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Prominent black conservative and Fox News contributor Deneen Borelli looks at how President Obama’s policies are harming both the black community and the entire country.

A call to action for freedom-loving Americans everywhere, The Obama Blacklash exposes the lies behind government handouts and the story of America as an expanding welfare state. Borelli identifies the culprits responsible for keeping the cycle of poverty alive and the results will both surprise and disturb. The...

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Prominent black conservative and Fox News contributor Deneen Borelli looks at how President Obama’s policies are harming both the black community and the entire country.

A call to action for freedom-loving Americans everywhere, The Obama Blacklash exposes the lies behind government handouts and the story of America as an expanding welfare state. Borelli identifies the culprits responsible for keeping the cycle of poverty alive and the results will both surprise and disturb. The very politicians pretending to help the nation are actually creating a government plantation where many will be driven to in order to survive. Topping the list: President Barack Obama. Borelli explains that his progressive policies aimed at helping the working class are having a ball-and-chain effect on the entire country.

We hoped Obama’s campaign for change would help those who really needed help the most. Instead, his push for expanded government is enslaving the very people he wanted to free. This must stop. The country is at an important crossroads: we can either reverse direction and fix the nation—or create an unstoppable cycle of social dependency. The real time for change is now. Instead of helping the poor by backing policies that would stimulate economic growth, Washington’s left-wing elite politicians, CEOs, and special interest groups are keeping Americans down. It’s time to call them all out. It’s time for an Obama blacklash.

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Few people have the spine or the character to take on the establishment. Deneen Borelli, fortunately, has plenty of both. BLACKLASH rips apart the rickety lies of self-styled African-American leaders and is an impassioned call for a community to break free of the progressive policies that hold them back from achieving the American Dream. —GLENN BECK
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781451642865
  • Publisher: Threshold Editions
  • Publication date: 3/6/2012
  • Pages: 304
  • Sales rank: 368,925
  • Product dimensions: 5.78 (w) x 9.94 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Deneen Borelli is a Fellow with Project 21, a network of black conservatives which is an initiative of The National Center for Public Policy Research, a national public policy group based in Washington, D.C. Deneen is also a Fellow with FreedomWorks. Deneen currently serves as an official contributor on the Fox News Channel programs and has appeared on FNC programs such as Glenn Beck, Your World with Neil Cavuto, Hannity and Fox and Friends. Deneen has also appeared on MSNBC, CNN, the BBC and C-SPAN. Deneen’s commentaries on the importance of freedom and limited government have been published by newspapers such as the Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Chicago Tribune, Sacramento Bee, Baltimore Sun, Washington Examiner and Washington Times. Deneen serves on the Board of Trustees with The Opportunity Charter School in Harlem, New York. Previously, she served as Manager of Media Relations with the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE). In that capacity, Deneen was the Executive Producer and co-host on “The CORE Hour,” a weekly internet radio talk show. Prior to joining CORE, Deneen worked at Philip Morris USA for 20 years. While at PM USA she worked in various positions, her last as Project Management Coordinator in the Information Management department where she was responsible for the department’s mandated quality processes, communications, sales information and database management. Deneen began her Philip Morris career as a secretary and advanced to positions of increasing responsibilities while attending college in the evenings. Deneen has a B.A. in Managerial Marketing from Pace University, New York. Deneen has appeared in educational videos for children, worked as a runway fashion model, and auditioned for television commercials.

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  • Posted March 14, 2012

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    This is a wonderful and enlightening book. The ideology that go

    This is a wonderful and enlightening book. The ideology that government knows best has ruined countless lives and the individual potential within everyone. The negative reviews of this book are, I suspect, from people who didn't actually read the book but wish to make a political point. The one review that brings up the KKK should know from a historical perspective that it was the Southern Democrats who were responsible for that horror. It would serve some of you well to read and research history before spewing your politically ignorant bias for all to see. Ignorance and apathy is how the tyranny begins.

    21 out of 25 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 6, 2012

    great perspective

    This book speaks some great points. The left is so mis-guided and are totally pushing to ruin the our great country by creating a society of entitlements.

    15 out of 21 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 6, 2012

    This Author has the guts to shine the light on the real Slavemas

    This Author has the guts to shine the light on the real Slavemasters, a Government out of control, and a underclass willing to give up thier freedom for a loaf of bread.

    15 out of 21 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 6, 2012

    Excellent

    Worth your time... very interesting.

    9 out of 16 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 5, 2012

    Highly Recommended

    Deneen Borelli has done her homework. She is fluent with words and explains that the government is not the answer. From healthcare to unemployment she explains how the government is capapble of keeping us enslaved in a donward spiral of dependency. She understands that the American way of life can liberate us to be whatever we want to be regardless of our situation. A must read for those who appreciate what America is all about.

    8 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 23, 2012

    This book is a must read for all Americans. Mrs. Borelli does an

    This book is a must read for all Americans. Mrs. Borelli does an outstanding job of describing what we Proud Christian Conservatives, who are Black, must endure because we “think for ourselves”. I have found this to be true of others also. I have a Hispanic friend ask me “what is the book about?” After telling him he said “I am buying a book for my dad, as he is always catching flak because he did not agree with Obama’s agenda and did not vote for him”. He then said “I will give it to him after I read it”.
    It is a shame our schools do not teach our true history and so many do not know it. Do a little research and see which party fought for, our “racial equality” ? Research and find out “why was MLK Jr. a Republican”? Why did JFK, RFK, and J. Edgar Hoover run a “smear campaign” trying to discredit Dr. MLK Jr.? (Sounds like the tactics of David Axelrod and the Obama Team today? Did LBJ sign the civil rights laws willing or did the Republicans have to force the issue)?
    Which party fought for slavery? (Hint: Pelosi & Obama “you get your best bang for your stimulus dollar with welfare and unemployment compensation.”) Whatever happened to the American Dream and our healthy self-esteem? Have we become a nation seeking government handouts which the administration is currently promoting?
    Thank you, Mrs. Borelli, for Blacklash

    7 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 25, 2012

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    GREAT READ!!!!!! Do NOT miss this one!!!

    5 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 24, 2012

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    Deneen does an excellent job pointing out the problems most fear

    Deneen does an excellent job pointing out the problems most fear to say. Well educated on the subject you get an excellent view of the problem from an author who is non biased but presenting the facts. Well researched and great read. Don't miss this one.

    5 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 14, 2012

    Highly Recommend

    Ms. Borelli has hit this entire issue of class warfare and racism right on the head. She gives countless examples of how this administration and so-called prominent black liberals/democrats are so hell bent on pushing the race issue in this country and continuing to keep the black population in total ignorance (or as she so aptly calls it "on the government plantation"). It is a great read and I highly recommend it to everyone (especially Black liberals). Who knows, maybe they will learn sometthing and take a hard look at how the democrats really aren't interested in them getting ahead.

    4 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 20, 2012

    Excellent book that all Americans should read and digest it's content!

    This is an excellent book that reveals exactly what America is facing with this Obama disaster. Of course, the liberals and Democrats want to discredit her and call her racist,etc. That's hard to pull off when one considers Deneen Borelli's background and her self made character. Every true American alive who loves and is concerned for this great country should read this book and heed it's message. It hits the nail squarely on the head!!! If only the USA had more who thought like Ms. Berelli and who had the fortitude to fight for their beliefs as she does!!!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 3, 2012

    Very insightful

    Blacklash is a very insightful book. Great information how some people gain their riches by keeping the people they vow to protect in a state of dependability. Should be a must read book! While it is full of great knowledge it is also very easy and enjoyable to read.

    2 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 4, 2012

    Highly Recommend

    Very interesting reading a must read.

    2 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 31, 2012

    To the world: I don't think much of this product. It's ultimatel

    To the world: I don't think much of this product. It's ultimately racist, has a biased point of view, and is based on the idea that black people should "know their place," and they're getting mighty uppity. It seems like the Republicans have added another traitor to the black race into their fold.

    1 out of 18 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 20, 2012

    The writer's opinions and views are truly the unvarnished truth,

    The writer's opinions and views are truly the unvarnished truth, many in the MSM have difficulty is understanding there is a vast majority of citizens that can not believe the continued distortion of a conservatives views on any and all issues

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 9, 2012

    The truth of double standards.

    Great read.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 26, 2012

    Highly Recommended If You Dare!

    Despite the obvious indications that this book was written and put together in a hurried manner, it is still worth reading. It is great to FINALLY hear an African-American say what needs to be said and what I, and I am sure many others, have felt about race relations in the United States. Especially if you are of the generation that grew up during the Civil Rights movement of the 60's.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 11, 2014

    Must Read

    This book should be required reading for anyone who remembers or wants a truly free America. The threats Deneen receives is a sad example of what is going wrong with America.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 10, 2012

    Highly Recommended

    Excellent book,everyone should read.
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    0 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted October 13, 2012

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