and fame. Collection of essays. Union tackles a range of experiences, beauty standards, coping with crushes, including bullying, and competition between women in Hollywood, puberty, growing up in white California suburbia and then spending summers with her black relatives in Nebraska, and the divorce of her parents.

In the wake of rape allegations made against director and actor Nate Parker, Union—a forty-four-year-old actress who launched her career with roles in iconic ’90s movies—instantly became the insightful, outspoken actress that Hollywood has been desperately awaiting. Throughout, she compels us to be ethical and empathetic, and reminds us of the importance of confidence, laughter, and the power of sharing truth, self-awareness, and support.

We're Going to Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated, and True #ad - New york times bestsellernominated for the naacp image award for outstanding literary worknamed a Best Book of the Year by The RootChosen by Emma Straub as a Best New Celebrity Memoir“A book of essays as raw and honest as anyone has ever produced. Lena dunham, sexuality, race, lenny letterin the spirit of amy poehler’s yes please, Lena Dunham’s Not That Kind of Girl, and Roxane Gay's Bad Feminist, beauty, Hollywood,  a powerful collection of essays about gender, and what it means to be a modern woman.

One month before the release of the highly anticipated film The Birth of a Nation, actress Gabrielle Union shook the world with a vulnerable and impassioned editorial in which she urged our society to have compassion for victims of sexual violence. Used book in Good Condition. This is real.

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The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir

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Amistad #ad - Competition between women in Hollywood. National book club conference ‘book of the year’ award winnerfrom her more than three hundred appearances for film and television, admired, talented, stage and cabaret, Jenifer Lewis has established herself as one of the most respected, performing comedy or drama, as an unforgettable lead or a scene stealing supporting character, and versatile entertainers working today.

This “mega diva” and costar of the hit sitcom black-ish bares her soul in this touching and poignant—and at times side-splittingly hilarious—memoir of a Midwestern girl with a dream, whose journey took her from poverty to the big screen, and along the way earned her many accolades. With candor and warmth, Jenifer Lewis reveals the heart of a woman who lives life to the fullest.

The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir #ad - Union tackles a range of experiences. Her movie jackie’s back! became a cult favorite, and as the “Mama” to characters portrayed by Whitney Houston, Tupac Shakur, Taraji P. Henson, and many more, Jenifer cemented her status as the “Mother of Black Hollywood. When an undiagnosed menatl illness stymies jenifer’s career, her quest for wholeness becomes a harrowing and inspiring tale, culminating in a breakdown while filming The Temptations, including revelations of bipolar disorder and sex addiction.

Written with no-holds-barred honesty and illustrated with more than forty color photographs, this gripping memoir is filled with insights gained through a unique life that offers a universal message: “Love yourself so that love will not be a stranger when it comes. Atria 37 ink. Used book in Good Condition.

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History of the Black Dollar

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - As a global market research analyst for Prudential, Rich led the first African American Financial Experience Study. She founded the wealth Factory, a company focused on designing financial literacy edtech games. Rich’s story and work has been featured on Forbes, NASDAQ, The Hill, and Black Enterprise. In history of the black dollar, the little rock nine, sharecropping, rich reveals significant economic moments in history that have helped shape America— slavery, The Great Recession, Black Wall Street, Civil Rights, convict leasing, Black Lives Matter, and several other milestones.

I am proud of the knowledge and awareness that Angel Rich seeks to bring to African Americans through her seminal History of the Black Dollar. Rich has received many accolades including hbcU 30 under 30, Hampton 40 under 40, and listed as one of Google’s top Black Female Founders. The history of the black dollar aims to help older generations remember, while enlightening younger generations on the progression of America; and how the support of Black Americans has directly correlated for over centuries—including present day rising Black entrepreneurs.

History of the Black Dollar #ad - Dr. Inspiring and uplifting, this book serves as a motivating force towards continual economic social justice. By uplifting african american stories as they relate to money and wealth, she is enlightening and inspiring a new generation of economic social justice warriors to take the helm in the fight to build a truly inclusive economy.

Since its founding, department of education, which was named 'best in the country' by The White House, the company has launched its first game CreditStacker, and JP Morgan Chase in 2016.

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How Not to Get Shot: And Other Advice From White People

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William Morrow #ad - Competition between women in Hollywood. In these pages you will learn how to act, speak, dress, walk, and drive in the safest manner possible. New york times bestseller! • 200 years ago, white people told black folks, “‘I suggest you pick the cotton if you don’t like getting whipped. Today, it’s “comply with police orders if you don’t want to get shot.

Now legendary comedian/activist D. Union tackles a range of experiences. Used book in Good Condition. L. Hughley–one the original kings of comedy–confronts and remixes white people’s “advice” in this “hilarious examination of the current state of race relations in the United States” Publishers Weekly.

How Not to Get Shot: And Other Advice From White People #ad - In america, a black man is three times more likely to be killed in encounters with police than a white guy. It is a book that can save lives. Or, why are black people allowed to drive, maybe he shouldn’t have worn that hoodie … or, moved more slowly … not been out so late … Wait, anyway? This isn’t a new phenomenon.

Collection of essays. L. Or at least laugh through the pain. Black people: are you ready to not get shot! White people: Do you want to learn how to help the cause? Let’s go! Atria 37 ink.

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