Wednesday, July 26, 2017


Charter vs Public Schools, Let the parents choose.

July 26, 2017 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Randi Weingarten, president of the nation’s second-largest teachers union, the American Federation of Teachers, used a speech last week to brand the education choice movement as racist. She also got personal, trying to pin the racist label onto Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos because DeVos is a passionate supporter of... [Read more...]

Western Values vs The Rest Of The World.

July 26, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Here’s part of President Donald Trump’s recent speech in Poland: “The fundamental question of our time is whether the West has the will to survive. Do we have the confidence in our values to defend them at any cost? Do we have enough respect for our citizens to protect our borders? Do we have the desire and the courage... [Read more...]

Black Newspapers & Media Companies Push for Report on Federal Ad Spending.

July 26, 2017 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is set to begin work on a report detailing advertising spending by federal agencies—particularly as it pertains to Black and Latino media companies. “After several senators joined our request, including Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Shumer, GAO sent us an update in February saying... [Read more...]

7 Ways To Enjoy A Family Road Trip.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Taking a long road trip can be tiring, and it can be even more exhausting when you have kids in tow. The best way to keep everyone happy is stay organized and to make sure the children have plenty of entertainment on a long road trip. What makes everyone on a road trip uncomfortable? It’s the long miles, sitting in a car for... [Read more...]

Consider A Career That Fills Your Soul, Not Just Your Wallet.

July 25, 2017 by  
Filed under Education, Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When you’re young and impressionable; it can be a challenge to choose the path you’re going to take regarding your job and how to spend your life. You will, of course, need to consider a career that gives you the means to live comfortably, and one that you look forward to heading towards each day of the week. However, you... [Read more...]

The Art of the – Lie?

July 25, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We have a commander-in-chief whose campaign chairman, son-in-law, and eldest son had a meeting with emissaries allegedly sent by the Russian Government to castigate the personality of Trump’s fierce competitor in the last general elections, Hillary Clinton. It is disheartening that Trump suggested on Twitter that “most... [Read more...]

Queen Sugar; Ralph Angel & Darla Love Affair.

July 25, 2017 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Ava Duvernay’s Queen Sugar: To Usward (S2 E2) written by Jason Wilborn is wrought with authentic depictions of fragmented African American relationships that work to expand the limited narrative of black romance too often glamorized in pop culture today. There is a scene at the center of this episode between the characters... [Read more...]

O.J. Simpson Has Lost The Juice.

July 25, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Our Constitution is exceptional because the rule of law usurps the rule of man, even when it comes to a murderer like O.J. Simpson. Unless you’re blinded by skin color, you know O.J. Simpson is a murderer. O.J. was found “not guilty” by a jury of his peers in the double-murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her... [Read more...]

Get Well Soon, Sen. John McCain.

July 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I don’t agree with Arizona Senator John McCain about very much, but I was saddened by his recent diagnosis of brain cancer.  He says he will be back on the Senate floor soon, sparring with Democrats.  I say, “Bring it on, McCain.”             McCain is a patriot.  He has been a thorn in 45’s side since... [Read more...]

Oliver Robinson – One Of The Biggest Neocolonial Sellouts In The History Of Urban Alabama.

July 24, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Political corruption on any level is damaging, especially if the offender is from an urban area in this country. One of the things I have personally seen over the years is that many urban politicians always talk a good game, but once they get in office, they deliberately turn their backs on the people who not only supported... [Read more...]

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