How Not to Get Shot Lib/E: And Other Advice from White People (Compact Disc)

COVID-19 & The Dock Bookshop

How Not to Get Shot Lib/E: And Other Advice from White People Cover Image
By D. L. Hughley (Read by), Doug Moe
$39.99
Special Order

Description


A cutting satire of race relations in the age of Trump and Black Lives Matter from the hugely popular comedian--one of The Original Kings of Comedy--and author of the New York Times bestseller Black Man, White House.

White people are always giving out 'helpful' advice, such as: 'Comply with the police and you won't get shot.' They've been doling out advice to black people ever since 'I suggest you pick the cotton if you don't like getting whipped.' Not getting shot by the police has long been a problem for black people. Even when we had a black president Now that we have a new set of overlords, with President Trump at the head, wouldn't it be nice to get a little advice on how not to get shot?

From the elections of Barack Obama and Donald Trump to the tragic events of Ferguson and Charlottesville, the subject of race has come to the forefront of American consciousness. Legendary satirist D. L. Hughley offers his own cutting observations on this contentious issue that continues to traumatize the nation, a wound made more painful by the ongoing comments and actions of the 45th president.

Hughley uses humor to draw attention to injustice, sardonically offering advice on a number of lessons, from How to make cops feel more comfortable while they're handcuffing you and The right way to wear a hoodie to How to make white food, like lobster rolls and Ten types of white people you meet in the suburbs.

How Not to Get Shot is a much-needed antidote in these distressing times.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781538550427
ISBN-10: 1538550423
Publisher: William Morrow & Company
Publication Date: June 26th, 2018
Language: English

Anniversary Fundraiser

We have images galore of people social distancing and commentating in their home with Books in the backdrops.  Books are not mere backdrops but come from a real place of love whether its from the author or a Brick and Mortar Bookstore.  You are here and we thank you please support and #SaveIndependentBookstores !!!  Thank you for supporting our Anniversary Fundraiser.

 

 

Click here to receive E-Newsletter 

Follow thedockbookshop on social media platforms - Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

The Dock Bookshop

12th Anniversary

with

Kimberla Lawson Roby

Dock Anniversary with Kimberla Lawson Roby (Virtual)
DATE AND TIME
05/30/20 3:00pm - 05/30/20 5:00pm
 
Author Reshonda Tate Billingsley
"The Stolen Daughter"
Thursday, May 28th
7:00 pm - ct
 
Purchase Book Now
 
 
Dock Live Book Review
Hustle Harder Book Review - Must RSVP (Virtual & In-Store (limited) )
DATE AND TIME
05/30/20 7:00pm - 05/30/20 8:00pm
-----WAYS TO TUNE IN -----
AUDIO LISTENERS -
"Dock Radio"Download App: Iphone/Android/Ipad
0r Website: www.DockRadioLive.com
 
SOCIAL MEDIA VIEWERS - www.DockLive.tv
 
 
Author Edward A. Farmer
"Pale"
Saturday, May 30th
1:00 pm - ct
 
Purchase Book Now
OnShore Author Events
-----WAYS TO TUNE IN -----
AUDIO LISTENERS -
"Dock Radio"Download App: Iphone/Android/Ipad
0r Website: www.DockRadioLive.com
 
SOCIAL MEDIA VIEWERS - www.DockLive.com
 
Live Call-In/Comment#:
972-427-7795
Weekly & Monthly Events
DOCK OPEN MIC
DOCK "Virtual"OPEN MIC 
TUESDAY @8:00 PM
Hosted by Sin   
via Instagram Live @dockopenmic
 
 
MEN'S BOOK CLUB
4th Thursday
7-8:30 PM via Zoom
Men join a reading group and read more book! Connect and build.
 
Book Discussion: 
 
 Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 817 457 5700
 
NIGHT WOMEN BOOK CLUB
1ST SATURDAY 
3-5 PM via Zoom
Ladies, looking for a book club to join?
Join us for great book discussions, awesome company and fun time!
 
Book Discussion: 
 
 Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 817 457 5700