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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

180 Day School Year What’s Your ‘Xcuse.

June 25, 2016 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Education is the great engine of personal development. It is through education that the daughter of a peasant can become a doctor, that a son of a mine worker can become the head of the mine, that a child of farm workers can become the president of a nation.” Nelson Mandela The school year is 180 days of educational growth,... [Read more...]

Preventing Crime In The Black Community Conference.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This year’s conference provided dynamic content that was presented by energetic women and men, speakers from diverse walks of life, professions, economic and educational backgrounds. The information shared was relevant to the experiences that the teens and young adults experience on a daily basis. The teens and young adults... [Read more...]

10 Things to Stop Wasting Your Time When Dating-What you can do to spare yourself the stress and frustration.

June 24, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Dating is hard enough today without a lot of pointless nonsense. Many of us don’t see the signs in front of us that we’re wasting our time with some people when it comes to dating. We spend a lot of valuable time chasing people that we know who are not worth the time and energy to deal with. We are having to learn things... [Read more...]

Education as an Elitist Divide: Who Cares About our Schools in Any Election?

June 22, 2016 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) America’s compulsory school system  was never intended to actually educate its citizens. Government sponsored education has been implemented for thousands of years, though it was the efficiency and results from the Prussians in the 19th century that America adopted. Prussia was the first to successfully implement this universal... [Read more...]

Putting Your Teen on the Right Educational Track.

June 22, 2016 by  
Filed under Education, Fatherhood, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Teen years are tough enough on kids (and parents, too) without adding the pressure of getting good grades and being focused on a path that will lead to a fulfilling career. For some it’s not that hard to get into trouble on the way, particularly if you add in a learning disability or emotional or behavioral issues. The challenge... [Read more...]

How Does Black Failure Really Say About The Black Community.

June 20, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Blacks in America have faced a lot of challenges in society, but the media has portrayed the black community in disproportionate levels. We don’t deny that much of the inner-cities around the country has become overrun with crime, drugs, and a skyrocketing murder rate commited by nearly by blacks and seen especially in high-crime... [Read more...]

Father – The Most Important Job a Man Will Have.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As Fathers Day approaches, I would like to share some of the challenges, struggles, and the joys of being a father. From our child’s first step, to their first date a father’s relationship with his children is a very special one. The importance of a father’s role in shaping his children’s self-esteem is often underestimated. Our... [Read more...]

Black mothers destroying her daughters-How this is a mostly silent issue among females in the black community.

June 17, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The African-American community is a complex map of dysfunction, bitterness, and blatant negativity. Many times the outside world is curious as to why black people are so screwed up. What’s also sad is that you see so much emphasizing about how black mothers are destroying their sons, but never anything talking about how they’re... [Read more...]

Ten Things That Black Men Need to Stop Doing in 2016.

June 16, 2016 by  
Filed under Brother Talk, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black men in America have had to deal with a lot of challenges and there are things that now they need to put an end to. Some which is logical in nature because a lot of that behavior you see in black men are often times fueled by their mothers. As it is very known in the black community everything surrounds mom or grandma, but... [Read more...]

Former Ebony Magazine Editor-in-Chief Kierna Mayo, Now Interactive One Senior VP of Content & Brands.

June 16, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Press Release, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Interactive One, the definitive digital destination for African American and Millennial audiences, today announced the hiring of Kierna Mayo as the new Senior Vice President of Content and Brands, effective June 27. Widely known as an industry leading content creator, Mayo is an exciting addition to Interactive One. The award-winning... [Read more...]

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