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How not to get shot : and other advice from white people

Author: D L Hughley; Doug Moe, (Comedian)
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Legendary African American activist-comedian D. L. Hughley uses satire to draw attention to white privilege and racial injustice, sardonically offering an illustrated how-to guide for black people, full of insight from white people, about how to act, dress, speak, walk, and drive in the safest manner possible.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Essays
Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D L Hughley; Doug Moe, (Comedian)
ISBN: 9780062698544 0062698540
OCLC Number: 1030257808
Description: viii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Part I: How not to get shot by the police. Comply with police orders ; Don't talk back ; Don't break the law! ; You have to understand: cops are scared ; Do be an angel ; Don't drive like a suspect ; If you do get shot, don't rush to judgment ; The real way to not get shot by police --
Part II: How to look. Don't match the description ; How to dress less threatening ; Don't have gang tattoos ; How to do your hair --
Part III: How to act. How to be nice and quiet ; What kind of music should you listen to? ; Stop making white people say the n-word ; How to not come from a single-parent household ; What to name your kids ; How to get a job ; Stop taking handouts ; How to move into a white neighborhood --
Part IV: Understanding white people. What kind of black people do white people like? ; Your bill of rights ; "I'm not racist, I have black friends" ; How not to be a reverse racist ; How not to play the race card ; End white-on-white crime! ; How to make white food --
Part V: Tidbits of advice for white people from black people. It's hard being white, but try to make do ; Pay attention to signs.
Responsibility: D. L. Hughley and Doug Moe.

Abstract:

Legendary African American activist-comedian D. L. Hughley uses satire to draw attention to white privilege and racial injustice, sardonically offering an illustrated how-to guide for black people, full of insight from white people, about how to act, dress, speak, walk, and drive in the safest manner possible.

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