Desreta Jackson, who starred as young Celie in 'The Color Purple,' celebrates the 30th anniversary of the film, and opens up about leaving Hollywood due to colorism...
Friday, Omarion appeared to took a stand against a London nightclub that was accused of discriminatory door policies by canceling his appearance at the venue.
A marketing executive has filed a racism lawsuit against the New York-based financial management firm that represents Rihanna.
theGrio REPORT - Nigerian-American rapper Jidenna came under fire recently when he made comments suggesting that he was perceived as wealthy because he was a light-skinned Igbo man.
theGrio REPORT - The latest issue of Teen Vogue has sparked controversy over the absence of dark-skinned models in an article about Senegalese twists; a hairstyle popular among African American women.
theGrio REPORT - Orange Is The New Black star Danielle Brooks, is a fan favorite, but the actress admits that growing up in South Carolina with dreams of stardom had its challenges.
theGrio REPORT - In a powerful short film titled "Yellow Fever," Ng’endo Mukii, a Kenyan artist and filmmaker, sets out to expose the troubling messages portrayed by the media about skin color. She wanted to find a way to express the near self-loathing that many women of color experience.