Saturday, January 19, 2019


2019, A More Diverse Congress, A More Perfect Union?

January 10, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The 116th Congress, sworn in on January 3, is the most diverse our nation has ever seen.  There are more women – 102 – than ever before.  More members of the Congressional Black Caucus – 55 – than ever before.  Indeed, a former Congressional Black Caucus intern, Lauren Underwood (D-IL) is part of the incoming first-year... [Read more...]

We Can’t Grow if We Can’t Teach.

January 10, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The phrase that pays these days is politically correct. We live in a time whereby everything is a sensitive matter and any point made can be used as a trigger. I am completely sensitive to mental health issues; however, I don’t feel like the language of such should be misused. If we address negative behavior we are shaming... [Read more...]

Sadly A Donald Trump ‘Resistance’: Right-Wing Racists Bad, Left-Wing Racists Not So Much.

January 10, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Newly elected Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., in a recent “60 Minutes” interview, said there is “no question” that President Donald Trump is “racist.” If Democrats — the party of slavery and segregation and whose congressional members voted for the 1964 Civil Rights Act at a  lesser... [Read more...]

Check Bantuan Sara Hidup 2019 Online.

January 10, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The cost of living aid provided by the Malaysian government under the current ruling party, Pakatan Harapan, is considered to be one of the most influential financial aid programs in the country. In order to combat poverty, the government provides a monetary aid for households with low income flow. To qualify for the Bantuan... [Read more...]

2019; No More Forced Assimilation.

January 6, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It is very appropriate that from this cradle of the Confederacy, this very heart of the great Anglo-Saxon Southland, that today we sound the drum for freedom as have our generations of forebears before us time and again down through history. Let us rise to the call for freedom-loving blood that is in us and send our answer to... [Read more...]

Well Black Media Needs to do their Jobs.

January 6, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As I reflected on the year in politics from 2018, it dawned on me that the most under reported story of last year was the Black vote; and not for the reasons you might think. According to Pew Research, “Blacks voted [in the 2018 elections] overwhelmingly (90%) for the Democratic candidate, including comparable shares of black... [Read more...]

The Democrats’ Morality, Lies and the Wall.

January 3, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Democrat Nancy Pelosi said Trump’s border wall is immoral and too expensive. Hearing Pelosi lecture Trump and the American people about morality is beyond repulsive. Pelosi, her fellow Democrats and fake news media seek to prevent our side from using the word “morality” in the political arena. Any Republican and Conservative... [Read more...]

The Worse Enemy — Of Black People.

January 2, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Malcolm X was a Muslim minister and human rights activist. Born in 1925, he met his death at the hands of an assassin in 1965. Malcolm X was a courageous advocate for black civil rights, but unlike Martin Luther King, he was not that forgiving of whites for their crimes against black Americans. He did not eschew violence as... [Read more...]

Message to New Congress: Reinstate Voting Rights Act of 1965, Pronto!

December 31, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) What happens after the government shut down? When the new US Congress convenes in January of 2019, the Democrats will have a House majority. And with that new power, there is one mission which should be at the top of their to-do list:  Reinstatement of The Voting Rights Act of 1965. Now more than ever, amidst the renewed intensity... [Read more...]

Why ‘Class’ Trumps Race In The Looming Financial Crisis.

December 31, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) During one of his brilliant rhetorical flourishes, Malcolm X advised Blacks to do the following, “go outside and look up your block and down your block and tell me what it is that you see. I don’t want you to think that you are some hard luck case or something.” At the present moment, this quote is particularly appropriate... [Read more...]

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