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Friday, October 24, 2014


Are Parents the Root Cause of Addictions? Cold & Flu Season.

October 21, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The war on drugs is in full effect within this society! Parents, schools and communities are constantly encouraging young people to stay away from drugs such cocaine, meth, ecstasy and even marijuana. I too feel our young people should stay away from any drug or substance that alters their brain or disturbs their physical body... [Read more...]

An Open Letter To The Black Conscious Community.

October 17, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) First allow me to thank you for your presence and willingness to read this letter. Thank you for your attempts to teach black America about our culture as well as your dedication to reproducing information from past scholars, teachers and historians. You have quite a way of rewording content and making it your own and for that,... [Read more...]

When You Coddle Your Kids You’re Probably Hurting Them.

October 5, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When I was young, a lot of people thought my mother was mean.  She didn’t let me have the same freedoms as my friends, she would punish me for nearly any little thing and she didn’t buy me any kind of name brand clothes whatsoever.  She also informed me that my needs were not the most important needs of the family and that... [Read more...]

5 Reasons why women don’t want to be a Queen.

September 16, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The other day I was speaking with a friend of mine. She is a highly intelligent and articulate black educator who is single, never been married, and has no children. In the course of our conversation the topic of relationships presented itself. On many occasions she’s asked my opinion as to why it’s so hard for her to meet... [Read more...]

30 and Single: Where Have All the Good Women Gone?

September 14, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The thing about being a single man in your thirties is that you’re hopefully too mentally mature to date women under twenty-five but women over forty, although ideal because of their ability to be straightforward and honest about their wants and needs, may never fully trust that you possess the strength to forego temptations... [Read more...]

What Happens When The Woman Makes More Than The Man.

September 11, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I was raised in a Caribbean American household with both parents present throughout my entire childhood; my mom, a West Indian immigrant and my dad, a New York born Southerner.  I was exposed to cultural traditions from both sides of the spectrum which all build upon my beliefs as a woman today. One memory I have as a child... [Read more...]

Letter To Young Black America.

September 9, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Staten Island, New York. Ferguson, Missouri. Sanford, Florida. Heck, Detroit, Michigan, Baltimore, Maryland, my current home city Atlanta, Georgia and my beloved hometown of Brooklyn, New York. The initial three cities and their accompanying states are in the news due to the deaths of Black males who were unarmed and unjustly... [Read more...]

Racism is a Conscious Decision!

September 9, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We as blacks and whites who love what the American Constitution stands for which is liberty, freedom and justice for all United States citizens and foreigners who make it to our shores, appear to be in the majority in this country. We believe in our system of equity and laws and feel they should be applied to everyone equally.... [Read more...]

Self Knowledge: 6 Ways to Build Character In Youth?.

September 8, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As a spiritual teacher and an artist, I cross paths regularly with many clients who are in the process of “finding themselves”. I’ve crossed paths with retirees who are on a quest to find their purpose, to find their calling, their place in life. Many of my clients are just learning the importance of self expression.... [Read more...]

Can Hip Hop Artists Create A New Version of “Self Destruction”?

September 3, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The horrific murder of nine-year-old Antonio Smith in Chicago sometime last week, weighed heavy on my mind. The outrage was very minimal, but despite what the media has written about one’s lack of outrage, the community is very upset and concerned about this unsolved murder. Smith was found shot multiple times in the backyard... [Read more...]

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