Opinion : ThyBlackMan

Saturday, February 24, 2018


Black Panther Was A White Man’s Perspective.

February 19, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Recently I went to see Black Panther and paid close attention to every minute. I applaud the African and African American actors. The movie was action packed and humorous at times. Word like nobility, honor, passion, action, family, discipline, order and allegiance come to mind. But there are a few things many people are missing... [Read more...]

Marion Barry Statue, For Us, For All.

February 19, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Marion Barry, Jr. was the longest-serving mayor of Washington, D.C.   The people and the pundits of DC gave him the moniker “Mayor for Life” because, after holding the Mayor’s office from 1979 through 1992, he left politics because of his personal challenges.  Then he made an amazing comeback, to regain the mayoralty... [Read more...]

Growing Number Of Tourists Visiting Africa.

February 19, 2018 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) That is the final conclusion of the UNCTAD (United Nations Conference for Trade And Development) 2017 reports about tourism business in Africa. Despite of the terrible atmosphere of breaking news describing political wars, health crisis, humanitarian disasters, the statistics do really make africans smile and hope better success.... [Read more...]

Egypt Is Special To The African Diaspora.

February 19, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Most of us living in the Diaspora do not know which African ethnic group or groups we hail from. And so, when we honor and revere the Motherland, we tend to see it as a whole. As we evoke this naturally Pan African vision, we tend to focus on ancient Egypt. As the Hyksos and then the Persians and then the Greeks and then the... [Read more...]

School Shooting At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School In Parkland, Florida – Part Of The Crisis Of The Current Social System.

February 18, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Recently at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, a former student (a teenage white boy) opened fire at the school injuring 14 and killing 17 people. At first glance, many people will only be reactionary by saying “not again” or “these kids need to be punished by the colonial state” But when I look... [Read more...]

Laura Ingraham Tried To Silence Lebron James.

February 18, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I repeatedly tell people that if you listen intently for any amount of time to what others say, they will reveal their true feelings. If Black America made a practice of doing such, they would be unsurprised by the hatred that many whites spew during diatribes that drip with an elitist haughtiness aimed at maintaining centuries-old... [Read more...]

The Truth About Investing.

February 18, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In the past month, the stock market has been volatile due to several factors. Those factors are based upon the investor’s psychological fears of Ebola, world economies, oil prices, and the upcoming elections.   More than 40% percent of people between the ages of 25 and 70 say in a survey they will never invest for fear of... [Read more...]

Is “The Rooney Rule” still relevant today?

February 18, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the more contentious social debates occurs regarding the subject of affirmative action. Most opposition against affirmative action often forget how 20th-century social programs (Social Security, the G.I. Bill, Great Society) benefited mostly white people and were purposefully subverted to be that way by Southern legislators... [Read more...]

Full Of Promise; Why ‘Black Panther’ Threatens To Be A Transformational Movie In African American Lives.

February 18, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the most influential pieces of advice I ever received was to build traditions. In time, I have learned that this advice has been an integral part of not only who I am, but also my relationship with my sons. In fact, one of my favorite traditions is arriving early to the movies with my sons so that they have ample time... [Read more...]

Original Car Parts Available At the Competitive Prices.

February 18, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It is an extremely vital aspect that you get the original parts for your car. It is not only for the look of the car but to maintain safety while driving. Original spare parts will always protect your car and will never let you down with unnecessary complications. This is the reason it is recommended that you get the spare auto... [Read more...]

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