Thursday, February 22, 2024

Americans: Wokeness and Resilience – The Legacy of Jack Kemp and the 1965 AFL All-Star Game Boycott.

February 22, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The meaning of being “woke” is simple. It means being awakened to the needs of others. Being “woke” is understanding something you may not have previously understood while now arriving at the point of acceptance. It means to be well-informed, thoughtful, compassionate, humble, and kind. Being “woke” is having an eagerness... [Read more...]

Balancing Act: Media Scrutiny on Joe Biden’s Mental Fitness and the Ongoing Debate Over Free Speech on Twitter.

February 21, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The New York Times raised questions about President Joe Biden’s mental fitness after the bombshell special report explaining why there would be no criminal charges against Biden for unlawful possession of documents. Special counsel Robert Hur wrote, “Mr. Biden would likely present himself to a jury, as he did during... [Read more...]

Black History Knowledge is Meant to Evolve.

February 17, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Would you be surprised if you learned that Black History week, which would eventually become Black History Month, was meant in part to be a time whereby the community could share what it’s learned. Meaning we were supposed to be gathering knowledge throughout the year, and then we could all come together and have this beautiful... [Read more...]

Underrated Crypto Networks for 2024.

February 16, 2024 by  
Filed under Business, Money, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Cryptocurrencies have continued to be a large focus and story in the world of economics and finance. Over the past decade, those that have invested in crypto have seen valuations be quite volatile, but increase significantly over time. Crypto would not be able to operate today, if it was not for various crypto networks. These... [Read more...]

Black Community: Five 2024 NFL Draft prospects the whole family can easily root for.

February 15, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Super Bowl has wrapped up, and it’s not too early to look ahead at the 2024 NFL Draft in Detroit. Every NFL Draft, hundreds of young people prepare to have their dreams of joining the National Football League come true. Every year, there are college football players with unique stories that led to their journey as NFL... [Read more...]

The Importance of Self-Care in Nurturing Healthy Relationships.

February 14, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In the tapestry of human connections, the thread of self-care is woven with golden resilience, fortifying the intricate bonds of affection. Imagine a visual metaphor, an abstract image capturing the essence of two souls flourishing in their own right, yet intertwined in a harmonious dance of growth and support. Two individuals... [Read more...]

Negro History Week to Black History Month: America’s Path to Recognizing African American Legacy and Equity.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Did you know that Black History Month was once Negro History Week? The first Negro History Week was established on February 7, 1926, by Dr. Carter G. Woodson, the second African American to get a Ph.D. in history after Dr. WEB DuBois earned him in 1895. Woodson said that most history books “overlooked, ignored, and even suppressed... [Read more...]

Unbalanced Scales: Joe Biden’s America and the Broadening Divide in Standards and Justice.

February 13, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We often hear about the two-tiered system of justice, but if you’re paying attention these days, those two tiers apply to just about everything in our culture/society. The idiom “rules for thee, but not for me” sums it up succinctly. Consider the most recent revelation concerning Joe Biden. The special investigator’s... [Read more...]

Fueling Success: How Employee Recognition Drives Engagement and Retention.

February 12, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Employee recognition programs are essential tools for creating a positive and motivated workforce. They go beyond traditional compensation packages, offering a meaningful way to acknowledge worker’s efforts and contributions. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the transformative impact of recognition programs, exploring... [Read more...]

Beyond #Adulting – Embracing Responsibility in the Age of Hashtags and Hype.

February 11, 2024 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I happened to be informed of a ‘cute’ term recently. It’s called #adulting. Or, just ‘adulting’ for short. I Googled the term, and found that this term had been around since the mid-teens. In short, it means that our millennial generation young men and young women are to get ‘credit’ and ‘warm fuzzies’ for doing... [Read more...]

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