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Wednesday, September 2, 2015


Black Lives And Ol Police Lives Both Matter.

September 2, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s not, and never should have been, an either or proposition to say black lives matter or police matters matter. The slaying of a police officer must and should be denounced with the same vigor, passion and outrage as the unwarranted slaying of an unarmed African-American. The sad thing is that from virtually the moment... [Read more...]

Thy Illusion of Inclusion in the Republican Party.

September 1, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I want my readers to fully understand why I criticize my party when it comes to their total lack of engagement with the Black community.  I have stated ad nauseam that Blacks are begging Republicans to give them a reason to vote for them; but so far the party has failed to even acknowledge the existence of the Black community. Fifty... [Read more...]

Celebrating Ole W.E.B. Du Bois: A Towering Figure Who Died 52 Years Ago.

August 31, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On August 28, 1963, as more than 200,000 Americans assembled at the Lincoln Memorial for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Roy Wilkins, the longtime head of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), addressed the crowd. Toward the end of his remarks, Wilkins announced that Du Bois, who... [Read more...]

New Orleans: The Thoughts of One Native.

August 29, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I am from New Orleans. I was born in 1981, and I love my city unconditionally. On August 29, 2005 Hurricane Katrina threatened to destroy the city I love so dearly for all time. It was not unreasonable to question whether the city could bounce back. The response defied the minds of many that some could be so thoughtful and giving,... [Read more...]

“New” Economic Downturn coming – Black unemployment will rise… again!

August 28, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Let’s get busy! Please e-mail or face book this piece to a friend. For many seasons, I have written articles regarding the anticipated failure of an economic recovery using only monetary policy. I projected without equivocation that this economic recovery would fail ( http://thyblackman.com/2014/11/10/3-reasons-why-the-current-economic-recovery-will-fail/... [Read more...]

Thy Struggle for Economic Liberty.

August 27, 2015 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Here’s my taxi question. If a person is law-abiding, has a driver’s license, has a car or van that has passed safety inspection, and has adequate liability insurance, is there any consumer-oriented reason he should not be able to become a taxicab owner/operator? Put another way: If you wish to hire the services of... [Read more...]

Ol High Stakes Politics.

August 27, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “I’ll see your two Blacks and raise you two more.” The vast majority of the news is centered on politics, specifically, the 2016 Presidential race, which is fourteen months away. Black people are being sucked under by a whirlpool of nonsense on TV news outlets, newspaper and magazine commentaries, lectures, and even some... [Read more...]

Rwanda: The New Leadership We Need.

August 27, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) SYNOPSIS. When the name “Rwanda” is mentionned,what comes to mind is the tragic events that led to the 1994 alleged genocide against the Tutsis. Many people start to imagine the bodies of innocent children and women that were lying on the roads for months whilst others were being butchered. What people tend to forget... [Read more...]

Justice and the Legacy of Freedom’s Struggle.

August 24, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As the 20th Anniversary of the Million Man March draws nigh, from the halls of power and policy to the streets of major American cities, a cacophony of media voices, political pundits, and frontline protesters continue their boisterous clamor over the application of justice in the United States. In nearly every state of the union,... [Read more...]

Remembering Rwanda’s Freedom Fighters: Judge Pierre Ngayaboshya Rutuli.

August 24, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Judge Ngayaboshya was born in SHYIRA in 1914. His date of birth is known due to the records of the White Fathers who came to Shyira region for envangelisation.His parents were Mr Ntahondi and Mrs Nyiranyoni.SCHOOL AND BAPTISM.In 1924, Judge Ngayaboshya enrolled in primary school at BIHEMBE (Shyira) Primary School.In 1929, He... [Read more...]

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