The seven women met with theGrio in an exclusive interview to share how they hope this milestone will someday be normal, not exceptional.
Donna Hylton’s organization plans to provide transitional housing to dozens of women and empower them to be change agents in their lives.
Students attending HBCU in Atlanta are coming together to protest living conditions and inequities at their institutions.
The U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services is taking steps to help states with community-based mobile crisis intervention services.
Actress Joy Bryant and actor Henry Simmons are gearing up to take on lead roles in the second season of Ava DuVernay’s ‘Cherish the Day.’
A popular Black TikTok creator is calling out the platform for censoring Black related phrases in a user’s Creator Marketplace bio.
A new lawsuit is claiming that there may be more body camera footage from the night Breonna Taylor was shot and killed by Louisville police.
New York officers who lost their jobs after accusations of wrongdoing have been able to secure other jobs, according to a new report.
A family in St. Louis has filed a federal lawsuit in response to a police raid that claimed the life of their loved one four years ago.
A group of parents in Tennessee are expressing their disapproval over critical race theory and teaching tools, including a Ruby Bridges book.
The Jaramillo family is speaking out after the tragic loss of their child at Adventureland Park located in Iowa.
Juvenile has teamed up with Mannie Fresh and Mia X to help combat COVID-19 by releasing a new vaccine anthem remixing an old classic.
Olympian Gabby Thomas is speaking out and calling for support for Black athletes gearing up to compete in Tokyo.
After the International Swimming Federation (FINA) banned swimming caps designed for natural Black hair, they are reportedly reconsidering.
Annette Nance-Holt made history by becoming the first Black woman to lead the Chicago Fire Department in its 162-year history.
A group of protesters were arrested in Atlanta on Monday while standing up for the rights of people experiencing homelessness.
In his historic role as administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Michael Regan is prioritizing environmental justice.
Washington, D.C. reportedly has several green spaces with more than 30 free public fenced-in dog parks around the metropolitan area.
Research released on Friday shows that some Black Lives Matter (BLM) protesters had other motivations and were not marching for Black lives.
Renowned actor Idris Elba and model Sabrina Dhowre Elba are opening up more about their journey in marriage.