Demetria Irwin

The premiere episode of David Makes Man on OWN is buoyed by the lyrical writing delivered with emotional grace by the stellar cast. 
From the brilliant mind of Tarell Alvin McCraney, the Oscar-winning co-writer of Moonlight, comes a new OWN series called David Makes Man.The drama stars 16-year-old Akili McDowell in the title role as a teen growing up in a...
Harvard faculty member Ronald Ferguson and acclaimed journalist Tatsha Robertson have a new book that unlocks the secrets of good parenting.

Earlier this month, Queen Sugar creator Ava DuVernay explained why Nova seems determined to expose every single secret in the Bordelon family this season. 
On the latest podcast episode of Jemele Hill is Unbothered, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) pulled no punches about her passions and her politics.
Lil Kim recently shared the sentimental meaning behind the name of her upcoming album and how Biggie and her daughter play a part in it.

Sen. Kamala Harris announced a bold new plan to close down the nation's backlog of rape kits by the end of her first term in office if elected.
The #BlackGirlMagic drip at Essence Fest is an amazing thing to behold whether it's on stage, behind the camera, or in the boardroom.
Essence Fest 2019 is a wrap and your favorite celebrities showed up and showed out. Find out what Michelle Obama, Lil Kim and more wore in the Big Easy.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Essence Festival and to commemorate this amazing feat in Black culture, Essence is making sure this is the biggest and best festival yet.One way that they are pulling out all...
In his provocative new memoir, Transformed, actor/author/model Remi Adeleke tells a seemingly impossible (but true) life story.
Phoebe Robinson, the multi-hyphenate entertainer best known for the podcast and HBO show Two Dope Queens, sat down with theGrio for a hilarious interview.
Maya Pope Chappell is the host and producer of an online series called How I Got Here on LinkedIn where she interviews successful people.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) re-introduced her Maternal CARE Act this week to demolish racial bias in healthcare for Black mothers.
Kevin  Hunter, the estranged husband of talk show host Wendy Williams, reportedly got into a fist fight with his son Kevin Jr. early Wednesday morning. 
Westboro Baptist Church, a hate group, has announced plans to protest at Spelman College, Morehouse College, and Clark Atlanta University.
Laila Ali, the retired, undefeated, four-time world champ is taking on the challenge of spring cleaning and she's coming prepared with Home Made Simple.
Hill Harper partnered with Experian to launch a program called Experian Boost that is helping his fellow Americans up their credit scores.
 The BeatDC co-founder Tiffany Cross reports from Capitol Hill on new measures to stop teachers from being armed in the classroom, give juveniles convicted of a crime a fresh start and why we all need to be focused on...
Music legends Salt-N-Pepa and SWV have teamed up for a new reality show on BET that chronicles their journey on tour together.