Stand For Something OR Stand For Nothing: The Story Of How A Mother And Daughter Fought One Of The Richest Men In The World #2020

Stand For Something OR Stand For Nothing: The Story Of How A Mother And Daughter Fought One Of The Richest Men In The World By Ebony Jones-Kuye Stand For Something OR Stand For Nothing The Story Of How A Mother And Daughter Fought One Of The Richest Men In The World In Former NBA owner Donald Sterling acquired the Ard Apartments in mid Wilshire Los Angeles California where Kandynce Jones was living for many years before the acquisition Kandynce Jones a Bl
  • Title: Stand For Something OR Stand For Nothing: The Story Of How A Mother And Daughter Fought One Of The Richest Men In The World
  • Author: Ebony Jones-Kuye
  • ISBN: 9780692444702
  • Page: 369
  • Format: Paperback
  • Stand For Something OR Stand For Nothing: The Story Of How A Mother And Daughter Fought One Of The Richest Men In The World By Ebony Jones-Kuye In 2002, Former NBA owner Donald Sterling acquired the Ard Apartments in mid Wilshire Los Angeles, California where Kandynce Jones was living for many years before the acquisition Kandynce Jones, a Black woman who was legally blind, right side paralyzed due to a bad spinal fusion surgery, and suffered with Sickle Cell Anemia was just living peacefully in her apartmentIn 2002, Former NBA owner Donald Sterling acquired the Ard Apartments in mid Wilshire Los Angeles, California where Kandynce Jones was living for many years before the acquisition Kandynce Jones, a Black woman who was legally blind, right side paralyzed due to a bad spinal fusion surgery, and suffered with Sickle Cell Anemia was just living peacefully in her apartment until Donald Sterling realize she was Black As the building management started to change due to the acquisition, overt cruelty towards African American and Latino tenants began to be undeniable News websites like ESPN, Huffingtonpost, and latimes, later shared that when Donald Sterling had first purchased the complex, he made mention of an order, stating that it was because all the blacks in the building they smell, they re not cleand, it s because of all of the Mexicans that just sit around and smoke and drink all day After this, he said, So, we have to get them out of here Kandynce Jones and her daughter, Ebony Jones had to stand up and fight against one of the most richest and most prominent men in the world with no money or big time Attorneys that Donald Sterling had in his pockets, they took a strong stand against the opposition that threatened to make them feel small and invisible This is a true story of how a mother and daughter prove that even in the face of insurmountable circumstances proving that it doesn t really matter who you are or where you come fromOnly that you continue to stand
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    About "Ebony Jones-Kuye"

    1. Ebony Jones-Kuye

      A lifelong Los Angeles resident who loves Thriller movies and learning about History In between working in HR Recruiting, hanging with her husband and daughter, and being active in Top Ladies of Distinction which is a non profit humanitarian organization, I have found the time to write my first book which is a true life story based on real events that happen in my life My mother and I faced devastating situations and not only fought to hold on to each other through poverty, discrimination, physical disabilities, death, but also to stand strong against the opposition that threatened to make us feel small and invisiblermer NBA Clippers owner Donald Sterling.My first book, Stand For Something or Stand For Nothing has already received excellent reviews on since it was release date on July 27th I am working on my second book which will be based on my experience in West Africa It will come out in Spring of 2016 To learn you can visit my website ebonyjones, or follow me on Twitter ebonyjones0521 or find out news at my Facebook fan pagefacebook EbonyJonesKu

    516 thoughts on “Stand For Something OR Stand For Nothing: The Story Of How A Mother And Daughter Fought One Of The Richest Men In The World”

    1. This book is like an intimate conversation with the author The story pulled me in and though sad at times I felt inspired The author has a knack for making you feel the emotion behind the words You will feel the story and love the author Great read intense and emotional very Uplifting.


    2. I love the story of Ebony Jones and Kandynce Jones who never gave up on life or fighting Donald Sterling This book is amazing I ordered this book on Barnes Noble and I had to create an account to rate this wonderful book because this story is amazing I love reading and I needed a book to lift me up and I never expected this would be the book It s a story that everyone can relate to in their everyday life A daughter that grew up fast to care for a sick mother and a mother who didn t stop fighting [...]


    3. This book was awesome The personal perspective that the author takes makes you feel that she sees herself no better than anybody else, and that we all go through things, some really awful, but you should never, EVER, give up I ve been through a lot of things in my life, serious things, and this book makes me realize that you can be stronger than you think you can If she and her Mother, her ailing Mother, could take on Donald Sterling, I can take on just as much, if not Bravo


    4. Such a wonderful book of a mother and daughter One of my favorite books this year The author kept my attention all the time in this book This was a good weekend read for me I am now lending the book to my sister to spread the word of this wonderful story


    5. Fascinating story It really proves no matter your status,you should always fight up violation,it teaches how to surmount difficult task in this world.I really admire it.


    6. Stand for Something is something I really enjoyed reading Ebony Jones Kuye writing style is very conversational, almost as if she s sitting across the table and having a cup of coffee and discussing this topic with me This memoir covers her time growing up part in Texas, mostly in California, trying to get a good education while dealing with her brother s death, gangs, her mom s health issues stemming from Sickle Cell Anemia, and eventually the housing discrimination that her mom and many others [...]


    7. This was such an inspirational book to read People go through so much everyday and never stop to realize that there is someone that is struggling harder than you and made it This story made me sad, upset, angry, and happy, and inspired I was sad because of all the pain that the mother and daughter went through in their lives, I was upset and angry at Donald Sterling and because I supported him at a time that he was an unknown racist to me with a mainly black basketball team, and I was happy and [...]


    8. I really appreciate the message put forth with Stand for Something or Stand for Nothing I think it s important for people to learn about these kinds of struggles so they might feel inspired to tackle such injustices on their own.Kandynce Jones has already had so much going against her in life before Donald Sterling tried to make it all that much worse The fact that she and her daughter had the energy to try and take on a goliath like Sterling is very inspiring.Ebony Jones Kuye s book is a true s [...]


    9. This book review is long overdue I started reading this book Stand for Something or Stand for Nothing and I could not put it down The Author s personal real life experiences are those you can relate with Losing FAMILY that are so close and dear to your heart and having the stregth to continue a up hill battle all alone.Also gathering the courage within to fight against one of the most powerful and richest man is truly amazing This is an awesome book Always stand for what you beleive in no matter [...]


    10. Wonderful read Could not put it down I knew the story line going inbut it was the heartfelt writing and messages of strength and new definitions of what a family can look and be, for any one of us, that was most compelling.


    11. InspiringI started this at bedtime and stayed up to finish it Very inspiring, but sad that people like Donald Sterling still walk among us.





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