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Sunday, September 21, 2014


Is There Hope For Abusive Men? The Case of Joe Budden.

August 25, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s impossible to deny the rise of domestic abuse within the black community. Most of us have either been in love with an abusive partner, went through the storm with a loved one or been the abuser. The conversation is always the same! You need to leave him, he doesn’t deserve you, he’s going to kill you, you don’t... [Read more...]

Michael Brown, Trayvon Martin, No Justice, No Peace!

August 19, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Let’s face it. At some point a police officer will be charged, and convicted, of killing a Black man. Just because someone wears a uniform or is acting in a police capacity does not mean they cannot be charged with homicide. However, until a police officer is convicted of killing a Black man, woman or child, unless and until... [Read more...]

Black women get killed too – The war on Black women.

August 15, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) For the last week or so I’ve been following the reports on the riots after the Michael Brown shooting. This is horrible, I cannot imagine his families grief. The response has been phenomenal: I think it is a good thing that the black community is coming together in protest once again – there is a growing unity that was... [Read more...]

America New Frontier for American Female Slave Descendants.

August 12, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Do not allow to slip away from you freedoms the people who came before you won with such hard knocks.  ~David Herbert Lawrence It has been said that American slaves were not ready for freedom.  Hum? With a hint of sarcasm, I can’t help but wonder why people forced and kept in captivity would be ready for advancement.  With... [Read more...]

Single Parent Families and Pimps.

August 12, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This post can be considered a continuation of my post, ‘Black Problems’ only because of the alarming amount of single parent households in the community, as well as the way those in abject poverty hustle, or make their money. *I cannot speak on any other culture, because I am ignorant as to what they do.* Since the days of... [Read more...]

The lens of Color: Beyoncé wins, dark chocolate loses.

August 10, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) To say their names in one sentence, together, is like committing an act of auto-lingual arousal. These two women have helped to cement a redefinition of beauty that boldly steps away from an otherwise bland field of homogenous features that all seem to glorify a very small global ethnic minority. For the millions of otherwise... [Read more...]

Why Most Black Women Can’t Hold Their Peace.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Without a choice Black women carry the burdens of yesteryear.  Barely exiting the womb life roles are given to them without tryout.  Worse, yet, society expects Black women to succeed in those demeaning and demanding meager roles.  Should a Black woman interjects the station forced upon her by those who fear her exotic appearance... [Read more...]

If you can’t finish it, don’t start it: Stephen A. Smith was right!

July 30, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Stephen A. Smith, ESPN analyst, writer and social critic, recently got into a bunch of hot water while commenting on the most recent domestic abuse eruption between Baltimore Ravens running back Raymell Rice and then girlfriend (now wife) Janay Palmer. At issue was a videotape that was released by the hotel they were staying... [Read more...]

( Beauty ) A Woman’s Curse.

July 29, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Before I go into this subject I must say that this subject matter was brought to my attention by a 15 yr. old student that attempted suicide because of being taunted by the so-called more attractive girls at her school. She says that everyday for years she has been picked on and called  ” Ugly ” by the more attractive... [Read more...]

Black Women – Missing Out.

July 25, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)Have you ever noticed when looking at pictures from Social Media, Advertisements, to Magazines the image that is being projected into Society is that of the missing Black Woman? At first I thought it was a figment of my imagination but lately it has become apparent that the Black Woman is nonexistent. I’m sure that we have seen... [Read more...]

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