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Thursday, February 11, 2016


Toyota Motor Credit To Pay $21.9 Million For Discriminatory Practices.

February 10, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Each year observances and events offered in recognition of Black History Month offer opportunities for people of all colors and locales to reflect on the unique experiences of Blacks both past and present. Many of the annual observances chronicle progress since the passage of laws adopted years ago to ensure that Black citizens... [Read more...]

Yes, Republicans Can Get More Black Votes.

February 10, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The 2012 presidential election delivered a wake-up call to the Republican Party to improve communication with minorities. The realization that the American presidency can now be won with support of less than 40 percent of white voters — Obama won with just 39 percent — was a bombshell. When Ronald Reagan was elected... [Read more...]

White America, It’s Not Always About You.

February 10, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s Black History Month again, and this is the first post on this blog where I’m mentioning it. It might be the last; it might not be. Doesn’t really matter since I’m liable to talk about race relations and diversity issues all times during the year. It’s time to talk about it now; let’s see how many people I scare... [Read more...]

It’s Still a Woman Thing with Hillary Clinton.

February 10, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Bill Clinton barely got the words out of his mouth lambasting the Bernie Sanders camp for what he bluntly said were attacks on Hillary that were to sexist and to “profane” to repeat when a Sanders campaign official shot back that the attack was “disappointing.” Sanders for his part took the high road approach, acknowledged... [Read more...]

Black Women Unemployment Rate Spikes; A Threatening Sign For Whites!

February 10, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It is regrettable that there were no lead stories among the African American press (print media or otherwise), which could have acted as a catalyst for a discussion of an issue of great import to the African American (AA) community. And that issue is the increase of the AA unemployment rate as reported by the Bureau of Labor... [Read more...]

Country Roads: Safety Tips for Rural Drivers.

February 10, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Driving in the city and driving in the country are two very different things. While you may assume that city driving presents more hazards because there are more vehicles and people to contend with, driving in the country also has its risks. Here are some of the main things to remember when driving in the country to ensure you... [Read more...]

Finally Home: How to Land a Job Before Moving to Your Dream Location.

February 10, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Many people have a dream location where they would like to settle down. If you’ve been thinking about where you’d like to live for the rest of your life, or you just want a stable place to retire and enjoy life when your working days are behind you, here’s how to find the perfect job before you make the move. Tell Your... [Read more...]

Should You Start Investing? If So, Where?

February 9, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We all want to be financially successful and debt free. Where most of us falter, however, is in believing that we need to pay off all of our debts before we can begin saving for and investing in our futures. All this does is reduce the amount of money we’ll have waiting for us when an emergency happens or later in life when... [Read more...]

Beyonce; On ‘Jackson Five Nostrils,’ Creole vs. ‘Negro’ and Beefing Over Beyoncé’s ‘Formation’.

February 9, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I was born and raised in New Awlins and never miss the opportunity to remind folks of that. So when Beyoncé’s video for “Formation” dropped on Saturday, I, like the majority of my homegirls, was hype. I wasn’t excited because I’m a certified Beyoncé stan, because the video is visually stunning, or because this... [Read more...]

What is Forex: Why Some Traders Don’t Profit and Lose Money.

February 8, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Answering the question of what is forex does not only mean exploring the practices of this lucrative business, it also means exploring the many reasons why people lose money and fail at trading. Here are some of the reasons why a lot of individuals don’t profit in foreign exchange trading. What Is Forex About? Studying Trends... [Read more...]

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