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Yes Six Surprising Ways The Health Care Law Will Change Your Life.

June 29, 2012 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Many of the Affordable Health Care Act’s sweeping effects have been the main focus of discussion. But, inside of this law’s 2,700 pages are many lesser known preventive changes that could affect your life…many in very surprising ways. Free preventive care Mammograms, physical exams, colonoscopies, vaccinations — these... [Read more...]

Mitt Romney listen now…

June 29, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Now that Mitt Romney is the defacto nominee for the Republican Party, I have been reflecting on the state of the presidential race as it enters the final stretch.  As a political strategist, I understand the necessity to run to the right during the Republican primary and then migrate to the center during the general election. It... [Read more...]

Yes Exploitation in Love & Hip Hop Atlanta Lives By Votes.

June 29, 2012 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The premieres of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta and Hollywood Exes has the Black blogosphere once again all a buzz about the degradation of Black women and the need for better programming to show more positive images of the Black community. The tipping point to this latest round of we need to do better discussion is a petition being... [Read more...]

Draft Night At The Atlanta Hawks Headquarters.

June 28, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Upon entering the 18th floor offices at the Atlanta Hawks headquarters in downtown Atlanta I got the sense that there was no pressure on the team to make a solid pick tonight with the 23rd overall pick. The Hawks staff and other members of the media were all laid back, eating and shooting the bull. The Hawks are what you might... [Read more...]

Black Journalists love fest with President Obama.

June 28, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Glen Ford from BlackAgendaReport.com wrote  an insightful review of the recent appearance of Obama Administration Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett at the National Association of Black Journalists convention.  Ford makes the point that the attendees at the convention were more concerned with being a part of the presidential fan... [Read more...]

10 Ways Single Black Dads Can Create Lasting Summer Memories.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Summertime has always been my favorite time of the year, probably because it was my father’s favorite time of the year. I was a Daddy’s girl, and summertime meant we got to hit the streets of New York and explore all that the Big Apple has to offer. My father, an immigrant of Jamaica, West Indies, had a knack for bringing... [Read more...]

Wonder Why They Call You A Bitch? ( Part 2 )

June 27, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Oftentimes, I read or I hear some Black Women say that “All Black Men are Dogs“. Well if you subscribe to this theory, then who is giving BIRTH to these so called dogs? If you call yourself a Bad Bitch then your ONLY OPTION is a dog. If you are the so called baddest bitch then your ONLY OPTION is the worst dog. As... [Read more...]

Yeah The Supreme Court Legalizes Racial Profiling.

June 26, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In an unsurprising move the U.S. Supreme Court upheld one of four parts of the Arizona’s immigration law. While deciding in a 5 to 3 decision that three parts of the law were unconstitutional and that regulating immigration should be left up to the federal government, the court decided unanimously that police and other law... [Read more...]

Tupac, Universal Music Group, Interscope Records implicated in drug sting.

June 26, 2012 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The hip-hop world has been blowing up over recent revelations that the former ceo of Czar Entertainment, James Rosemond was involved in the 1994 attack on rapper Tupac Shakur who was ambushed in an NYC elevator sustaining gunshots wounds from which he would recover.  Some believe this started a chain of events, which resulted... [Read more...]

Yeah Three Ways to Save America’s Black Boys. ( Part 3 )

June 26, 2012 by  
Filed under Brother Talk, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) What do you want out of life? The question cuts to the core of the dilemma facing a vast majority of teenage Black boys preparing to walk down the aisle of “Pomp and Circumstance” into a society about which they know very little. A small percentage of the perplexed will buy more time to answer the question by furthering... [Read more...]

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