Friday, February 14, 2020

NOTHING TO LOSE, EVERYTHING TO GAIN: BEING BLACK AND CONSERVATIVE IN AMERICA, by Kathy Barnette (Author)

Publisher: Center Street (February 4, 2020) 

Conservative political commentator Kathy Barnette shares how liberal leadership has failed the black community and how being a democrat is not synonymous with your skin color.

During his first historic run for the presidency in 2016, Donald Trump made an impassioned plea to the black community. “Give me a chance,” he said. “What the hell do you have to lose?” According to Kathy Barnette, black Americans have nothing to lose, except for crime ridden communities, neighborhoods that have become shooting galleries, more social welfare program, and the mocking indifference of the Democrat party. Barnette argues that even a cursory look into the black community reveals the destabilizing effect liberal policies have had on the black family. There was a time when Barnette bought into the same lie as everyone else-that if you’re black, you must be a democrat. In fact, she was born into the Democrat party just as much as she was born into brown skin. There was no point of separation. Until she began to understand what it truly means to be black in America. Barnette contends that being black is more than just the color of her skin. It’s a culture and a consciousness, too. In NOTHING TO LOSE, EVERYTHING TO GAIN, Barnette writes about why liberal policies have failed the black community time and time again – and will fail the larger American community as Democrats rush to the hard Left of the party. From the “Great Society” to Kanye West’s ongoing war with the liberal establishment, this book provides sharp, eloquent commentary on the most pressing issues facing black Americans today: broken family structure, loss of identity, the legacy of slavery, and more. Barnette argues that President Trump has not been willing to presume that the “black vote” is a foregone conclusion resting comfortably in the back pockets of Democrats. With his plainspoken style and willingness to face harsh truths, the president has done more for the black community than any president since Abraham Lincoln. Barnette insists the time is now to get back what has been lost, to fix the brokenness, and to recognize and support those who are actually working in our favor. We have nothing to lose, and even more to gain.

KATHY BARNETTE is a conservative, Black, mother, and wife. She is also a Republican  candidate for Pennsylvania’s 4th congressional district.

WEBSITE: https://kathybarnetteforcongress.com

She is a veteran, a former adjunct Professor of Corporate Finance, a conference speaker, and a Conservative political commentator. She served her country proudly for ten years in the Armed Forces Reserves, where she was accepted into Officer Candidacy School. Her corporate career includes working with two major financial institutions and in corporate America. Kathy sat on the Board of a pregnancy crisis center for five years. She lives in Virginia.

MIGHTY JOHN MARSHALL , RECORD APPRAISAL EXPERT  IS BACK TO DISCUSS TOP VALENTINE’S DAY RECORDS

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Mighty John’s Record Appraisal Guide on CD lists the values for over a million records by over 65,000 recording artists from 1902 to the present day including all Rock N Roll, Doo Wop, Rockabilly, Surf, Country, Blues, Soul, Motown, British Invasion, Disco, Punk, Heavy Metal, New Wave, Northern Soul, Jazz, Pop, Big Band, and Comedy records. 

 

 

 

 

 

 “10 RECORDS WITH ‘LOVE’ IN THE TITLE WORTH UP TO $100.00 OR MORE.”

w/ps= with picture sleeve

(Year and label)- (Recording artist)… (Title)……………………………….(Near mint value)

1964 Red Bird LP- Dixie Cups… “Chapel of Love”………………………………$100.00

1966 Motown 45- Supremes… “You Can’t Hurry Love” w/ps…………….$125.00

1967 Capitol 45- The Beatles… “All You Need is Love” w/ps……………..$150.00

1965 Epic LP- Yardbirds… “For Your Love”…………………………………………$200.00

1964 Tollie 45- Beatles… “Love Me Do” w/ps……………………………………$500.00

(1972) (RCA 45)…Elvis Presley… “Burning Love” (gray label)………………$750.00

(1981) (LEATHUR LP)…Motley Crue… “To Fast for Love”
(“Motley in black print. “Crue” in white print on cover)………..$1000.00

1958 Vee Jay 45- Jerry Butler… “For Your Precious Love”……………….$2,500.00

1961 RCA 7 inch 33…Elvis… “Can’t Help Falling in Love” w/ps………$16,000.00

1966 Soul 45- Frank Wilson… “Do I Love You”………………………………$40,000.00