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The Clapback

Your Guide to Calling out Racist Stereotypes

By Elijah Lawal

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A definitive guide to calling out racial stereotypes and understanding the meaning behind them

Clapback: [Noun / Verb] Responding to a (often ignorant) notion with a withering comeback; with the aim of shutting. it. down.
___________

In order to have an honest and open conversation about race, we need to identify areas where things are not right.

The Clapback: Your Guide to Calling Out Racist Stereotypes examines the evolution of the negative stereotypes towards the black community and arms you with the tools to shut them down once and for all. Taking readers on a journey through history, and providing facts and detailed research, this is an eye-opening and refreshing look at race and language.

With a light-hearted, razor sharp wit and a refreshing honesty, The Clapback is the handbook the world needs - dishing out the hard truths and providing a road map for bringing some 'act right' into our everyday lives.

It's time to Clapback.

Biographical Notes

Elijah is a PR manager at Google and is passionate about helping underrepresented people grow their careers in creative industries.

He was a finalist of the Penguin WriteNow scheme.

This is his first book.

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