‘Get your knee off our necks’- An Ebook by K. Festus
The critically acclaimed ‘Get your knee off our necks’ ebook by Festus Kayode, written in response to the death of George Floyd who died as a result of ex-minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin, who kept his knee on his neck for 8 minutes and 46 seconds, continues to soar up the charts. Click on the link or book image to be directed to the store.
The book which highlights the events that ensued following George’s death on the 25th of May, 2020 is a clever piece of literature consisting of advice as well as factual experience derived from years of perseverance and research. The book is a very prominent tool towards educating black youth’s and it pinpoints numerous routes to take to avoid falling victim to the threat of police brutality, systematic segregation and racial divide, both in the community and within the wider spectrum.
Festus brilliantly blends the advice from parents as well as mentors and consequently navigates around potential obstacles such as gang related issues, drugs, and other criminal activities to steer the youth in the right direction towards becoming prominent figures in life.