Wednesday, October 18, 2017


William D. Jackson; Deaths from Bullying…

October 17, 2011 by  
Filed under Education, Misc., News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Tragic Events There are tragic stories of young people like 15 year old Phoebe Prince who have taken their lives because of bullying. Even Iain Steele a 15 year old that lived in Chicago and had a promising future in high school and Carl Walker-Hoover 11 years old, even though he was a […]

William D. Jackson; If Fathers Can.

September 5, 2011 by  
Filed under Fatherhood, Misc., News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: he believed in me. Jim Valvano (Coach and Mentor) There are community programs, social initiatives, governmental support, school vouchers, urban initiatives, and religious seminars, creating opportunities for fathers to be active in their child’s school. If Fathers Can look past their […]

William D. Jackson; Cyberbullying A Domestic Threat…

August 19, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The United States of America is at war on two fronts, one foreign and one domestic. The country has been at war against terrorism for over 5 years. The military which is second to none possesses “State of the Art” weaponry that has the capability of precision lethality. The Constitution of the United […]

William D. Jackson; Black Males in Education…

August 6, 2011 by  
Filed under Education, Misc., News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Dr. William Cosby, (Bill Cosby) stated, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” As a third generation teacher I wanted to encourage, inspire, empower, bless and provide confidence to my brother educators. Education as a whole needs more certified male teachers to be positive role models, […]

William D. Jackson; Colorism Still Exists at HBCU’s…

August 1, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I leave you racial dignity. I want Negroes to maintain their human dignity at all costs. Mary McLeod Bethune I recently drove my son to check off campus housing at his college and overheard a  discussion between several young ladies. They were talking about another girl in a matter that they were unhappy […]

William D. Jackson; Fathers Come To Jesus On Social Media…

July 12, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) How would this term apply to the use of Social Media by Fathers. Men are accountable in the creation of their digital footprints that their children and the world will see. Technology allows us to “digitally speak” our minds, share our hearts, express our spirituality, our Manhood, even our parenting skills are displayed. […]

William D. Jackson; Reading Comprehension and Black Children…

June 20, 2011 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The importance of literacy and comprehension is paramount for Black children to be successful academically. Black children must have strong skills in literacy and comprehension to compete in school and life. What good is reading words if you do not understand the meaning of words and cannot apply them in a learning environment, […]

What is Your Vision of Northwest Jacksonville.

August 24, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Can you see the forest for the trees or the people for the city, can you see the beauty of a community because of its children, youth, teens and young adults  striving to be successful and contributing to their communities. Can you see the diversity of a community by it’s people as they interact […]

Republican William Thaddeus Coleman, Jr., You will be missed.

June 20, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) William Thaddeus Coleman, Jr. died on March 31, 2017 at the ripe old age of 96. He was the most famous and most accomplished person you have never heard of and he was also a good friend of mine. I used to affectionately call him “my oldest son.” I was told early in […]

How to be Dope and Lit on Social Media at WordCamp Jacksonville 2017.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Presented at WordCamp Jacksonville 2017 national and international WordPress conference. An exploration into the value of Branding and Marketing to the diversity of humanity. Opening the mind to accepting that diversity is necessary for everyone to grow beyond their self-perceived biases and perceptions of other cultures, genders, socio-economic status and grandiose self-perceptions. The influences of self-perception […]

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