Friday, March 24, 2023

Barack Obama, Wokeness, and GOP waging its culture war in America.

March 22, 2023 by  
Filed under BM, Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The truth is always revealed despite the lies and misinformation sometimes communicated by those in and running for office. Ignorance represents a lack of knowledge or information; therefore, ignorance is the opposite of knowledge. It is surprising how much the ignorance of voters will play a role when it comes to the GOP waging... [Read more...]

Book Review: Stephen A Smith Introduced Himself in “Straight Shooter”.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As a lover of sports, Stephen A. Smith quickly became one of my favorite analysts to watch. Before there was First Take, I loved watching his NBA commentary and The Stephen A Smith Show. He was passionate and willing to speak on matters of sports & current events with a boldness that had to be respected, even if you disagreed... [Read more...]

Book Review: Found Self in Viola Davis’s “Finding Me”.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Viola Davis is an actress with such an impact that she inspires thought and inspiration through the many characters she brings to life. I must she between Annalise Keaton in “How To Get Away With Murder”, and Nanisca in “The Woman King” she has inspired me to think about many aspects of my life. I know I can’t be alone... [Read more...]

Black Community: Doing Us.

March 17, 2023 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Most people with a casual interest in educational matters or those only interested in education processes as they affect their children or grandchildren would not know or consider the wide variety of academic opportunities which supplement traditional learning. Public and private school curricula will typically only include the... [Read more...]

Black America Has Been Programmed to be its Own Worst Enemy.

March 13, 2023 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Capture their minds, and their hearts and souls will follow.” For once their minds are reached, they’re defeated without bullets.” In reference to the quote, the proceeding information is a sample size of how the hearts, minds, and souls of Black African Americans have indeed been captured but NOT necessarily... [Read more...]

NBA Owner: The “noble” billionaire.

March 11, 2023 by  
Filed under BM, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Although the 2023 NBA All-Star Game was a bit of a dud, the 2023 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game had its share of interesting moments and characters from Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf to Jimmy Kimmel Live correspondent Guillermo Rodriguez to musician/actress Janelle Monáe. One of the more interesting names on either... [Read more...]

Gun Control and The Guns Blame Game; Penny For Republican Thoughts!

March 4, 2023 by  
Filed under BM, Education, Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Gun violence prevention reality: Gun violence affects society in many ways, including higher medical costs, reductions in quality of life because of fear of gun violence and stresses on the already fragile criminal justice system. The United States has the highest rate of gun-related injuries among developed nations, as well... [Read more...]

A review of CBS Sports documentary Crown.

March 4, 2023 by  
Filed under BM, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There is no doubt that African/Black hair is very special and unique. The ability to wear African hair in an incredible number of ways from afros to fades to locs to cornrows to many other unique styles speaks to the beauty and diversity of African people in the U.S. and throughout the globe. Because professional and collegiate... [Read more...]

Black History Month: Another Slave Deception.

March 4, 2023 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Every year America is “nice” enough to give “us little ole black folks” a whole month to celebrate all the accomplishments of “black” people. February at that, the shortest month of the year. And if you think that is by coincidence, slap yourself and wake up. Apparently America can only stomach 28 days once a year... [Read more...]

Black Americans and White Americans: Black history isn’t ‘controversial,’ it’s real life.

March 2, 2023 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black history is the undeniable history of this country—its people, actions, triumphs, and atrocities. Yet, Black history is deemed “controversial” by people like Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, institutions like the College Board that attempt to water down curricula, and those who press for outright bans on teaching about... [Read more...]

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