Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton reaches out for his supporters.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Someone might want to inform Hillary Clinton that greed and envy are two of the seven deadly sins.
Her new revised tax plan would raise the estate tax to as high as 65 percent — up from 40 percent, where it is today. She would also apply this hated death tax to as many as twice as many estates.
It’s one of her dumbest ideas yet — and that is saying a lot. It won’t... [Read the full story]
When Was America Great?
(ThyBlackMan.com) American, the land of opportunity. But is that enough to make a country great? Trump says make America great again and Hillary says America never stopped being great. But my question is when was America ever great in the first place? And for all the people who accept the Trump or Hillary talking points, what is your definition of “great“?
Let’s see what the evidence... [Read the full story]
The paradox of voting Democratic: Sounds great, but where’s the progress?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Last week President Obama stood before the Congressional Black Caucus and gave his final speech as the acting Commander-in-Chief. The tone was very relaxed. At times it was playful. He was on friendly territory, a familiar neighborhood where you know everyone by their first names. It was like he walked into the door at Cheers and everyone said “Hey Barrack.” Still, it was his... [Read the full story]
Changing America’s Narrative: The New African-American History Museum Opens on the National Mall.
(ThyBlackMan.com) “In the shadow of the Jefferson Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the King Memorial, and the front yard of the Washington Monument, like a phoenix, our museum will rise…Believe me, if we can build a museum…there’s nothing that you can’t do. There’s nothing you can’t reach. There’s nothing you can’t teach, but it begins with the vision, and it begins with a vision... [Read the full story]
Blue Code Of Silence — Cops Step Forward.
(ThyBlackMan.com) The day after Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler announced first degree manslaughter charges would be filed against Tulsa officer Betty Shelby for gunning down distressed motorist Terence Crutcher, the Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable and other civil rights organizations held a press conference. They announced that they were calling on the Los Angeles Police Department,... [Read the full story]
Donald Trump is Right!.. and Trump is Wrong about African Americans!
(ThyBlackMan.com) When you look at how this election cycle is unfolding at the national level and count losers and winners, African Americans (AA) would have to rank as the biggest losers. You ask, how do you draw that conclusion? Here is how. Even with
1) an African American president sitting in the White House,
2) a seasoned Congressional Black Caucus in Congress,
3) an African American media that... [Read the full story]
To Serve & Protect: Colin Kaepernick.
(ThyBlackMan.com) As a Vet, I totally understand what it means to serve and protect and to sacrifice self for the well being of someone else. And in my eyes, that’s exactly what professional athlete Colin Kaepernick is doing. The move he made on Americas biggest stage was not only sacrificial, but also a service call for protection not only from the poorly trained or crooked cops, but from America... [Read the full story]
Black Preachers remain silent during Charlotte riots?
(ThyBlackMan.com) Where are the black preachers in the wake of days of lawless anarchy in Charlotte, North Carolina? Most are either missing in action, or worse – siding with the rioters.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police repeatedly told 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott to drop his gun before they shot and killed him. But false reports spread by Scott’s family and the media that the “victim” was... [Read the full story]
Billionaire George Soros and His Antagonism Toward Israel.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Billionaire George Soros generally does not hide the fact that he uses the considerable funds at his disposal to support his extremist, leftist ideals.
So when he does hide something, it should raise some serious questions.
A series of leaked documents recently revealed that Soros’ philanthropy network, the Open Society Foundations, has been giving money to a number of anti-Israel... [Read the full story]
Education Gap – In Black & White…
(ThyBlackMan.com) “You’re getting your inheritance early.” Those were my father’s words to me as he explained that he was taking money that he might have left me in his will and spending it on my private school tuition. My father’s reasoning was that I would be able to create more wealth for his grandchildren if he invested in my education. Thanks to his wisdom, I would go on to graduate... [Read the full story]
Regarding Charlotte, NC – Black & Blue Lives and Lies.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Hi Folks. These are a few thoughts from the road. Mary and I are driving from our home in Florida up to visit her family in West Virginia and my family in Maryland. On Saturday, Pumphrey, the community I grew up in is having an event honoring my 88 year old preacher dad. Dad was a pillar of our black community. In the 60’s, we Pumphrey elementary school students were bused... [Read the full story]
Binary Election, 2016 it could happen.
(ThyBlackMan.com) I often hear the argument that the 2016 election is a binary election, offering no choice but Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton. If neither of the candidates represents you, this “binary” choice is no election at all. Yet representation is the defining practical goal of the U.S. Constitution. Turning voters into quanta that must go one way or another, according to the programming... [Read the full story]
Yes, Our Generals Have Been Reduced to Rubbish.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Rubble is a noun that describes waste or debris from the demolition of buildings in the form of stone, brick, and/or concrete. After saying U.S. “generals under Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have not been successful,” and that under their leadership “generals have beenreduced to rubble, reduced to a point where it is embarrassing for our country” during a media extravaganza... [Read the full story]
11 Reasons Why African-Americans “Love” Donald Trump.
(ThyBlackMan.com) Before anyone reaches for a pain reliever, note that the word love is in quotation marks, which gives readers an intuitive clue of what this commentary is really about. Now on to the count-down!
11. Famous and Devoted Loyalists: Stars who support Trump, reads like a Who’s Who of D-List Celebrities, including Apprentice alum Omarosa Manigault, and former sports icons Mike Tyson,... [Read the full story]
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