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Occupy Wall Street Protest; Personal Finance Takeaways, etc…

September 30, 2011 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last week, one of the most controversial protests began in New York City. The protestors are talking about the applications of financial education. They are sleeping outside, they are being arrested, they are bringing attention to some very sensitive financial conversations and they just might be teaching us all a thing or two... [Read more...]

Dr. Conrad Murray Trial, not the late Michael Jackon…

September 30, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Dr. Conrad Murray’s defense, his only real defense against the charge of involuntary manslaughter of Michael Jackson, is a simple one. He says that Jackson in effect killed himself. That he was so hopelessly drug addicted that he pumped himself up with the fatal drug or combination of drugs that killed him. The unstated... [Read more...]

Troy Davis and black community genocide before all.

September 30, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I am not angry at all about the execution of Troy Davis and can’t understand for the life of me why so many of us are when in every hearing on every level of the justice system, the conviction was upheld.  Is it because it was another black man? Well, I’ll be doggone. Another black man is killed by a “system,” but... [Read more...]

Black America; Quit Bitching uttered by Barack Obama…

September 30, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Like any good self-proclaimed intellectual brotha, I’ve spewed a million and one theories and solutions for what ails the black community here. Of course, this all sounds great on paper (or in my case, your tablet), but in the real world, there are very few easy fixes for chronic black unemployment. Regardless of what you... [Read more...]

Herman Cain race an issue?

September 30, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is on fire these days. The former pizza mogul-turned-presidential hopeful scored an impressive first place showing in the recent Presidency 5 straw poll in Florida. Coming from the bottom of the heap of the GOP pack to number one is no easy feat. But people are asking whether his... [Read more...]

It is Real: Mental Health Illness in the African American Community…

September 30, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) African Americans are the least likely to acknowledge they are depressed. Two important factors account for depression in the black community including economic and cultural impoverishment. The Full Circle Life Enrichment Center, a not-for profit organization, based in New York, educates African American families about mental... [Read more...]

Ron Paul, President Obama what can be learn from Africa Leader Mugabe…

September 30, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Hard to imagine it was just four years ago that pundits across the globe were slinging harsh and vilifying attacks against Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe. They asserted that Mugabe under the banner of populism and black sovereignty had run and was continuing to run the country’s economy into the ground. Inflation’s... [Read more...]

Black Male Athletes, Do intake my message…

September 29, 2011 by  
Filed under Misc., News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) My brothers: I’ve wanted to write this open letter to all of you for a long time. That is because I am not only a huge admirer of what you do as sportsmen but also because I care, and I am deeply concerned about the state of Black male athletes in America today. You see, like many of you, I grew up with a single mother and... [Read more...]

Fair Tax, For Rich and all…

September 29, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There are not enough rich people to make up the trillion dollar deficit that Mr. Obama is proposing and the rest of the cuts proposed are anticipated not real savings, e.g. drawing down troops which may not occur if other outbreaks and natural  disasters demand funds.  The lies of this and other administrations reveal that... [Read more...]

Tale of 2 America’s: White and Black…

September 29, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) America is falling apart and is reverting to what it always was: two nations inside of one. A frightening prospective but not unexpected given the lack of leadership in Washington; both party’s included as well as each branch of government. Maybe unbeknownst to the President also, given that he is asking people to fight on... [Read more...]

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