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Saturday, April 29, 2017




Black America Going Green!

April 27, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) For years now, scientific researchers and civil rights organizations like the NAACP have been documenting the disparate impact of climate change – and its underlying causes – upon Communities of Color. On the streets of our cities, as well as in our more rural communities, pollutants from coal-fired power plants are exacerbating... [Read more...]

Every Student Succeeds Act In 2017.

April 27, 2017 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In late March, President Trump signed a resolution to invalidate a regulation designed to help implement the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This move will create tremendous confusion among states that are currently in the middle of putting the new law in place in time for the 2017-2018 school year. Even more egregious is... [Read more...]

United States Hypocrisy At It’s Best.

April 27, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) With all the brouhaha about alleged Russian hacking of the 2016 presidential election you would think the Democratic Party, the US Deep State (shadow government FBI, CIA etc), US politicians and the corporate media would not risk making fools of themselves if the masses knew the US has been quit busy attempting to undermine... [Read more...]

Dr. Umar Johnson – Pioneer or Scam Artist?

April 26, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) He is an author, speaker, psychologist, educator and promoter of his pan African ideology and school for boys. Dr. Johnson appears to have a total of 6 undergraduate and post graduate degrees. He does talk a good game until you ask him why his Frederick Douglass / Marcus Garvey school is taking so long, where the money he collected... [Read more...]

1992 LA Riots & The Black Community Today.

April 26, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This weekend marks 100 days of the Trump administration. This milestone also coincides with a very important anniversary. Twenty-five years ago, April 29, 1992, riots exploded in Los Angeles after four policemen were acquitted after being charged with the violent beating of Rodney King, caught on video for the entire nation to... [Read more...]

Radio-Activists in the Black Community.

April 26, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Well done beats well said every time.” “When it’s all said and done, much is said and little is done.” There are many Black folks who can tell us what “we need to do” in the context of economic empowerment and other issues that matter. They have all the answers, but too often deal with them from a symptomatic perspective... [Read more...]

Donald Trump, Worst Presidential 100 Days Ever.

April 25, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  #45 Trump got one thing right about the media hyped first 100 days measuring stick of a new president. It’s a silly measure. In fact, presidents from John F. Kennedy to Obama have derided the 100-day fetish and correctly noted that the far better to gauge how effective or bumbling an incoming president is the first 1000 days.... [Read more...]

Bill O’Reilly The Same As Bill Clinton.

April 24, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Bill O’Reilly may have given his enemies the ammunition to destroy him, for right now at any rate, but the dishonesty of some involved cannot be overstated. I’m not here to proclaim O’Reilly innocent or to defend his actions; he was wrong on any quantifiable level. But the duplicitous hypocrisy and selectively feigned moral... [Read more...]

The Colonial Education System In America – A Harmful And Destructive Force Towards Urban Students.

April 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Education, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) A few months ago, The Alabama Department Of Education released the names of 75 schools in the state that they personally call “failure factories” that are failing young urban kids, especially in reading and math. Here’s my take on this topic: The one thing that I noticed about these 75 schools the ADOE calls... [Read more...]

Poisoned by “Fake News”.

April 24, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This current president coined the term “Fake News” to attack media outlets that were not reporting about his administration in a positive light. Regardless of if their reports were truthful he coined them fake. He implies he could accept criticism if it were truthful verses a lie. The problem with this implication is he... [Read more...]

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