Holy Week prayer: Kyrie Eléison.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Kyrie eléison is Greek for “Lord have mercy.” Ladies and gentlemen, as we approach Easter – Resurrection Sunday – people we love, respect, and cherish are likely preparing to lift their voices in praise, in worship, and in thanksgiving to God. So am I. Easter/Resurrection Sunday is a religious holiday all about renewal. Holy Week should promote the reclamation of agape love:... [Read the full story]
Can Black Conservatives Support Stop & Frisk?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Stop-and-frisk is perhaps one of the most controversial issues in American policing today. The fundamental basis for the controversy regarding stop-and-frisk is the concept of racial profiling. There are two schools of thought in defining the term ‘racial profiling’: Race-incorporated profiling and race-reliant profiling. Race-incorporated profiling is the use of race as one of... [Read the full story]
Yes, Princeton Scientific Study: America is No Longer a Democracy; It’s Now an Oligarchy.
(ThyBlackMan.com) A scientific study done at Princeton University indicates that the United States is no longer a Democracy. The country has now morphed into an Oligarchy. That means that the nation is no longer controlled by the people. It is now controlled by a handful of wealthy and powerful puppet masters. It also means that we are no longer in a race war; we are now in a class war. Thus, the poor... [Read the full story]
Yes, Where do we stand?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Chaka Khan sang, “Tell me somethin’ good.” The 2014 National Urban League (NUL) report, State of Black America, “One Nation Underemployed; Jobs Rebuild America,” contains a lot of great information, but it will only prove to be “good” if we use it to build a solid and long lasting economic base. The 236 page report is full of statistics and insights Black people need... [Read the full story]
Al Sharpton’s White Supremacist Friends Used.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Poor Al Sharpton spent decades building up his name, only to have everything he built torn down overnight. Every news outlet in the country is carrying the story of how Al Sharpton was a government informant. News outlets are calling him “Rev. Rat.” Deciding to flip after being caught on tape making a drug deal back in the early 1980′s, he began wearing wires. The... [Read the full story]
Single, successful Black woman, where art thou?
(ThyBlackMan.com) I heard a child the other day ask his mother why Donald Duck comes out of the shower with a towel on? “Ducks live in the water. Why do they need showers?” she asked. I thought it was insightful, and funny, that a little kid who couldn’t have been more than 7 years old would be sharp enough to ask a question like that.
Likewise that started me thinking about questions that... [Read the full story]
Nullification & Secession – Unholy Grails.
(ThyBlackMan.com) “It’s amazing I’m in this maze with you/I just can’t crack your code/One day you’re screaming you love me loud/The next day you’re so cold/One day you’re here, one day you’re there, one day you care/You’re so unfair/sipping from your cup/‘Til it runneth over/Holy Grail.” So goes the hook of the 2013 hit single ‘Holy Grail’ from Jay Z and Justin Timberlake.... [Read the full story]
Yes, Whitewashing Republican Support of Civil Rights.
(ThyBlackMan.com) One of the best kept secrets over the past 50 years is that, proportionately, Republicans in Congress supported passage of the landmark 1964 Civil Rights Act by a much wider margin than Democrats.
As CNN.com reported, “The Guardian’s Harry J. Enten broke down the vote, showing that more than 80% of Republicans in both houses voted in favor of the bill, compared with more than... [Read the full story]
The Deteriorating Black Unemployment Rate – Up Again @ 12.4%.
(ThyBlackMan.com) At this time last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the black unemployment rate was 13.2 per cent and the United States economy created 88,000 new jobs. As we look back at those stats, the economy is now moving in the right direction as the March numbers this year are an improvement; 192,000 jobs were created by our economy and the official black unemployment... [Read the full story]
Manager Matthew Knowles Former Mistress Alexsandra Wright: A Case Of Manipulated Sympathy Gone Wrong?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Matthew Knowles, Beyonce’s father and former manager, has dirty laundry that has been all out in the public for years and many are taking different stances in the classic case of an affair gone terribly wrong.
In case you haven’t been following the story, Alexsandra Wright is the woman who had a son by Beyonce’s Father, Matthew Knowles.
I believe the story first broke in February... [Read the full story]
The Truth of Genesis: The Seven Years of Tribulation, Virtual Hell On Earth!
(ThyBlackMan.com) Starting on July 16th 1994, and lasting for seven days, twenty fragments of Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 were observed crashing into Jupiter, with one extra impact not being seen. There were three more fragments that were lost tract of, making it twenty-four fragments in all. My interpretation of the event is that the twenty observed impacts represented twenty years remaining for... [Read the full story]
Five Questions Rev. Al Sharpton doesn’t want you to ask about the FBI.
(ThyBlackMan.com) I was admittedly not surprised to find out about the deep connections between Rev. Al Sharpton, the FBI and the mafia. I’ve read things, heard things and seen things that gave me an awkward feeling when I spent time with him in New York. At the same time, I’ve never been one to assume that an affiliation with the FBI or even the mafia necessarily means that you’re a bad... [Read the full story]
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