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Tuesday, August 4, 2015


Black Folks; The “After-Math”.

July 21, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Now that the confederate flag has been taken down, complete with honor guard and pomp and circumstance, what are Black folks going to do now? Another question is, “what does the math of the aftermath look like?” Everything boils down to economics/business at some point, so let’s take a look at the past few weeks to see... [Read more...]

Ol America, Stop Allowing the Steamrolling.

July 20, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The gay population is only 2%. http://bit.ly/1faCE6v Rush said despite their 2% number, they are succeeding in everything they want. He said the majority is just sitting idly by letting it happen. Rush asked his audience of millions, why? “Why is there no uprising against it…why is there no uprising in support of these... [Read more...]

Chattanooga Shooting: The Seeds We Sow.

July 20, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Chattanooga, Tennessee is a beautiful, small city bordering the Tennessee River. I’ve been blessed enough to have visited Chattanooga many times over the years – either individually, with friends, or with family members. Some of the best food I’ve ever had was there. Some of the nicest people I’ve ever met lived and/or... [Read more...]

Ol America Must Rethink Its Immigration Policy.

July 20, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It is high time for the American people to finally wake up and stop spending so much time trying to be politically correct.  Politicians must stop obsessing about winning the next election and begin to focus on what’s best for America, especially in light of what happened last week in Chattanooga, TN. Last week, a naturalized... [Read more...]

Pot Politics: The Evolution of State and Federal Marijuana Laws.

July 20, 2015 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Marijuana laws in the USA are complex. Ever since 1996, numerous states have passed laws that have allowed marijuana to be smoked for medical reasons, and now a select group of states have legalized recreational use as well. This is changing things up in a big way across the country, and there is a lot of debate about the future... [Read more...]

President Obama’s Continued Disdain for Africa.

July 18, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In June of 2013 Obama tried to lecture Senegalese President, Macky Sall in front of his own people on accepting homosexuality in his country.  Before his trip to Africa, Obama was sternly warned by many, “do not talk about homosexuality in Africa.” But as is his habit, Obama never misses an opportunity to lecture and talk... [Read more...]

Ol Bernie Sanders For President.

July 17, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I like Bernie Sanders. He seems to be non-calculating, and he talks common sense. The same is true of Elizabeth Warren, and I think they would make a great ticket. In fact, the perfect ticket.  The only problem is, Bernie Sanders is a self-avowed Democratic Socialist, and the American people have a knee-jerk response to the... [Read more...]

Paul Kagame Is Not God: Rwanda Needs Strong Institutions, Not Strong Men.

July 16, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) SUNNY NTAYOMBYA claims that the Legislature is mandated to abide by what the people expects of them.According to him,Members of Parliament are not at liberty to oppose the views of the people.Yet,the said people put in place a Constitution to govern them and this sacrosanct document creates institutions such as the Judiciary-an... [Read more...]

Is the Ol Civil War Over?

July 16, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In the wake of the recent murders in a South Carolina church, the killer’s hope of igniting a race war produced the opposite effect. Blacks and whites in South Carolina came together to condemn his act and the race hate behind it. Some saw in the decision to remove the Confederate flag from in front of the state house a... [Read more...]

Black People, Putty People.

July 16, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Incidents over just the past two months have taken Black folks on the psychological ride of our lives. The White woman in Spokane, Washington, who passed as Black caught and held our attention; then there was the McKinney, Texas pool party incident; and then the Supreme Court decision on Obamacare, the confederate flag, and the... [Read more...]

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