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The “Black” Woman’s Mouth and Sandra Bland.

July 24, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) First of all, let me say the recent death of Sandra Bland in Texas was a tragedy that did not need to happen and my prayers are with her family. That being said, as a former detective, I have viewed the video confrontation between Bland and the Texas State Trooper. Here are the facts. Bland was irate and confrontational with... [Read more...]

The Jesse Jacksonizing Of Donald Trump.

July 24, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) They are Jesse Jacksonizing Donald Trump. Every reporter that covers his story is always sure to say that he can’t win the nomination. Is that so? Isn’t he leading by a wide margin against 15 other candidates, each commanding but a sliver of support? They did the same thing to Jesse Jackson. Every time his name came up, back... [Read more...]

A Golden Nugget Hidden in the Donald Trump Spectacle.

July 23, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I know. I know. As a veteran political activist, I am suppose to be extremely upset with Donald Trump, out there saying what some on both sides of the political aisle consider to be outrageous things. But folks, I cannot help myself. It is thrilling to watch someone in the arena of ideas not playing the game according to the... [Read more...]

Four Ways Effective Leadership Help an Organization Thrive.

July 23, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Businesses require a lot of elements to transform from a simple concept to industry leading examples of success. One particular factor that weighs heavily along the road to success is the presence of effective leadership. Whether the organization is led by a single person or a group of people, the guiding hands and thoughts of... [Read more...]

If You Are Stopped By Police Act Like A Second Class Citizen.

July 23, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Let’s clear this up right now. If you are African American and you are stopped by the police do not behave as if you have rights equal to everyone else in this society.  A Black woman in Texas was pulled over for not signalling as she changed lanes. When the policeman who stopped her asked, “Would you mind putting... [Read more...]

Four Smoothies To Naturally Jumpstart Your Libido.

July 22, 2015 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Sometimes it takes a little bit of a boost for the libido to get going, and for some, popping a pill to become excited is a regular requirement. While man-made sexual supplements have been proven to enhance sexual function, there are natural ways to boost the libido by using foods that contain vitamins and nutrients known to... [Read more...]

American Politics: The Fact-Free Left.

July 22, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The outrage over another multiple murder of American military personnel on American soil by another Islamic extremist has been exacerbated by the fact that these military people had been ordered to be unarmed — and therefore sitting ducks. Millions of American civilians have also been forbidden to have guns, and are... [Read more...]

Bill Cosby; Heathcliff Huxtable is dead.

July 21, 2015 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Power tends to corrupt – and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” ~Sir John Dalberg-Acton It’s true that we should all be presumed innocent until proven guilty. However, once that guilt has been proven beyond reasonable doubt, all that remains is the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. Here’s the truth:... [Read more...]

Good People Go To Jail Too.

July 21, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Freedom – the right and privilege we often take for granted. Freedom – important enough for countries to go to war over and neighbor to take up arms against neighbor. Yet ironically, America has a larger amount of its population incarcerated than any other top nation in the world. Our jails and prisons are largely... [Read more...]

Black Folks; The “After-Math”.

July 21, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Now that the confederate flag has been taken down, complete with honor guard and pomp and circumstance, what are Black folks going to do now? Another question is, “what does the math of the aftermath look like?” Everything boils down to economics/business at some point, so let’s take a look at the past few weeks to see... [Read more...]

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