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So Black Students Matter, White Students Don’t.
(ThyBlackMan.com) White students formed the Illini White Students Union at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and were called racist. Black students across campuses nationwide form Black Lives Matter groups, holding college presidents hostage to obnoxious demands and they’re praised as activists.
The group’s Facebook page stated it was formed to discuss issues affecting whites and “organize... [Read the full story]
Thanks-Giving: A Day Of Taking.
Our nation was born in genocide…We are perhaps the only nation which tried as a matter of national policy to wipe out its indigenous population. Moreover, we elevated that tragic experience into a noble crusade. Indeed, even today we have not permitted ourselves to reject or feel remorse for this shameful episode.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Thanksgiving is a national holiday that romanticizes... [Read the full story]
Neo-Black Conservatism: A culture of subversion.
(ThyBlackMan.com) “Stay the course”, “be cautious”, “be patient”,” change will come eventually”, the notion that the rising tide raises all of the boats in the harbor, all of these beliefs share the same fear based, self-loathing DNA. They come from a persuasion of people who are more interested in soothing the serial fears of uninformed whites rather than demand change that is specific... [Read the full story]
Are We Our Sister’s Keeper?
(ThyBlackMan.com) If there is one word that describes the present state of affairs between black men and women in America, it is ‘estrangement’. To be estranged is to “arouse especially mutual enmity or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection or friendliness. Black women hold black men in contempt. Black men regard black women with suspicion.
In a poll conducted by Millennium... [Read the full story]
(ThyBlackMan.com) The other day I was watching Empire by Lee Daniels. And, I enjoyed it, immensely. Evidently, I wasn’t alone in my sentiments because nine million other viewers tuned in. After further investigation, I discovered that not only was Empire the No.1 new show, but also the No. 2 scripted show, after Walking Dead.
The Lyon family: Lucious, Cookie, Andre, Jamal and Hakeem are all light... [Read the full story]
Facts on African Americans and Student Loan Debt.
(ThyBlackMan.com) When you think about student loan debt, do you really think about the implications it has on each race? If you did not, this article will help you realize that some students experience more financial hardship than others and some students are more prone to taking out loans than the next.
More Students Have Debt
Believe it or not, roughly one out of every five students owes student... [Read the full story]
The Big Reward in Donald Trump’s Perennial Race-Baiting.
(ThyBlackMan.com) First, front running GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump cheers on a crowd at a campaign rally in Birmingham, Alabama that physically and verbally assaults a black protestor. He then follows that up with a tweet on phony and doctored black crime figures that were so racist that even some staunch conservatives cringed at the ploy. They didn’t buy his lame, partial walk back excuse... [Read the full story]
Politics: The Disappearing Governors.
(ThyBlackMan.com) There is a painful irony in a recent decision of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, on the side of Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana, whom the U.S. Department of Justice tried to stop from making charter schools widely available to minority youngsters in his state.
The Circuit Court’s decision over-ruled a lower court decision on the side of the Justice Department, which... [Read the full story]
5000 Role Models and Call Me Mister in Duval County Public Schools.
(ThyBlackMan.com) The need for qualified male teachers is a serious issue in school systems nationally. Public, private, parochial and in higher education the demand for male teachers is high, but the availability of male teachers is small.
There are multiple reasons, for the decline of men in education, to many to mention in this Blog.
“My Quest To Teach” is about my experiences and desire not... [Read the full story]
The Murdering of Black Men!
(ThyBlackMan.com) Black men know why we are murdered. We talk about it. Black men know why we are incarcerated. We mull about it. Black men know why we are mis-educated. Dr. Carter G. Woodson penned a book about it! We may play stupid; we may even act stupid; but, trust me, we are far from stupid. We know exactly what’s going on!
For starters, Black men, intellectually, are the most intimidatingly... [Read the full story]
Part 2: 15 Tips For Being Healthy On A Tight Budget.
AVOID FRIED FOODS
All oils used at restaurants are derived from a GMO substance coupled with the meat or French fries, which are most likely GMO. Chemicals from the food and the oil damage your body. Instead pick the healthier choice of roasting, grilling, or broiling.
CANNED AND FROZEN VEGETABLES
If access to fresh produce is limited, canned vegetables are the best alternative.... [Read the full story]
Part 1: The Privilege Of Being Healthy In America.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Having a healthy lifestyle in America is a privilege relegated to those with the socio-economic status that provides the opportunity and environment for healthy practices. The poor must endure all the social ills and are unfairly ostracized by social dynamics out of their control that dictate the level of health they and their loved ones are able to experience. The myth circulating... [Read the full story]
Ol Political Translations.
(ThyBlackMan.com) It is amazing how many different ways the same thing can be said, creating totally different impressions. For example, when President Barack Obama says that defeating ISIS is going to take a long time, how is that different from saying that he is going to do very little, very slowly? It is saying the same thing in different words.
Defenders of the administration’s policies may... [Read the full story]
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