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Sunday, November 23, 2014

Christian Talk; Advice From An Elder.

November 18, 2014 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable men who will also be qualified to teach others. Endure hardship with us like a good solider of Christ Jesus. No one serving as a solider gets involved in civilian affairs... [Read more...]

Street Harassment Is Real… I Got Proof…

November 18, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) So I been gone for a week. …Well not really, I guess Brother Calvin either sees how prophetic my views of The White Double Standard are and he sees what I see and wants to wait until the apparent acquittal of Darren Wilson for the murder of Mike Brown. Yeah they’re preparing us for it by pushing numerous distractions... [Read more...]

Olivia Pope; The hidden scandal on Scandal.

November 17, 2014 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Olivia Pope is the lead character from the mind of Shonda Rhimes as she brought her TV show Scandal to life. By now the show’s ratings and success is well known. The content of the show is also well known so there is no need to build up to my viewpoint. The reason I waited so long to pen this blog is in the above statements.... [Read more...]

One Way That Racist Institutions Are Able To Control Your Self Esteem.

November 17, 2014 by  
Filed under Business, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) What does it mean to be successful?  Does it mean getting rich, being famous, having power?  Does it mean being independent, being liked, or something else? Many of us embrace artificially-contrived definitions of success without thinking much about them.  They may have been given to us by our parents, the media, our friends,... [Read more...]

Saving while Single.

November 13, 2014 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As the holidays approach there are many things I’ve learned from being, single, married and now divorced. I am no Economist however, I am economical. I have been doing these things for about eight years I have done my own research on how to save while still being single yet still being savvy. As time has gone on, it has become... [Read more...]

Jews Are Upset About YM Nicki Minaj’s Video But Don’t Care That It’s Racist.

November 12, 2014 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I was amused and intrigued by the online criticism of Nicki Minaj’s new song “Only.”  Some are saying that the video is anti-Semitic, primarily because it presents imagery similar to the German military during World War II.  Of course, the Jewish holocaust is nothing to laugh about, and most of us cringe when we think... [Read more...]

Selling Black Businesses.

November 12, 2014 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The recent news about Black owned beauty/hair care company, Carol’s Daughter, being sold to L’Oreal USA is rife with opinions, both positive and negative, especially from Black people. Some say Lisa Price grew her business to a point where she could no longer support it and did the right thing by selling it. Others say she... [Read more...]

GOP Can Make Headway with Blacks.

November 11, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last week’s midterm elections were historic. Republicans regained control of the U.S. Senate, increased their majority in the House, and expanded their majority among governors. While these gains were historic and impressive, there was a bigger story that no one is talking about. According to early polling figures, Black participation... [Read more...]

Barrack Obama: Black president or a President who is black?

November 10, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Midterm elections are typically viewed as a mandate for or against the party that is currently in power. As a result of this year’s fallout the Democratic Party, by losing control of the Senate, has all but given away any semblance of real power on Capitol Hill other than the presidential veto. Looking beyond the immediate... [Read more...]

3 Reasons Why The Current Economic Recovery Will Fail!

November 10, 2014 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The national unemployment rate for October “dropped to 5.8 percent” and the media is heralding this as great news. However, it is not great news for every worker group in the labor force. The recovery from the 2008 downturn has been spotty and benefited different working groups in different ways. Positive benefits to African... [Read more...]

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