theGrio REPORT - Shonda Rhimes made news this week when she declared she was done discussing the idea of racial diversity on TV. Now her fellow Essence magazine cover star Issa Rae is chiming in and says she completely understands how Rhimes feels
theGrio REPORT - While it is true that the demographics of the entire United States are shifting, the change is happening faster in some places than in others.
theGRIO REPORT - Halle Berry calls it her "passion project." The 48-year-old actress told The Guardian she would love to tell the story of activist Angela Davis one day...
theGRIO VIDEO - Oscar winning actor Louis Gossett Jr. opens up about his role in BET's 'The Book of Negroes' and talks about race labels in America....
Many people who consider themselves "white" would be surprised to discover they have African ancestry - especially those in the south.
Things got awkward between Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly and hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons as they discussed racism and crime in the wake of Michael Brown and Eric Garner
theGRIO REPORT - Filmmaker Whitney Dow launched a new PBS project, entitled "The Whiteness Project: Inside the White Caucasian Box," this week.