Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There was fury when former BET founder and financial mogul Bob Johnson urged African-Americans to give President-Elect Trump a “shot” and “the benefit of the doubt.” Johnson was lambasted with a slew of printable and unprintable epitaphs from many blacks who raged at him for daring to say such a thing. Johnson didn’t... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) President-elect Donald Trump blamed his loss of the popular vote on election fraud. While that’s not likely, it doesn’t matter. Vote fraud is a serious problem that can subvert elections. The Trump administration should put electoral integrity at the top of its agenda. What sets the U.S. apart from so many other nations... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The System has declared psychological warfare against us and many of us are very unaware and ignorantly blind to the psychological warfare that is being constantly used against us. An excerpt that I’m using from a previous article that I wrote: “One of the rules of psychological warfare is when you want to control... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Professor Deva Woodly teaches political science at the New School for Social Research in New York. During a recent talk, she shared that trust in our nation’s institutions is at an all-time low. That is, perhaps, why that man who currently holds the title of President-elect was able to prevail over someone far more qualified... [Read more...]
Here are Six Black Republicans that President-elect Donald Trump Should Be Talking to about Cabinet Positions.
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) President-elect Donald Trump owes the Black community absolutely nothing. Let me repeat that: HE OWES US NOTHING! Blacks gave Trump just 8 percent of their vote and Hillary Clinton won 88 percent; Clinton’s share of Black voters was considerably lower than Obama’s 93 percent in 2008 and 96 percent in 2012. Trump has said... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Credit cards carry this undeniable treacherous trait of delivering unpredictable bills at month ends. Even when you thought that all the purchases made were in line with necessities, the sum still does not add up when you get the bill. The situation is even direr for those who like to throw around credit cards for lavish deals... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Narratives, narratives, narratives: they’re everywhere. Politics, advertising, universities – you name it, there’s a narrative. But one of the most dangerous narratives out there right now is the one that relates to health. We’re told over and over again that being healthy is hard work and something that is only... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Be honest. In your real-life everyday American experience is racism an issue? I am confident the answer is no. And yet, the Left (Democrats, Black Lives Matter, Hollywood and mainstream media) have convinced many that America is a hotbed of racism where black boys are gunned down by cops for simply “walking black.” Words... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You can color me red, but that won’t corroborate the essence of my continuance, because that is not who I am. You can color me brown, but such humdrum characterization, can’t hold a candle to my eminence. Yellow restricts my authenticity, as does white, that bounces off me, with every step I take. These colors don’t define... [Read more...]
I Taught Playwriting in a Prison & My Life Will Never be the Same: Documentation of Millennial African/Brown Griots.
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The audacity of this title is the impetus for the article you are reading. My limited experience teaching caged African/Brown men (ages 18-21) in prison is the why but not the what I am writing about. Yes, no free man with a conscience will enter a prison filled with his peers and exit guilt free. Nor will he leave without interrogating... [Read more...]