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Sunday, April 19, 2015


Why We Should Care About Ole Tax Policy.

April 18, 2015 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Co-authored by Heather McCulloch, Director, Tax Alliance for Economic Mobility and Dedrick Asante-Muhammad, Senior Director of the NAACP Economic Department As we all make sure we have done what we need to do to comply with our complicated tax code, there is a serious debate concerning the future of our tax code, and thus the... [Read more...]

Ole Political Refuge.

April 17, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Who can I turn to, when nobody needs me? My heart wants to know, and so I must go where destiny leads me.” Listening to an old album by the Temptations, “In a Mellow Mood,” made me think about the political trick-bag Black folks are in now that Barack is on his way out and the focus is on 2016 presidential candidates. I... [Read more...]

Hillary Clinton is Running, Continuing the Great Democratic Party Deception.

April 15, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Upon hearing Hillary’s ad announcing that she is running for president, I thought, these despicable people (Democrats) have no shame. The substance of Hillary’s ad is same old, same old; standard Democrat low rent campaign tactics; class envy and victimhoodism. In her ad, Hillary Clinton says, “…the deck... [Read more...]

GOP Armageddon.

April 14, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “I was dreamin’ when I wrote this Forgive me if it goes astray…   But when I woke up this morning Could’ve sworn it was Judgment Day. The sky was all purple, There were people runnin’ everywhere   Tryin’ to run from the destruction You know I didn’t even care ‘Cuz they say 2000 zero zero party... [Read more...]

The Left: Love Means Never Having to Say Anything is Wrong.

April 14, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) President Obama shows great respect for Muslims and their holy days and even lectures us to do the same. And yet, a few days after another slaughter of Christians which Obama refused to acknowledge, Obama cavalierly chose the Christian high holy day of Easter to take yet another of his signature shots at Christians. Obama displays... [Read more...]

Blacks Are Begging the Ole Republican Party.

April 13, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In the immortal words of former British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, “to every man there comes a time when he is figuratively tapped on the shoulder and offered the chance to do a great and mighty work; unique to him and fitted to his talents; what a tragedy if that moment finds him unprepared or unqualified for the moment... [Read more...]

Questions That The Press Does Not Ask.

April 10, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) …… Recall the story about the cop who cursed out the Uber driver. Turns out the cop has had 12 complaints from the public in his 15 years on the force. The obvious question? What were those complaints? Were they all for just verbal, and not physical, abuse? We are not told. And the press isn’t even asking. ……..... [Read more...]

America Hates The Poor While The Republicans Hold Up Obama.

April 9, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Four years ago Rahm Emmanuel walked away with almost all the black votes in his successful bid to become mayor of Chicago, thanks primarily to support from Barack Obama who could do no wrong in the eyes of many, if not most, black folks. Today Emmanuel has won reelection, but had to endure a runoff, despite having received similar... [Read more...]

R.I.P. Walter Scott – Not Again.

April 9, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I don’t know what it’s like to have the benefits of white privilege, but I know all about what it’s like to live as a black man in America. Here’s what black privilege grants me: I check the tail lights and headlights of my car every day before I leave home, while I’m out, and after I return home. I’m well-trained... [Read more...]

Is this Recovery Failing; Only 126,000 Jobs Created in March?

April 8, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Is this recovery failing, is the question many knowledgeable people are asking? However, one month does not make a trend. No doubt, the upcoming April’s job report will be the most anticipated since these numbers have been published! If there is any hint that this recovery is failing, this is bad news not only for the larger... [Read more...]

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