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Monday, April 23, 2018


Identifying the top black talent in Major League Baseball’s recent surge of black baseball players.

April 17, 2018 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Although the weather across the country seems to disagree at times, the 2018 Major League Baseball season is up and running. Several MLB teams and players have gotten off to productive starts, including Japanese import and Los Angeles Angels pitcher and designated hitter Shohei Ohtani, who is doing the rare task of excelling... [Read more...]

Sen. Paul Ryan, The Lame Duck Quack?

April 17, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The rats are leaping off the sinking ship! Paul Ryan says he wants to spend more time with his teenagers, but he likely also doesn’t want to be part of the losses Republicans are likely to experience in November (unless the Dems mess up, which is not impossible). By April 13, there were 41 Republicans who said they would... [Read more...]

Welfare Reform, Up For Debate Again.

April 17, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When President Bill Clinton signed the welfare reform act in 1996, which he negotiated with then-Speaker Newt Gingrich, the left claimed people would starve. They didn’t. According to the nonpartisan Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, between 1996 and 2000, the employment rate for single mothers increased from 63... [Read more...]

Stephon Clark’s Social Media Post Shouldn’t Stop Black Women From Supporting Black Men.

April 16, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the few things that African-Americans agree on is that everything is more difficult when you are black. There should be little debate surrounding the assertion that throughout American history, blacks have always gotten a heaping portion of the negative things that this nation has to offer its citizenry: lynching, rape,... [Read more...]

My Conversation With A Former Uhuru Member.

April 16, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Recently, I decided to interview a previous former member of The Uhuru Movement to know what the movement really is behind the scenes. To get a better inside detail into the movement, I decided to interview another former member, a non-black person (who will not be identified) who was a member of The Uhuru Solidarity Movement... [Read more...]

African-Americans People Must Vote or Reap the Consequences.

April 16, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) All you have to do is crack open a history book, or sit with one of our experienced elders, and you will learn about the many sacrifices made by people of all races in order to ensure Black people obtained the uninhibited right to vote. No other group of people in America have benefited more from the sacrifices made by so many... [Read more...]

Fathers are Important.

April 16, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “My dad was never around. My dad’s a deadbeat. My mom says my daddy didn’t want to be involved.” Are just some of the thoughts that come out of the mouth some young ladies when being raised by a single mother. Married, single, or divorced it does not matter, fathers are important. As the saying goes,... [Read more...]

The Crisis Of Black Boys In America’s Elementary Schools.

April 16, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Nearly thirty years have passed since I sat in an auditorium at Akron University listening to Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu, a man who would change the trajectory of my life on this particular day. I was unaware that after this date my future status as a “race man” would be solidified. Dr. Kunjufu’s lecture on black males remains... [Read more...]

Democrats Continue to Support Illegal Aliens In California.

April 16, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There is a growing tide of anti-illegal immigration sentiment in California. So-called sanctuary laws – passed by the Democratic-controlled legislature to resist efforts to deport illegal aliens from the state and to stop President Donald Trump’s plan to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border – are turning voters against... [Read more...]

My Thoughts; The Two Black Men Arrested in Starbucks.

April 16, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Lately it’s become amusing to watch the left hold itself up to impossible, ridiculous standards. This time they are calling for a boycott of Starbucks over the arrest of two young black men who were hanging out in the coffee shop without ordering anything. They were reportedly waiting for a friend to show up for a meeting.... [Read more...]

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