2015 April : ThyBlackMan

Monday, December 11, 2017


Sisters, Stand Up.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We have been blessed by the Father with strong, beautiful, brilliant, brave Black men….Brothers. Without our brothers, we could not survive. Without our brothers, we would not have our children. Without our brothers, our race would be no more. We need our brothers. As we know, our brothers are under attack. Sisters, just take... [Read more...]

This Ain’t About CVS!!!! The Attempt To Cover Up Police Murders.

April 30, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It is April folks, the slow news cycle has ended and now hunting season has begun and WE ARE THE GAME!!!!! The murders of Walter Scott in South Carolina, Eric Harris of Tulsa, Philip White of New Jersey piggybacking off the murders and non conviction of Mike Brown and Eric Garner has left US dazed confused and OUR Youngsters... [Read more...]

Another Ol Thrilling Episode of Blacks Behaving Badly.

April 29, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) My brother texted me in Florida reporting from Baltimore, our hometown. He said the thugs have gotten crazy and need to be dealt with. My nephew who is a video journalist said it was appalling witnessing local black ministers arguing over street corners for their group of protesters, jockeying for position for the TV cameras. A... [Read more...]

SupportBlackOwned.com, The Black Communities Newest Lifeline For Growth.

April 29, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The newly launched, Support Black Owned, business directory is offering Black business owners and Black communities an online platform to connect and rebuild neighborhoods. This is offered through the website’s free features and increased popularity and growth. Its sole purpose is to create an awareness of Black owned businesses... [Read more...]

Succeeding While Black – 5 Ways to Avoid Altercations with the Police.

April 29, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) During the past few months, there has been numerous incidents— some tragic—where police officers were accused of brutality and abuse of power against African Americans, including Ferguson, South Carolina and New York being the most well-known. Some of the incidents were caught on video. There are nearly 780,000 sworn officers... [Read more...]

Baltimore Burning.

April 29, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In early April of 1968, Baltimore was on fire literally and figuratively. The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had just been assassinated. Profound sadness, anger, and disgust at the violent death of a man who championed social change exclusively through non-violent civil disobedience led to riots breaking out in many American... [Read more...]

Blacks should create their own empowerment villages.

April 28, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I rarely agree with my father, who is an orthopedic surgeon, but he made a lot of sense when he explained why many urban black neighborhoods have fallen into decay. He said the federal government’s desegregation of the U.S. population opened the floodgates for black attorneys, teachers, pharmacists, accountants, doctors and... [Read more...]

My greatest fear about the ole Baltimore riots.

April 28, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Baltimore seems to be on fire and the sad reality is that the moral high ground that could have been had is lost. Freddie Gray was buried today. He lost his life while in Baltimore police custody due to a severed spine. That is all I know — and actually all anyone knows. However, what is playing out before our eyes is the depraved... [Read more...]

Shocked—Again: Police Brutality.

April 28, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “America leads the world in shocks.” Those immortal words were spoken by the late Gil Scott-Heron during the Nixon “H2O Gate” era. Forty years later, Black people lead the world in shocks. We are shocked every time a Black person gets killed or abused by a police officer; we are shocked at the absence of indictments... [Read more...]

An Inevitable Race War Is Coming.

April 28, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) An inevitable race war is coming and you can choose a side or your color will choose it for you. It will not matter where you live, what you drive, how much you make or how many college degrees you have. Do I wish it to be so? No. Is it necessary? Maybe. When the angels came to Daniel and told him of things to come, Daniel wished... [Read more...]

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