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Thursday, May 26, 2016


Correcting Others: Right, Responsibility or Judging?

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Clearly you hear many people quote where the Bible says “judged not lest ye be judged” from Matthew 7:1 but it is not that simple. People usually cut it off at that and ignore the next verse. Verse 2 explains that judging in the wrong way is wrong and has consequences.  His point is not to judge hypocritically because... [Read more...]

Did Prince Free The Slaves?

April 24, 2016 by  
Filed under Ent., Money, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Amidst the questions, the “controversy” and the shock surrounding the death of music icon Prince, there are several issues that should be of concern to the African American community. We could talk about Prince’s alleged return to drug use and why. We could talk about his connection to the Illuminati. We could... [Read more...]

Building Up Men = Building Strong Families and Communities II.

April 18, 2016 by  
Filed under Fatherhood, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) My reflections on fatherhood and the responsibilities of being a parent as a father. It does not matter if the father is in the United States of America or if he is in his native land of Africa there is still a strong bond in being a father, if that man’s takes his responsibilities seriously. 1. Fathers, be consistently involved... [Read more...]

Black Silence; Kin Killin Kin.

April 8, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black people sure are powerful when it comes to things that really matter to them: food, clothes and entertainment. This could be the reason that so much change has occurred in matters of clothing ads and TV viewing. Aren’t sure what I am talking about? In the latest adventure of Black Power in America, critics caused an uproar... [Read more...]

Slaves Be Gone: You Are Your Solution.

April 5, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Slave to the job. Told what you will earn, what to wear, when to eat, when to arrive, when to leave and what to do. Slave to the church, not to God. Told what to think, what to believe, how to worship, what God said and what you should do to advance man’s plans and agendas. Slave to the government, counting on them to take... [Read more...]

Rebuttal to: An Uneducated White Guy’s Thoughts on Black People.

April 5, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) March 18, 2016 an article was posted on ThyBlackman.com entitled “An Uneducated White Guy’s Thoughts on Black People,” written by Stefan Pyles…one that needs to be addressed. Context is everything, thus it becomes very important that whenever we talk about something we put it in its proper context, to do otherwise you... [Read more...]

Good Men Are Not Simply ATMs.

April 3, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Today African American men are expected to be providers for women, often whether they are married to the women or not. But if you are not married to a woman and the two of you do not live together, YOU are not under any obligation to pay her bills, get her hair and nails done nor pay her rent. Those are her responsibilities.... [Read more...]

Reforming Riker’s Island/Inmates.

March 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I recently read an article about the reformation of Riker’s Island, an infamous jail located in NYC. And, I’m thinking, I guess they’re going to make it a bit more comfortable, a bit more inviting, a bit more spacious; and a lot more durable for future generations. They’ll claim they’re doing it... [Read more...]

An Uneducated White Guy’s Thoughts on Black People.

March 18, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  I dislike the geographic parameters imposed by the term “African history.” It relegates the history of African people, which, as you note later, is synonymous with “human beings,” to a specific place. I will use the Jewish people here to construct a point. I perceive the Jews as a cultural-ethnic embodiment of the principle... [Read more...]

Black Love: A Friendly Reminder.

March 15, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The year has already sprung into March which happens to be my birthday month. This is the season when the Earth’s free landscape begins to blossom and when I reflect on my year. Experience and observation have always been my greatest instructors. The following is a reminder from my learning experiences. When you are in a relationship... [Read more...]

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