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Friday, May 6, 2016

African Americans and Political Insanity!

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again – expecting different results. The question is, are African Americans as a people insane? It is a legitimate question, and one that deserves an answer. As a result of the 2008 Great Recession, the African American(AA) unemployment rate rose and topped out in March of... [Read more...]

Black People, Stop whining—Start grinding.

May 3, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. — William Arthur Ward It’s interesting how the young folks have started using a term that describes what the older folks should be doing. I hear young people saying, “I’m grinding,” and I hear older folks whining.... [Read more...]

Larry Wilmore: Black Liberals are Hypocrites When It Comes to the N-word.

May 2, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Once again, two nights ago, liberal hypocrisy was on full display at the White House Correspondents’ Association’s (WHCA) annual dinner. The dinner was begun in the early 1920s and usually the incumbent president and vice president of the United States attend. It is supposed to be a time of merriment and humor; but over time,... [Read more...]

Donald Trump’s Three Huge Lies About Ted Cruz.

April 30, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Joseph Goebbels said, “If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” While I realize that Goebbels was Hitler’s Propaganda Minister, in no way am I comparing Donald Trump’s campaign to Hitler. Such comparisons are over-the-top nonsense. Trump is not Hitler. I only... [Read more...]

Donald Trump : Good For African Americans.

April 29, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Donald Trump is good for African Americans. No I have not hit my head and no I am not on drugs. I realize he has no real plans for anything but to build a wall. I am very aware that he insults Hispanics, Muslims, women and handicapped people. I see that he incites violence amongst ignorant trailer park rednecks who wish they... [Read more...]

The Illogical Transgender Argument.

April 27, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) What would you think if famed Hall of Fame NBA player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who stands 7’2, claimed to be five foot tall? What would you think if South African president, Jacob Zuma claimed to be president of the U.S.? What would you think if I told you the Washington Wizards of the NBA was currently playing in the playoffs... [Read more...]

Bernie Sanders’ Call to Back Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Require a Clothespin Over the Nose.

April 26, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Much has been made about polls that purportedly show that a significant number of Bernie Sanders’ backers say they won’t vote for Clinton no matter what. Now Sanders has made it clear as recently as an MSNBC Townhall that he will do whatever it takes to “make sure” no Republican gets in the White House. You can’t get... [Read more...]

Conservatives for Donald Trump?

April 26, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The sudden appearance of Donald Trump on the political horizon last year may have been surprising, but not nearly as surprising as seeing some conservatives supporting him. Does Trump have conservative principles? Does he have any principles at all, other than promoting Donald Trump? A smorgasbord of political positions —... [Read more...]

Ted Cruz: Not Another Face in the Crowd.

April 26, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When Donald Trump’s unorthodox style of campaigning for president first took the political world by storm, I thought his ability to connect with the public is a real-life version of the movie, “A Face in the Crowd” In the 1957 film, Andy Griffith played “Lonesome” Rhodes, a drifter discovered by a producer of a... [Read more...]

The Leader Of Rwandan Refugees Living In Zambia Returns To Rwanda.

April 24, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It is with a heavy heart that I have to leave my brothers and sisters from the Rwandan opposition living in the diaspora. I have also with immediate effect relinquished my position as the Legal representative and Founding President of the Association of Rwandan Refugees and Former Refugees living in Zambia. I know that most of... [Read more...]

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