What We Should Learn from Lupita Nyong’o Dark Skin?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Lupita Nyong’o, Oscar’s 2014 Best Supporting Actress is a role-model extraordinaire. She is beautiful, exciting to watch and represents a woman who is confident in her skin. I recently described her as ‘beauty from head to toe.”
For many of us, Lupita appeared from nowhere to master her first major movie role as Patsy in Oscar’s Best Picture of the Year, 12 Years a Slave.... [Read the full story]
Who Will Take This Woman?
(ThyBlackMan.com) A couple of months ago, I saw a picture that really disturbed me. It was a picture of a Sister that had a tattoo on her chest, and the tattoo was that of a specific part of the male anatomy and she boasted about a certain “skill set.” I thought to myself, how did the state of the Black Woman get to this?
I reflected back to an article that was written years ago, that stated... [Read the full story]
Five Ways To Protect Yourself From The American Economic Disaster.
(ThyBlackMan.com) My PhD is in Finance, so I know this field pretty well. I’ve taught dozens of students who’ve earned millions on Wall Street. I studied finance for several hours each day from the age of 18 to 31, and then became a full-time professor at Syracuse University. I’ve taught nearly every Finance class you can think of, and I’ve written more solo authored research papers in... [Read the full story]
OWN Oprah Winfrey Cusses At Linsday Lohan In New Documentary.
(ThyBlackMan.com) If anything, Oprah Winfrey is a person who knows how to sell a show. Pushing the OWN network has required this savvy businesswoman to pull all the stops to find ways to get people interested in what she has created.
The latest venture for Oprah is a head-to-head with Linsday Lohan, the mess of a woman who would have been in prison years ago if she were black. But Lindsay keeps... [Read the full story]
Thy End of Artificial Black Conservatism.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Black people are dramatically declining in sociopolitical power in the United States. While many recognize the problematic nature of the hegemonic control that the Democratic Party has on the black vote, many do not concern themselves with the fact that black conservatism is generally not respected as a serious intellectual movement. Black conservatism has the reputation of being... [Read the full story]
Detroit Is the Future!
(ThyBlackMan.com) One thing for certain, is that in politics, ethics and morality is a sign of cowardice. They are the dead weights of any autocratic disposition when it comes to profits and financial gain, in particular when buttressed on the backs and hard work of those whom anyone seeking and securing the highest office in these United States of America – the presidency, need to obtain power.
Thus... [Read the full story]
Who is Ladell Parks?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Over the last few years an actor been trying to find his way to fame but claim he hasn’t had any type of notices from the press or news media from the work he’s done.
His name is Jeremy L. Murph an young African American actor who say’s he has played small roles for films such as “17 again with Zac Efron” and in the upcoming new Spider-Man movie “The... [Read the full story]
Yes, Is Black Manhood Slowly Being Redefined Right Up Under Our Noses?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Is Black Manhood Slowly Being Redefined Right Up Under Our Noses?
…….or am I just some kind of romantic relic of a long gone time stuck in the past that will never ever return again?
Or maybe I’m right on point with my observation speaking for those who are afraid to because they just might lose their positions on a job or on a corporate board somewhere who would never tolerate... [Read the full story]
The Obama Haters: Rev. Jeremiah Wright Strikes Again.
(ThyBlackMan.com) At a Chicago Teacher’s Union event to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, Rev. Jeremiah Wright said that while the civil rights leader proclaimed “I have a dream,” Obama says…
“I have a drone.” A very witty quip coming from the good reverend, but I’m curious, why don’t these haters ever seem to have anything negative to say about the GOP? It’s... [Read the full story]
Yes, Redefining Truth has Consequences.
(ThyBlackMan.com) In all organized sports, there are clearly defined rules that must be adhered to. In all universities, there are clearly stated guidelines for admittance. In all religions, there are shared beliefs that all members must adhere to. Without these clearly defined rules of engagement (ROEs), there can be no order within groups; and without order there is nothing left but chaos.
Groups... [Read the full story]
Nothing New in Republican’s Smear of Obama on Ukraine.
(ThyBlackMan.com) GOP leaders took giddy delight in mocking President Obama’s 90-minute phone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin. This was Obama’s frontal effort to get Putin to stand down from his assault on the Ukraine. They called his talk with Putin weak, soft, and even cowardly. The GOP smears of Obama on his handling of the Ukrainian crisis are a virtual repeat of... [Read the full story]
What Actress Lupita Nyong’o Speech Can Teach Young Girls.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Lupita Nyong’o has been making her rounds on-screen at award shows and in the magazines, detailing her effortless fashion style. However, the moment that I felt a sense of connection with Lupita was during her speech on beauty standards and self-image.
Recently, Lupita Nyong’o attended Essence Magazine‘s Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon and it was there she delivered... [Read the full story]
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