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Top Powerful Black Women Quotes of 2019

At Blerd Planet, we love our strong black women. Often we can refer back to some strong black women quotes made by our mothers, aunts, sisters, grandmothers and for those of us fortunate enough, our great grandmothers. From Harriet Tubman to famous black actresses like Hattie McDaniel, there are some truly top of the line […]

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What’s the Best Boondocks Episode?

The Boondocks is an African-American themed adult animated sitcom on Cartoon Network’s late-night programming block, Adult Swim. The Boondocks was created by Aaron McGruder. The Boondocks cartoon was actually based upon his comic strip of the same name. The Boondocks season 1 episode 1 premiered on November 6, 2005 . But what is the best […]

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Korey Wise of the Central Park 5’s Coerced Interview

One of the most disturbing interviews of the Central Park 5 was that of  Korey Wise. The stories of each of the Central Park Five are tragic. In 1989, the teenagers were persuaded into confessing to a horrifying rape in the city’s famous park, and were later falsely convicted despite a lack of physical evidence. […]

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What States Have Apologized for Slavery

ADOS stands for the American Descendants of Slavery, and its attempt to seek redress for the injustices visited upon black people who can trace their ancestry back to slaves on American soil. Part of the ADOS movement is to seek an apology from the United States for its role in legitimizing the slave trade. We […]

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Online Grambling Graduate Degree Programs

Online education is the new “normal” when it comes to higher education. The offering at Grambling State University is no exception. Grambling graduate degree programs are currently supplemented by not only individual courses but entire graduate degree programs offered via online or distance education. What is Distance Learning Distance learning is a way of learning remotely without being […]

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Male Personality Traits

Realistically, most people fall under hybrids of two or more categories, which further divide into various other classifications (it’s enough to fill an encyclopedia but this is just a blog entry so we won’t go there). Personality types can also change over the course of one’s life: a man could start out as a high […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Hair Relaxing

Hair relaxing has been around for African Americans for well over a century at this point, so like it or not, they are here to stay. Since Garrett Morgan accidentally discovered the compound while trying to find a solution to lessen friction in a sewing machine at his tailor shop. After trying the compound out […]

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Hard Cider. The Choice of Blerd Brewing Connoisseur

Hard cider has turned into one of among the most visible segments of the craft brewing market and has a marked appeal with both males and females alike. Hard cider offers quite a lot, from a taste that differs immensely from beer to historical roots deep in American culture. You have delicious options like Red […]

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Who Are the Black Hebrew Israelites

There is a group of African- Americans that believe they are members of the Lost Tribe of Judah in the Bible. This group calls themselves the Black Hebrew Israelites. Here is a bit of information about this group of people. Hebrew Israelites There are a number of other sects of this broad Hebrew Israelite movement […]

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