By Deneen Borelli
This country is at a crossroads. We can either reverse direction or nosedive into a cycle of dependency that is turning America into a welfare nation ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´å a ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇgovernment plantationÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å« where the underclass are doomed to 21st-century servitude. Now Deneen Borelli, one of the most visible and outspoken black conservatives in the country, is fighting back ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´å taking action, not just talking ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´å and speaking up for those who canÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàt or are too afraid to do so.
BorelliÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàs argument is a solid one: The problem begins with President Barack Obama, whose policy overreach has frozen racial tensions in this country when he should have been thawing them. The left, having introduced the race card to defend Obama from the massive unpopularity of his policies, has turned a blind eye to the leadership failures that have spread down through black career politicians. Traitors to minority success, who are causing a cycle of oppression in America, specifically include Charles Rangel, Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson, each of whom has enriched himself at the expense of his community. Borelli also challenges the 95 percent of the black Americans who voted for Obama without caring about or vetting his dangerous politics.
Borelli doesnÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàt stop there. She speaks out against the elites and crony capitalists who drive expensive government policies such as needless green initiatives and ObamaCare. She decries government regulation and exposes the NAACP as nothing more than a liberal front group. She points out each grave flaw in the current administration, big government, unions and special-interest groups. She demands that new black leaders abandon the false rhetoric and inexcusable lies of so-called progressive politics. She asks the questions that people of all colors are afraid to ask, and delivers the honest, unyielding and controversial answers that have made her the favorite of the left-wing firing squad.
Today, with taking a stand against Obama, comes the fear of being called a racist. There is no fear in Deneen Borelli. Her outspoken voice gives everyone the courage and ammunition needed to stand up against destructive progressive tyrants. She is a brave critic, bold and proactive ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´å not reactive. Hers is a story a lot of people donÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàt want to hear ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´å no matter how firmly they believe it to be true. Deneen Borelli is here to ignite a fire in independent-minded Americans. "Blacklash" is the fuse.
ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇIÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàm conservative. I believe in the power of the individual. IÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàm a freethinker, and I love my country. Yes, IÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàm also black, but that fact has nothing to do with my belief in limited government. I donÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàt like President Barack ObamaÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàs progressive policies and his administrationÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàs spending habits. But some people apparently think that my economic concerns shouldnÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàt supersede my racial allegiance.
ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇNobody wants to be told theyÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàre racist simply because they are too conservative to buy into ObamaÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàs policies. People are too nervous to speak out, so IÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàm speaking out for them. We need change. We really do. We just canÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàt afford the kind that Obama and the Washington elites are currently advocating.ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«
- Deneen Borelli
About 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 to Fox News Channel 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. DeneenÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàs 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 of the Opportunity Charter School in Harlem, N.Y. Previously, she served as Manager of Media Relations with the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE). In that capacity, Deneen was executive producer and co-host of ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇThe CORE Hour,ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å« a weekly Internet radio talk show. Prior to joining CORE, Deneen worked at Philip Morris USA for 20 years in various positions, her last as project management coordinator in the Information Management department where she was responsible for the departmentÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ÌÎÌ_Ì´åÇÌÎå«Ì´Ìàs 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.
- Hardcover: 304 pages
- Publisher: Threshold Editions (March 6, 2012)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1451642865
- ISBN-13: 978-1451642865
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