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Monday, April 21, 2014

An Easter Sunday Sermon From a Non-Preacher, Who’s Not Asking For a Dime.

April 20, 2014 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “IF YE WERE ABRAHAM’S CHILDREN, YE WOULD DO THE WORKS OF ABRAHAM” Every since I wrote the column “Crabs in a Barrel,” the gross hypocrisy of South Carolina State Senator, Rev. Darrell Jackson, has lingered with me. In that column I describe how the Black, South Carolina State Senator, who was also... [Read more...]

Sweet tooth: The red flag for stress.

April 20, 2014 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As our worlds become increasingly more overrun with stress, albeit external or internal, it is no surprise that our waistlines have become the victim. Obesity and the problems associated with it are now at epidemic levels in the black community. According to the US Department of Health and Human services, non-Hispanic Black... [Read more...]

The State of Hip Hop.

April 20, 2014 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Time has brought about an immeasurable amount of change. In hip hop’s heyday, rap music was, without question, authentic and thorough; nowadays, people march to a different drum. It appears that only one vainglorious record is all that is required for an individual to be awarded a multi-million dollar recording contract. As... [Read more...]

Equal Pay for Women Helps Us All.

April 19, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Could you use an additional $24,000 in your yearly wages? How about nearly $19,000? Or even just another $11,000 to $12,000? Those figures are what you get – or rather, what women who work full-time don’t get because of the pervasive “wage gap” between women and men. Correcting that injustice is one reason President Obama... [Read more...]

‘Hammerin’ Hank’ Aaron Slugs it Out with President Obama Attackers.

April 19, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Major League Baseball’s home run king, Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron has just knocked another one out of the park.  But this time, Aaron wasn’t on a baseball diamond.  Aaron stood up boldly on the national stage and blasted a political homerun against Republicans who have made a sport of attacking President Obama. In a recent... [Read more...]

Crisis in Education.

April 19, 2014 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We may as well call it “Edu-pay-tion,” as far as many prospective students are concerned. The cost of a college degree has risen 1120% since 1978, but wages have increased a mere 6% during that same period. The national collective college debt is more than $1 trillion! We have college grads mired in $29,000 of debt, on average,... [Read more...]

Black People & Their Money Will Never Get Respect From White Corporations Until They Unite!

April 18, 2014 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black people need to get their money right and get some sense as to who they’re spending it with because the one sided relationship with many of the companies that Blacks support are NOT mutually beneficial. While I am very angry at the fact that out of the $390 Billion Dollars that will be spent in the next fiscal year on... [Read more...]

Affordable Care Act (ACA); Obama Alley-Oop: Game Over.

April 18, 2014 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On October 1st, 2013 – the first day of open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – only 6 people were able to enroll for healthcare coverage through healthcare.gov. 6 people total. Through the well-documented laundry list of glitches, miscalculations on server capacity, and crashes of the website, only 106,000 Americans... [Read more...]

Liberal Pundit Sally Kohn Sings Kumbaya to Fox News.

April 18, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In her Article, “What I Learned As a Liberal Talking Head For Fox News,” for The Christian Science Monitor, Sally Kohn indicated that while working for Fox News, she had what can best be described as an epiphany. She said, “For a radical progressive who once harbored negative stereotypes about folks on the... [Read more...]

6 Reasons Why You Need a Business Plan.

April 18, 2014 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Many people who are about to start a business have a mistaken idea about business plans. They think that they are simply a tool for raising money. Therefore, many prospective business owners really do not give nearly as much thought or time to this important document as they should, especially if all of the funding is coming... [Read more...]

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