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Marketing communications pioneer Tom Burrell is a recognized leader and change-agent credited with revolutionizing the use of positive and realistic images of African American’s in television advertising. His award-winning work acknowledged the purchasing power of the African American community and literally changed the face of American advertising. Burrell is the founder of The Resolution Project, a non-profit organization dedicated to self-healing and self-actualization. In 2004, he was inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame. A Southside native, Burrell lives with his wife Madeleine in Chicago.
Table of Contents
|The Scorch at the Bottom of the Melting Pot||p. 1|
|Relationship Wrecks||p. 13|
|Why Can't We Form Strong Families?|
|Studs and Sluts||p. 41|
|Why Do We Conform to Black Sexual Stereotypes?|
|Why are Black and Beautiful Still Contradictions?|
|Why Do We Keep Killing Each Other?|
|Slow Suicide||p. 107|
|Why Do We Neglect Body, Mind, and Spirit?|
|Buy Now, Pay Later||p. 135|
|Why Can't We Stop Shopping?|
|D'sWill Do||p. 161|
|Why Do We Expect So Little of Each Other-and Ourselves?|
|Bred to Be Led||p. 185|
|Why Do We So Willingly Give up Control of Our Lives?|
|Why Can't We Stick Together?|
|Why Is the Joke Always on Us?|
|Yes, We Must!||p. 255|
|Healing from the Inside Out|
|About the Author||p. 285|
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