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Closing the Racial Wealth Gap

We all know of the racial wealth gap in America. But the question that we should ask is… How do we close the racial wealth gap in America. This report aims to provide a solution to the problem. Enjoy.

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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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How to Braid Hair for Crochet

What are Crochet Braids? Crochet braids, also known as latch hook braids, are techniques for braiding hair that involve crocheting synthetic hair extensions to a person’s natural hair with a latch hook or crochet hook. While crochet braids are a hybrid of traditional braids, they’re considered to be more similar to weaves. How a woman […]

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Top Scholarships for African American Students

The life of a Blerd is that of a Black-Nerd. At Blerd Planet, we are home of the black intelligentsia. As members of the black intelligentsia we love to be a resource to others in their quest to achieve a higher education. Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarship Opportunities There are many scholarship providers that like to […]

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Who is the First Black Psychologist and Who is Umar Johnson?

What is a psychologist? A psychologist studies normal and abnormal frame of minds, cognitive, emotional, and social processes and behavior by observing, interpreting, and recording how individuals connect to each other and to their environments. It was shortly thereafter the first black psychologist, Solomon joined the profession. Solomon however, was no friend of Dr. Umar […]