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Sunday, July 27, 2014


Yes, How much are you worth?

June 17, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In a 2010 report titled, Lifting as we Climb: Women of Color, Wealth, and America’s Future, posted by Insight – Center for community and Economic Development, a startling and unbelievable statistic was cited. Written by Mariko Chang, Ph.D., with the help of Meizhu Lui, Director of the Closing the Racial Wealth Gap Initiative,... [Read more...]

Job Creation Lagging as Predicted…Unemployment a Hardship!

June 15, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You might ask and it would not be out of line what the heck is going on?!   Well, for one thing this ailing economy as previously predicted is not being properly managed by the Obama administration (http://thyblackman.com/2014/01/14/tough-economic-times-aheadand-not-just-for-blacks/).  Right now the economy looks like a patient... [Read more...]

Racism in Small Town USA 2014: Yes, Long Island.

June 10, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Just when you thought it was safe to stop by your local liquor store. I have often written about examples of racial discrimination and injustices perpetrated against people of color for this publication and others. These are issues I have cared deeply about since working as a teacher in grossly underfunded public schools in New... [Read more...]

Economic Collapse.

June 2, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Imagine the U.S. dollar being worthless. Picture millionaires and billionaires becoming “thousand-aires” overnight. Think about the possibility of two hundred million U.S. citizens being unable to eat unless the government provides food for them. Fathom a day when you check out your 401-k or your bank account and find nothing... [Read more...]

Generational Black Wealth; The Cost of Doing Business.

May 28, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Let me issue and control a nation’s money and I care not who writes the laws.” Mayer Amschel Rothschild. I often wonder if most Black people in America really understand the across-the-board impact economics has on our daily lives. Or have we just been beaten down so badly that we have fallen into a state of apathy when... [Read more...]

Detroit; Big City for Sale.

May 21, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I remember when Vice President, Dan Quayle said we should be glad that foreigners are buying properties and land in our country; “America is for sale,” he said. I guess he was correct, considering what we have seen over the past 25 years, especially what we see going on in Detroit now, where the most powerful person is the... [Read more...]

Top Ten Best Ways We Should Start Measuring Black Success.

May 6, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s finally time that we have that long awaited talk about measuring black success. For far too long we have given many a pass when it comes to what they say and how they go about navigating what it means to achieve for the community. No, making money and being a celebrity isn’t your “charity” to bettering... [Read more...]

How Fast Can You Sell Your Home and Move Into Another?

April 28, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Just about everyone agrees that selling your home is a lengthy process. So how is it possible that a London firm is claiming that they can get you cash in hand for your home in under a week? This would mean that the whole process of selling your home and moving into a new one could feasibly be done in around a week’s time.... [Read more...]

Black People & Their Money Will Never Get Respect From White Corporations Until They Unite!

April 18, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black people need to get their money right and get some sense as to who they’re spending it with because the one sided relationship with many of the companies that Blacks support are NOT mutually beneficial. While I am very angry at the fact that out of the $390 Billion Dollars that will be spent in the next fiscal year on... [Read more...]

6 Reasons Why You Need a Business Plan.

April 18, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Many people who are about to start a business have a mistaken idea about business plans. They think that they are simply a tool for raising money. Therefore, many prospective business owners really do not give nearly as much thought or time to this important document as they should, especially if all of the funding is coming... [Read more...]

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