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Monday, May 4, 2015


SupportBlackOwned.com, The Black Communities Newest Lifeline For Growth.

April 29, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The newly launched, Support Black Owned, business directory is offering Black business owners and Black communities an online platform to connect and rebuild neighborhoods. This is offered through the website’s free features and increased popularity and growth. Its sole purpose is to create an awareness of Black owned businesses... [Read more...]

Succeeding While Black – 5 Ways to Avoid Altercations with the Police.

April 29, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) During the past few months, there has been numerous incidents— some tragic—where police officers were accused of brutality and abuse of power against African Americans, including Ferguson, South Carolina and New York being the most well-known. Some of the incidents were caught on video. There are nearly 780,000 sworn officers... [Read more...]

Baltimore Burning.

April 29, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In early April of 1968, Baltimore was on fire literally and figuratively. The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had just been assassinated. Profound sadness, anger, and disgust at the violent death of a man who championed social change exclusively through non-violent civil disobedience led to riots breaking out in many American... [Read more...]

Blacks should create their own empowerment villages.

April 28, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I rarely agree with my father, who is an orthopedic surgeon, but he made a lot of sense when he explained why many urban black neighborhoods have fallen into decay. He said the federal government’s desegregation of the U.S. population opened the floodgates for black attorneys, teachers, pharmacists, accountants, doctors and... [Read more...]

My greatest fear about the ole Baltimore riots.

April 28, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Baltimore seems to be on fire and the sad reality is that the moral high ground that could have been had is lost. Freddie Gray was buried today. He lost his life while in Baltimore police custody due to a severed spine. That is all I know — and actually all anyone knows. However, what is playing out before our eyes is the depraved... [Read more...]

Shocked—Again: Police Brutality.

April 28, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “America leads the world in shocks.” Those immortal words were spoken by the late Gil Scott-Heron during the Nixon “H2O Gate” era. Forty years later, Black people lead the world in shocks. We are shocked every time a Black person gets killed or abused by a police officer; we are shocked at the absence of indictments... [Read more...]

An Inevitable Race War Is Coming.

April 28, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) An inevitable race war is coming and you can choose a side or your color will choose it for you. It will not matter where you live, what you drive, how much you make or how many college degrees you have. Do I wish it to be so? No. Is it necessary? Maybe. When the angels came to Daniel and told him of things to come, Daniel wished... [Read more...]

5 Creative Ideas for Kitchen Remodeling.

April 28, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Kitchen remodelling is a demanding challenge. It requires detailed planning and basic interior design knowledge. Kitchen should be not just attractive, bright or stylish. It should, first of all, be functional and spacious enough to accommodate the whole family and numerous utensils used in the kitchen. In other words, eating... [Read more...]

The Homosexual Agenda Is Destroying The Black Man.

April 27, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Am I homophobic? No, I don’t fear homosexuals. But I do deal with facts and the devastation that homosexuality is doing to our African American community, our families, our churches and our value system. Is this hate speech? No, it is freedom of speech – and freedom of speech does not just apply to agreeable speech,... [Read more...]

Cornel West Responds To Michael Dyson Take-Down.

April 27, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In response to Michael Eric Dyson’s scathing take-down, West issued what must have been the shortest comment of his career – probably because Dyson was so thorough in his take-down that it didn’t leave West much room for a defense. But even what he did say was so delusional, self-serving, and disingenuous that... [Read more...]

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