Many people who consider themselves "white" would be surprised to discover they have African ancestry - especially those in the south.
This weekend, Iggy Azalea insinuated on Twitter that Azalea Banks was unnecessarily trying to make her discussions about hip hop racial and political. Noting her lack of context for Banks' stance, Q.Tip attempted to educate the Australian pop star on...
theGRIO REPORT - The Detroit News is reporting that a man dressed as Santa shot two men after an early-morning confrontation at a local gas station.
Sony's new movie, The Interview, continues to be the source of international controversy.In an angry post published by the state news agency KCNA, Korean authorities have threatened more attacks against the U.S. government and other American institutions in the wake of the...
YouVersion is an app that markets itself as "a simple, ad-free Bible that brings God's Word into your daily life". And now they've used their consumer data to create a year end analysis of which scriptures 164 million users shared...
In the wake of Azealia Banks' candid interview with Hot 97 - she and Iggy Azalea are once again entrenched in a war of words on Twitter.
Tempers are flaring after 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley, shot and killed Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu execution style outside of the Tompkins Houses in Bedford-Stuyvesant yesterday.
Leigh Ann Tuohy is the adopted mother of NFL tackle Michael Oher, the player whose story inspired the book and movie, The Blind Side. And it appears that watching Sandra Bulock play her on the big screen may have given her a bit of a messiah complex.
Friday evening over 100 NYPD supporters demonstrated outside City Hall.
Floyd Mayweather is remaining loyal to his friend Earl Hayes in spite of the gruesome facts surrounding his death.
When President Obama announced a resumption in relations between the America and Cuba for the first time in over 50 years - many of us found ourselves asking "Will Cuba extradite Assata Shakur to the US?"
When Ebony Magazine compiled it's "Google’s Top-Trending Black Actresses of 2014" they made it clear that they weren't too fond of Stacey Dash.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is cutting short prison time for eight drug convicts under a new policy designed to reduce harsh sentences under outdated guidelines.
In a recent appearance on talk radio’s The Lars Larson Show, conservative talking head Ann Coulter speculated that most women who report rapes are just “girls trying to get attention.”
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 - Clueless actress Stacey Dash had a long stint as one of black Hollywood's favorite sex symbols - until she opened up about her political views.
theGRIO REPORT - This week, Access Hollywood obtained a statement from Bill Cosby's daughter Evin. In addition to several Facebook posts, Evin comes to her dad's defense...
theGRIO REPORT - Kathie Lee Gifford has had Bill Cosby's back for weeks — but this morning the "Today" show co-host admitted that the comic did try to kiss her once in the late 70s...
CNN is under fire this week after four hosts showed support for the Michael Brown and Eric Garner protesters by having a "hands up" moment on air.
The cast of "Selma" used their New York City premiere on Sunday as an opportunity to show their support for recent protests.