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Friday, August 29, 2014


Yes, Blacks Missing from U.S.-Africa Business Forum.

August 12, 2014 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)President Obama hosted the first ever U.S.-Africa Business forum last week here in Washington, DC.  Leading up to the conference, the U.S. Commerce Department announced:, “On August 5, 2014, Bloomberg Philanthropies and the U.S. Department of Commerce will co-host the first-ever U.S.-Africa Business Forum, a day focused on... [Read more...]

Ten Dumb Things Uttered by Conservative GOP Stalwarts.

August 5, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) While reflecting on some of the more fanatical GOP verbiage this writer has heard of late, designed to debase and marginalize the accomplishments of President Barack Obama; specifically, the ignorance and stupidity of many uninformed detractors calling for his impeachment. The U. S. Congress has voted this week, along partisan... [Read more...]

Thy Never Ending Ben Carson Silliness.

August 3, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The silliness about a Ben Carson presidential bid just got sillier. With much fanfare, he recently gathered a flock of supposedly well-heeled donors, boosters, and political operatives in Palm Beach, Florida and announced that he’s formed a PAC, with the presumptuous name, One Nation to prep his 2016 White House bid. As in... [Read more...]

Restore American Expectionalism: Nullify Obama.

August 2, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Upon seeing the size of the crowd, the trio of middle school students scheduled to perform the Star Spangled Banner became petrified. It was the monthly U.S. Immigration Naturalization Ceremony in Baltimore, Maryland. We were backstage. Every month the ceremony was ended with me performing my original song, “Celebrate America”.... [Read more...]

Chinchecker-in-Chief: Obama as Rocky.

August 1, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)August 4th is President Barack Hussein Obama’s birthday. What gifts do you bear for him? Do you respect the man? And if not, do you at least respect the office he holds? Respect for the U.S. President was one of the very first things you were taught in Civics. I joyfully submit to you that Barack Obama is the real life version... [Read more...]

Israel and Hamas; When rockets from Gaza fall on black folks.

August 1, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On just about every channel that you turn to there is a news story about what’s going on in Israel. Daily we are bombarded with images of communities that lay in ruin after just having been bombed. Both war wearied sides of the conflict are pointing fingers at the other saying “it’s their fault.” Meanwhile the American... [Read more...]

Republicans – Attack of the Cavaliers.

July 28, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Certain people are sure to be angered by this Op-Ed piece. So let’s begin. My Republican brothers and sisters are extremely passionate about their pro-life beliefs. I do not question the depth of their conviction. I do not question their methodology. Today’s column isn’t at all about how American conservatives feel about... [Read more...]

Can reparations make us free?

July 26, 2014 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) A caller on the Carl Nelson Show (WOL 1450AM – Washington, D.C.), at least each time I have heard him, talks about reparations and freedom. He called again when I was Carl’s guest on July 16, 2014. The caller’s passion, concern, anger, urgency, and frustration were all woven into his comments. I could not help but empathize... [Read more...]

Charity Begins at Home.

July 25, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Americans have lost their minds. Forgive me for not expending any of my emotional energy or shedding any tears for those illegals coming into America. No, I can’t get all wrapped up in the plight of all the illegal children whose derelict parents are sending them thousands of miles on a dangerous journey alone. I can’t help... [Read more...]

American-Israeli Politics: Where Bullying is Called Self-Defense.

July 23, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “And I stand shoulder to shoulder with Israel as it defends itself against this shocking violence.” Senator Cory Booker “Israel is entitled to take the steps necessary to protect itself from destructive rocket attacks from Hamas that are aimed at all Israeli civilians, regardless of their religion,” said Senator Charles... [Read more...]

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