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Ending the era of the “job”.

May 20, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When my late grandmother was a girl in rural Arkansas, no one had a job. Everyone old enough to walk and carry a pail worked from dawn to dusk. Work was endless, cruel and utterly universal, but a “job” in term of formal employment for wages, was rare. Those few who had been reduced to performing paid labor for someone else... [Read more...]

Things Every Man Should Achieve Before Getting Engaged.

May 20, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Marriage is a beautiful thing – when entered into correctly. Having someone that you can share the rest of your life with is a feeling and experience like no other. Be that as it may, marriage is not something you want to jump into just because you have a “tingly” feeling inside. It requires a man to invest himself completely... [Read more...]

Reema Khan: An Indian Entrepreneur who lead U.S business world with her Brow Bar Concept.

May 20, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s tough to judge the potential in beauty industry unless you are into it- says Reema Khan, founder, and CEO of Shapes Brow Bar with 85 locations across U.S. Reema learned the ancient art of threading in India where she born & grew up. Before moving to U.S, she explored a successful career as an entrepreneur in India... [Read more...]

Three Powerful Mind-Sets for Embracing the Moment.

May 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Embracing change and challenge is a struggle for most of us. Why? Because, as humans, we are wired to secure the path of least resistance. Given the choice between easy and hard, we invariably choose easy. But did you know there are benefits to embracing our challenges, to learning from our greatest change? Here are three powerful... [Read more...]

Investing In Low Income Black Youth Is The Key To Ending Black-on-Black Violence.

May 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Since the 1970s, we Black folks have resolutely refused to organize a national unity movement to promote and protect our cultural, economic, political, educational, health and legal interest in what is still basically a White supremacist/racist country. One of the most significant and very harmful results of our refusal is the... [Read more...]

The West Point Grads And The Real Meaning Of The Clenched Black Fist.

May 18, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I am an invisible man.  No, I am not a spook like those who haunted Edgar Allen Poe; nor am I one of you Hollywood-movie ectoplasms.  I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.  Ralph Ellison, The Invisible Man Thank Goodness, West Point officials have declined disciplining the African American female... [Read more...]

Three Reasons Dreams Die and What You Can Do About It.

May 18, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Many years ago, the great Harriet Tubman, in an era much different than ours, said, Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Those words are simple, yet very profound. Why? Because so many people have stopped dreaming big dreams. When people stop dreaming, they lose their connection to a vital source of energy. Are you one of... [Read more...]

Ol Hillary Clinton: Calculating and Outright Evil.

May 17, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I’ve known women who have been drunks, drug addicts, liars and worse. I’ve known a woman who was herself a complete train wreck and intentionally turned her child into the same so she could have company. I’ve known women who have thought themselves to be clever when in fact their cleverness was consistent with an empty... [Read more...]

Black People, Let’s stop the bleeding.

May 17, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There is a crisis of monumental proportion in our so-called “Black communities;” a crisis that if not checked will prove to be our demise. We are bleeding so badly that we are in a comatose state and on life support right now. But we still have a strong heartbeat; so we can be revived by those who have the financial and... [Read more...]

Presidential Election: Grim Choices.

May 17, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We must frankly face the fact that the front runners in both political parties represent a new low, at a time of domestic polarization and unprecedented nuclear dangers internationally. This year’s general election will offer a choice between a thoroughly corrupt liar and an utterly irresponsible egomaniac. The Republican... [Read more...]

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