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Sunday, April 22, 2018


Laura Ingraham Tried To Silence Lebron James.

February 18, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I repeatedly tell people that if you listen intently for any amount of time to what others say, they will reveal their true feelings. If Black America made a practice of doing such, they would be unsurprised by the hatred that many whites spew during diatribes that drip with an elitist haughtiness aimed at maintaining centuries-old... [Read more...]

Is “The Rooney Rule” still relevant today?

February 18, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the more contentious social debates occurs regarding the subject of affirmative action. Most opposition against affirmative action often forget how 20th-century social programs (Social Security, the G.I. Bill, Great Society) benefited mostly white people and were purposefully subverted to be that way by Southern legislators... [Read more...]

NFL Is Standing On The Edge Of A Major Crisis.

February 14, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I was thrilled that the Philadelphia Eagles defeated New England in Super Bowl LII. This season, however, I took a complete break from watching the NFL and, as a result, missed the game completely. While the coup de grace was the exiling of quarterback Colin Kaepernick by the NFL owners, I have to confess that this break has... [Read more...]

Entrepreneur Amit Raizada Echo Fox Investment Partners.

February 13, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Established in 2015 by Rick Fox, Echo Fox is an eSports franchise Echo Fox is a professional eSports organization that is currently owned by Vision Venture Partners (VVP), a California-based private firm that was formed by Rick Fox,Amit Raizada and Stratton Sclavos. Here is a quick look at each of VVP’s partners. Rick... [Read more...]

Saluting Ozzie Newsome, the godfather of black NFL front office executives.

February 10, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The 2017 NFL season concluded with an exciting Super Bowl LII. The Philadelphia Eagles are the NFL’s champions due to a balanced team led by Eagles head coach Doug Pederson and that was largely constructed by the Executive Vice President of Football Operations for the Philadelphia Eagles, Howie Roseman. Roseman’s roster... [Read more...]

President Donald Trump, The Leader Of America’s Conservative Party.

February 9, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) President Donald Trump is the leader of America’s conservative party. Yet not even his allies would describe him as a conservative in the tradition of Robert Taft, Russell Kirk or William F. Buckley. In the primaries of 2016, all his rivals claimed the mantle of Mr. Conservative, Ronald Reagan. Yet Donald Trump captured... [Read more...]

When it comes to racial slurs, sports fans don’t deserve the benefit of the doubt.

February 8, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the NBA’s greatest strengths compared to other professional sports leagues is how close the fans are to the athletes in physical proximity. NBA fans can literally sit courtside and be within feet of some of the greatest athletes in the world as they compete on the court. The opportunity to be so close to NBA players... [Read more...]

The NFL So Different Now!!

February 4, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I love pro-football. From the plains of Iowa, I became a Cowboys fan. Most of my friends like the Packers, Bears, Vikings, or Chiefs, but not me. I loved those Dallas Cowboys. Why? First, Iowa doesn’t have a professional football team and secondly in the late 70s the Cowboys were awesome. The days of Roger Staubach and Tony... [Read more...]

One Of The African Male’s Greatest Curses – The Sport Of Football.

February 3, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As white people around the country are gearing up to watch and cheer and boo for the football teams in this weekend’s “Plantation Bowl”, there’s a much bigger issue that’s been obscured from all the pregame festivities leading up to “The Plantation Bowl” and that’s the issue of the sport of football’s toxic... [Read more...]

No, the NFL hasn’t suddenly become “woke”.

January 27, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In 2017, the Oxford English Dictionary officially extended the definition of the term woke to also mean “alert to racial or social discrimination and injustice”. It has become a key word in social media use and expanded into the mainstream. Over the past few years, it has become more accepted for professional athletes to... [Read more...]

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