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6 Qualities of a Happy, Regret-Free Relationship…

March 31, 2011 by  
Filed under Misc., News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We, as individual people, can really make a mess of our lives and relationships, leaving ourselves and our loved ones with more regrets than we know what to do with. We can manipulate our children, undermine our spouses, and destroy our friendships; it’s a reality we all face sooner or later. Thankfully though, God has given... [Read more...]

10 Ways To Stay Younger Longer…

March 31, 2011 by  
Filed under Health, Misc., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We have found the fountain of youth… Well the proverbial fountain of youth. As we grow older we have the tendency to worry about aging gracefully. We want to look and feel as young and vibrate as we did ten years ago. We may not be able to turn back the hands of time or slow down the clock, but we can slow down our aging process.... [Read more...]

The State of Black America: Why Obama Needs to Listen to the Urban League…

March 31, 2011 by  
Filed under Misc., News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Urban League recently gathered for its State of Black America Conference to discuss issues and concerns that black Americans face across the United States.  The conference is both respected and cherished by a community that continuously seeks those who can righteously advocate for the issues that matter the most to black... [Read more...]

Can Public Education Be Fixed In America?

March 31, 2011 by  
Filed under Education, Misc., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) No, But It Can Be Reinvented… A massive public debate has ensued around education. From the White House and Congress down to every state, every urban city, the discussion is not “how do we reinvest in education” but “if we should reinvent in public education.” It’s an asinine question given the investment our... [Read more...]

Anatomy of an Urban Influencer (Infographic)…

March 31, 2011 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This week, we were able to add to the experience of what has already been an exciting history for http://Influential1s.com: we were featured on a panel on social media and urban influencers. Between soaking in our co-panelist, Reverend Run’s Words of Wisdom and sharing much of our own, we enjoyed ourselves thoroughly.  We... [Read more...]

Congressional Black Caucus Struggles With Question of Race…

March 30, 2011 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) How black should the Congressional Black Caucus be? That might seem like a strange question, but it’s one the CBC has grappled with throughout its 40-year history. White Members of Congress have occasionally tried to join, but the group has remained firm: The CBC is for blacks only. Many of its members say the concept of an... [Read more...]

Al-Lateef Farmer; No Longer Waiting His Turn…

March 30, 2011 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, Misc., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) And, with this knowledge I have learned That salvation cannot be earned. And, though many bridges I have burned God is waiting for me to turn                                     Brian Courtney Wilson “Waiting to Turn” I don’t remember the exact words that caused the stream of tears down... [Read more...]

NCAA President: College Athletes Should Be Paid…A Little Bit…

March 30, 2011 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Every now and then, some families get to experience “that intervention moment.”  This is when the uncle who’s been getting high, drunk and abusive every single day finally admits that he might have a problem.  Of course he still minimizes the significance of his issues, but he has at least opened the door to getting the... [Read more...]

5 Easy Ways To Boost Your Immunity…

March 30, 2011 by  
Filed under Health, Misc., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Your immune system is like an internal body guard.  Its job is to protect you from the danger of viruses, fungi, bacteria, infections and cancers that may try to attack and invade your body.  Like any well-trained guard, your immune system remembers previous attackers and prepares for the next attack so it won’t happen again. ... [Read more...]

60 Minutes’ Byron Pitts and the N-Word: The Need For Top-Down Reprogramming…

March 30, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “The Eurocentric educational philosophy will not provide you with the tools to conquer a system that oppresses you.” — Dr. Asa Hilliard, 1933 – 2007 Visualize a circle about the size of a grapefruit, and imagine that the space inside this circle represents an individual’s total, inclusive realm of... [Read more...]

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