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Friday, April 27, 2018


Christian Talk

The Truth of Genesis: The Two Witnesses. The Truth of Genesis: The Two Witnesses.

(ThyBlackMan.com) On July 16 1994, through July 22 1994, there were 21 impacts upon the planet Jupiter. Comet Shoemaker/Levy 9, which was fragmented into... 


Adam, Where Are You?: Why So Many Black Men Have Quit the Church. Adam, Where Are You?: Why So Many Black Men Have Quit the Church.

(ThyBlackMan.com) In Genesis, sensing man had become corrupted after eating from the tree of knowledge of good and evil, the Creator calls to the created,... 


When the World Attacks You, Find Strength in the Lord’s Power. When the World Attacks You, Find Strength in the Lord’s Power.

(ThyBlackMan.com) I remember reviewing the letters of Paul in Bible study. In doing so, I was constantly reminded that one cannot look at Paul without... 


MLK Announces ‘The Poor Peoples Campaign’. MLK Announces ‘The Poor Peoples Campaign’.

(ThyBlackMan.com) Ladies and Gentlemen: Last week the staff of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference held one of the most important meetings we... 


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Relationships

Brainwashed Into Thinking You Are Black. Brainwashed Into Thinking You Are Black.

(ThyBlackMan.com) When you were being taught your colors in school or by your parents, you were taught brown was brown – not black. But as you got... 


The Attempted Murder Of Brennan Walker And Why All Black Males Should Be Alarmed. The Attempted Murder Of Brennan Walker And Why All Black Males Should Be Alarmed.

(ThyBlackMan.com) James Baldwin once asserted that one of the gravest things that every black man realizes is that in America, there will come a time... 


A One Week Challenge: Brothers, Focus On Your Possibilities. A One Week Challenge: Brothers, Focus On Your Possibilities.

(ThyBlackMan.com) Ask yourself a question today. Ask yourself that for what are you living? To get busy in useless fights on social media? Or to feel... 


Stephon Clark’s Social Media Post Shouldn’t Stop Black Women From Supporting Black Men. Stephon Clark’s Social Media Post Shouldn’t Stop Black Women From Supporting Black Men.

(ThyBlackMan.com) One of the few things that African-Americans agree on is that everything is more difficult when you are black. There should be little... 


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News

Facebook Has Failed the African-American Community One Too Many Times. Facebook Has Failed the African-American Community One Too Many Times.

(ThyBlackMan.com) “Mr. Zuckerberg, would you be comfortable sharing with us the name of the hotel you stayed in last night?” That was a question Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) posed to Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s congressional hearing in which the latter responded with an awkward “no.”  It is likely that Mr. Zuckerberg found this question too intrusive, yet when 87 million users... [Read the full story]


Brainwashed Into Thinking You Are Black. Brainwashed Into Thinking You Are Black.

(ThyBlackMan.com) When you were being taught your colors in school or by your parents, you were taught brown was brown – not black. But as you got older you likely swallowed the deception to ignore your eyes and call yourself “black”. So many people were doing the same that it seemed right. But brown has never been black, no matter who said it was, no matter how many people say it... [Read the full story]


Democrats and Joe Biden Playing The Race Card. Democrats and Joe Biden Playing The Race Card.

(ThyBlackMan.com) Former Vice President Joe Biden recently told MSNBC’s Rev. Al Sharpton that the GOP wants voter identification laws for one reason. Racist Republicans so despise blacks and are so determined to oppress them, that they seek to prevent all blacks from voting. Biden said: “It’s what these guys are all about, man. These Republicans don’t want working-class people... [Read the full story]


Death penalty less and less practiced in Africa. Death penalty less and less practiced in Africa.

(ThyBlackMan.com) These are very good news for sure. Published few weeks ago, the April 2018 Amnesty International report on death penalty shows encouraging results for the death penalty abolition activists worldwide. In Africa, Governments’s justice systems seem to progressively giving up this penalty. In 2017, the number of countries (5) which executed prisoners in 2016 has decreased to just (2).... [Read the full story]


Black Men Should Praise Cory Booker’s Attempt To Guarantee Employment For All Americans. Black Men Should Praise Cory Booker’s Attempt To Guarantee Employment For All Americans.

(ThyBlackMan.com) While studying Labor History at The Ohio State University, I learned a truism that sits at the intersection of labor, Race, and manhood. The referenced truism is a simple saying of “Without work, all is rotten.” There is possibly no more succinct explanation for the life paths of the men around me than this quip. Truly, nothing in my life has ever occurred to dissuade me from... [Read the full story]


The Mashambas skyscraper, a green revolution project to solve hunger crisis in Africa. The Mashambas skyscraper, a green revolution project to solve hunger crisis in Africa.

(ThyBlackMan.com) It’s a pure architectural concept which won in 2017 the Award of the first place at the Evolo Magazine annual skyscraper competition from a pool of 400 entries. This annual award founded in 2006 invites architects and designers to conceive futuristic towers to recognize visionary ideas that through the novel use of technology, materials, programs, aesthetics, and spatial organizations,... [Read the full story]


A Digital Addiction. A Digital Addiction.

(ThyBlackMan.com) “SAN FRANCISCO — It’s well-known that smartphone, or more broadly, digital addiction can result in many negative mental effects on people over time. Recent research even found it creates a brain imbalance in teens. Now a new study finds that over-attachment to your phone can cause serious social problems — boosting feelings of loneliness and isolation — while worsening... [Read the full story]


Sen. Bernie Sanders Taunts Us With Economic Slavery Rhetoric. Sen. Bernie Sanders Taunts Us With Economic Slavery Rhetoric.

(ThyBlackMan.com) Taxation is theft. Socialism is slavery. There are no ifs, ands, or buts about it. Bernie Sanders has spent his career publicly announcing and executing plans to steal large portions of cash from hardworking Americans in order to redistribute their money at his will to whomever he deems worthy of his sympathies. He calls this theft “high taxes.” Even more infuriatingly... [Read the full story]


Three Reasons Starbucks Apology Tour Harms Blacks. Three Reasons Starbucks Apology Tour Harms Blacks.

(ThyBlackMan.com) In 2016, I walked into a Starbucks in Hollywood, California, and asked for a code to use the restroom. I was initially denied access by a black male barista because I hadn’t purchased anything, so I bought a drink. Later, that barista explained to me they enforced the policy to prevent the homeless from taking “bird baths” in their restrooms. Was that barista racist or sexist? Starbucks... [Read the full story]


The Attempted Murder Of Brennan Walker And Why All Black Males Should Be Alarmed. The Attempted Murder Of Brennan Walker And Why All Black Males Should Be Alarmed.

(ThyBlackMan.com) James Baldwin once asserted that one of the gravest things that every black man realizes is that in America, there will come a time when it is quite simply “his time.” This was Baldwin’s way of informing the world that even the thought of black men causes angst, consternation, and an unprecedented comprehensive disdain among a large population of Americans, although difficult... [Read the full story]


Predatory Lending Is The Tip Of The Iceburg, CBFB Must Protect Consumers. Predatory Lending Is The Tip Of The Iceburg, CBFB Must Protect Consumers.

(ThyBlackMan.com) The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is supposed to “protect” consumers from fraud and predatory lending.  But since 45 has ruled the roost, he has empowered exploiters to extract too much money from consumers.  And he has exposed himself to implicit bribes, which is why the Consumer Financial Services Association of America was meeting at the Trump National Doral Golf... [Read the full story]


The Black Tax; Arrest Of Two Black Males Proves Ralph Ellison’s Point That Brothers Are Invisible Men. The Black Tax; Arrest Of Two Black Males Proves Ralph Ellison’s Point That Brothers Are Invisible Men.

(ThyBlackMan.com) The unfortunate, yet much too common, phenomenon of African-Americans encountering racial bigotry for no reason beyond being at “the wrong place at the wrong time” is known by a host of names. Without a doubt, my favorite term for the occurrence is “the black tax.” If they are being truthful, most African-Americans will tell you that they have been presented with a “black... [Read the full story]


Social Network Site Facebook Is Not Your Friend. Social Network Site Facebook Is Not Your Friend.

(ThyBlackMan.com) “Facebook scans the contents of messages that people send each other on its Messenger app blocking any that contravene its guidelines, it has emerged. The scandal-hit firm, still reeling from revelations surrounding Cambridge Analytica, checks images and texts to ensure they are in line with its community standards. While the intentions behind the practice may be well-meaning,... [Read the full story]


Ungrateful, Non-voting Negroes Ignore Bloody War for African-American Voting Rights. Ungrateful, Non-voting Negroes Ignore Bloody War for African-American Voting Rights.

(ThyBlackMan.com) “I’m just one vote.” “My vote won’t matter.” “Them White folks gone do what they wanna do anyway.” These are some of the many excuses given by some African Americans when it comes to exercising their right to vote; a right fought for by many people in this country—both Black and White—that has cost so many people so much; even their very lives. Obtaining the right... [Read the full story]


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