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Sunday, April 26, 2015


Ole Chicago: Economic Death Spiral After 84 Years of Democratic Control.

April 26, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, after winning reelection, pronounced Chicago “the greatest city in America.” Run by Democrats for more than eight decades, Chicago should serve as a showplace that reflects the wonderful world of “progressive policies.” Public schools are a mess, and the city’s finances... [Read more...]

Ole Self-Enforcing Discrimination.

April 26, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black politicians, civil rights organizations and others who say they are concerned with the welfare of poor black people often support harmful measures. One of the most effective tools for disadvantaged people is to be able to charge a lower price for what they sell and pay a higher price for what they buy. Let’s look... [Read more...]

Flawless: Ole Racial Bias in Beauty.

April 25, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but the beauty and entertainment industries have systematically crafted the lens through which Americans see others and themselves. Throughout history, African-Americans have suffered from incredible efforts to destroy any hope for positive self-concept or imagery. Stereotypical depictions... [Read more...]

If I Were A Republican.

April 24, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) If I were Republican, I would be deeply concerned about the past. Republicans singlehandedly eradicated slavery in America – which simultaneously ended the systematic kidnapping, rape, murder, and hard labor of black people here even as it preserved this nation’s union during its most tenuous days. Republicans – white ones... [Read more...]

Financial Literacy 101.

April 23, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When I was a young boy, I was not familiar with the concepts of financial literacy and responsibility. I did understand that luxury and a comfortable lifestyle — two things I had no experience with — would only be obtained by making myself valuable to society. After many difficulties in early childhood, I realized... [Read more...]

Ole Hollywood Actors and Economics 101.

April 23, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Welcome to Hollywood, where dreams become real — and where logic, reason and economics 101 become dreams. Take the current battle over the minimum wage. In Los Angeles County, the minimum wage is $9 per hour. Theater actors, however, can be paid as little as $7 a performance, and an actor can even work long rehearsal hours... [Read more...]

Job Creation: A Priority of Americans is Doable Right Now! Part II

April 23, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Following is how the job creation plan would work, once the $600 billion dollar payment is made to bolster the trust fund. This plan has the capacity to create a lot more than 300,000 jobs monthly. Retiring Baby-Boomers, who are estimated to be 68-72 million consumers are retiring over the next 16 years at a rate of approximately... [Read more...]

What a Fool Believes.

April 23, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In this column entry, you will not find the terms Republican, Democrat, or Independent. You will not read about race. There will be no references – overt or covert – to issues of gender or age. No lyrics from the Doobie Brothers song of the same title will appear. Today, we’re going to talk. Just two cool people discussing... [Read more...]

Making more money isn’t the solution.

April 23, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Before I was a successful business owner, I worked on a job like everybody else and I lived paycheck to paycheck, struggling to pay my rent and my car note in spite of making $40,000 a year in the early part of this century. Although I was successful at getting annual 3 to 8 percent raises, I still used to play the lottery religiously... [Read more...]

GoodWritingHelp.com – Free Academic Helper.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Even the most experienced and brilliant student requires a professional piece of advice when he writes a complicated academic essay or research paper.Very often young people do not know where they can find professional help that will improve the quality of their written assignments. If one does not want to pay someone to do a... [Read more...]

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