Sunday, August 19, 2018


If Eurocentricity Is Wrong How Can Afrocentricity Be Right.

August 15, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Ponder this for a moment. If Eurocentricity is wrong, how can Afrocentricity be right? Eurocentricity is a form of ethnocentricity which, by definition, is pernicious. Thus, by the same token shouldn’t Afrocentricity also be seen as negative? Dr. Molefi Kete Asante says that “the Afrocentric analysis re-establishes the... [Read more...]

NFL Viewer Protest; Your Ability is Your Power.

August 15, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) To some the NFL is something they can discard easily. For them its easy to protest if there are not any family or emotional ties to the game that transcend the gridiron. When I think about the NFL my mind reflects on my late father. I’m a Saints fan because he raised me to be on…football is more than a game to me; it is... [Read more...]

Habits That Are Inhibiting Your Weight Loss.

August 15, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Losing weight can be one of the hardest things to do effectively for some people. On its surface, it seems like it should be a simple task. There are tons of guidelines and tips that one can follow, so why is losing weight so difficult? Unfortunately, many bad habits can be developed over the course of a lifetime, and these... [Read more...]

Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson and Oprah Winfrey Ignored President Donald Trump’s “Racism” for Decades. What Really Changed?

August 15, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) With the mainstream media focusing on the one-year anniversary of the Charlottesville riots of last year, many news organizations are basically blaming President Trump for stoking the hatred and racial tension that led to the violence in that small college town, because of his coarse rhetoric on immigration and the NFL player... [Read more...]

Black Refutes Omarosa’s Donald Trump-is-Racist Lie.

August 15, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) My fellow Americans, I am so weary of people on the national stage willing to sacrifice the best interest of our country and people to serve their egos and personal vendettas. Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault-Newman is the latest to show her true colors. Omarosa was fired. Now she is claiming she heard Trump use the... [Read more...]

Things That Make You Go Hmmm…

August 15, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On the old Arsenio Hall show he would have a segment called “Things that make you go Hmmm…”  It highlighted the many absurdities in everyday life that would make you wonder “WTF” in contemporary parlance.  So, some things that made me go “Hmmm” recently… This past weekend marks one year since the protests by... [Read more...]

How to Monetize Your Instagram.

August 15, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Instagram is increasing in popularity like no other social media network out there. In June 2018 it reached 1 billion monthly active users so it is no wonder that more and more companies are trying to advertise there. A lot of people have already monetized their Instagram account and some of them are even making a decent living... [Read more...]

Chicago Violence And Who Is Responsible.

August 13, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Chicago crime is and remains out of control and yet there are hypocrites from every angle. Chicago crime today is a much more complex situation than it appears. First we need to learn to be responsible for saving, building and rebuilding our own African American and minority communities instead of waiting for the political or... [Read more...]

Michael Woods: Young, Driven and Running for Mayor of D.C.

August 13, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In todays society there are many questions regarding whether our young people care about what’s going on in the world. Many of their predecessors feel they are out of touch and more focused on personal success. However, that is not the case. There are many young people in our communities taking a stance of public service,... [Read more...]

Screw The Pledge of Allegiance?

August 12, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Recently a charter school in Atlanta removed the pledge from the morning devotions and people are coming out of the woodwork to attack their patriotism. I applaud the school’s decision. http://www.foxnews.com/us/2018/08/09/atlanta-school-drops-pledge-allegiance-asks-students-to-instead-recite-wolf-pack-chant.html Many... [Read more...]

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