Opinion : ThyBlackMan

Thursday, April 18, 2019


The Destruction of Citizen Herman Cain.

April 18, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In 2016, black businessman extraordinaire, Herman Cain terminated his run for the presidency due to allegations of sexual misconduct. Cain chose to protect his family from the humiliation of enduring leftists’ attempt to destroy a black conservative Republican. It is unfortunate that negative press was many black Americans’... [Read more...]

Politics – Winter in America.

April 18, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Seasons have changed.  Donny Hathaway called it.  “Everything must change.  Nothing stays the same.  Because that’s the way of time…”  There is no stasis and it’s impossible to maintain the status quo.  “Nothing and no one goes unchanged.”  And so it is with our country today.  It’s changing all around... [Read more...]

White Nationalism is Rising and Candace Owens’ Views Are Dangerous.

April 18, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Currently, there is a hearing into white nationalism. I know, right? After centuries of this stuff it’s now an issue worthy of Congress holding hearings into it. I certainly didn’t expect a hearing after the South’s succession from the Union or when the Klan was formed. There wasn’t one into Nazism getting footing in... [Read more...]

Mike Espy Tries to Make it That Mississippi Lawyers Aren’t Prejudiced To Racism And Homophobia Lawyer Macy Hanson Comments Otherwise.

April 18, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Mike Espy is an American politician who served as the 25th United States Secretary of Agriculture between 1993 and 1994, who announced that he was running for Senate in March 2018. Espy eventually faced Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith in November 2018, ultimately losing to her. A black Mississippian, Espy’s background as a... [Read more...]

Studies Show that the Mortality Rate for Black Women with Cervical Cancer is Twice that of White Women.

April 17, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As men, what is our responsibility in this? While studies have shown that HPV and genital warts only act as irritants in men and generally go away over a few years, with women it’s a whole different story. A study found that black women diagnosed with cervical cancer die at a rate of 10.1 per 100,000 and white women at a rate... [Read more...]

Could a New Bill Help Ease Student Loan Burden for Black Men?

April 17, 2019 by  
Filed under Education, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The student loan crisis in the U.S. has hit breaking point, with a total of 70% of students graduating with debt. Black students in particular have been hard-hit, since 77.7% take out federal student loans to fund college – a significantly higher figure than the national average for white students (57.5%). A new bill proposed... [Read more...]

Reminder: Donald Trump is Only Human.

April 17, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Despite a billion dollars worth of negative press to destroy Trump before he was elected – over 500,000 lying articles claiming Trump colluded with Russia and the deep state’s $30 million illegal investigation, Trump has miraculously survived. Incredibly, Trump has stayed on offense, laser-focused on making America great... [Read more...]

But the Criminal Element.

April 17, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Protecting the border to keep “the illegals” out because they will—there’s a number of reasons that the right lists—bring ruin to the fabric of the United States of America. Let’s just file it under that. The belief is that they will gobble up resources and compromise American Values ™ by not dropping their... [Read more...]

Please Don’t Turn Nipsey Hussle into a Savior.

April 16, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) My heart goes out to the family of Nipsey Hussle, to his fans, his community, and the millions of lives impacted by his words, and community upliftment. It is heartbreaking when another black man leaves this earth in such a violent manner, and definitely too soon. One can only wonder how much more work he would have accomplished,... [Read more...]

A Disturbing Trend; Reflections On The Erasure Of Black Women In Activist Movements.

April 16, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Although my male contemporaries consider my standard refrain that “Black America does not move unless Black women move them” to be posturing aimed at currying favor with the majority female audiences present during my lectures, the truth of the matter is that my people do not move forward without the contributions of Black... [Read more...]

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