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Saturday, October 1, 2016


The paradox of voting Democratic: Sounds great, but where’s the progress?

September 27, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last week President Obama stood before the Congressional Black Caucus and gave his final speech as the acting Commander-in-Chief. The tone was very relaxed. At times it was playful. He was on friendly territory, a familiar neighborhood where you know everyone by their first names. It was like he walked into the door at Cheers... [Read more...]

Changing America’s Narrative: The New African-American History Museum Opens on the National Mall.

September 27, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “In the shadow of the Jefferson Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the King Memorial, and the front yard of the Washington Monument, like a phoenix, our museum will rise…Believe me, if we can build a museum…there’s nothing that you can’t do. There’s nothing you can’t reach. There’s nothing you can’t teach, but... [Read more...]

Blue Code Of Silence — Cops Step Forward.

September 26, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The day after Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler announced first degree manslaughter charges would be filed against Tulsa officer Betty Shelby for gunning down distressed motorist Terence Crutcher, the Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable and other civil rights organizations held a press conference. They announced... [Read more...]

Donald Trump is Right!.. and Trump is Wrong about African Americans!

September 26, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When you look at how this election cycle is unfolding at the national level and count losers and winners, African Americans (AA) would have to rank as the biggest losers. You ask, how do you draw that conclusion? Here is how. Even with 1) an African American president sitting in the White House, 2) a seasoned Congressional Black... [Read more...]

Black Preachers remain silent during Charlotte riots?

September 26, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Where are the black preachers in the wake of days of lawless anarchy in Charlotte, North Carolina? Most are either missing in action, or worse – siding with the rioters. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police repeatedly told 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott to drop his gun before they shot and killed him. But false reports spread by Scott’s... [Read more...]

Billionaire George Soros and His Antagonism Toward Israel.

September 24, 2016 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Billionaire George Soros generally does not hide the fact that he uses the considerable funds at his disposal to support his extremist, leftist ideals. So when he does hide something, it should raise some serious questions. A series of leaked documents recently revealed that Soros’ philanthropy network, the Open Society Foundations,... [Read more...]

Regarding Charlotte, NC – Black & Blue Lives and Lies.

September 24, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Hi Folks. These are a few thoughts from the road. Mary and I are driving from our home in Florida up to visit her family in West Virginia and my family in Maryland. On Saturday, Pumphrey, the community I grew up in is having an event honoring my 88 year old preacher dad. Dad was a pillar of our black community. In the 60’s,... [Read more...]

Binary Election, 2016 it could happen.

September 23, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I often hear the argument that the 2016 election is a binary election, offering no choice but Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton. If neither of the candidates represents you, this “binary” choice is no election at all. Yet representation is the defining practical goal of the U.S. Constitution. Turning voters into quanta that... [Read more...]

Yes, Our Generals Have Been Reduced to Rubbish.

September 23, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Rubble is a noun that describes waste or debris from the demolition of buildings in the form of stone, brick, and/or concrete. After saying U.S. “generals under Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have not been successful,” and that under their leadership “generals have beenreduced to rubble, reduced to a point where... [Read more...]

11 Reasons Why African-Americans “Love” Donald Trump.

September 23, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Before anyone reaches for a pain reliever, note that the word love is in quotation marks, which gives readers an intuitive clue of what this commentary is really about. Now on to the count-down! 11. Famous and Devoted Loyalists: Stars who support Trump, reads like a Who’s Who of D-List Celebrities, including Apprentice alum... [Read more...]

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