About Kelsey Minor

Kelsey Minor is a two-time Emmy winning freelance reporter based in New York City. You can follow his work on Twitter @theKELSEYminor.

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Aj Ross and Kobe Ross, theGrio.com
July 29, 2022
For nearly two years, AJ Ross has been heartbroken over the sudden death of her beloved dog, Kobe. In November
Kyle Savage, Jr.
Two Maryland teens are dealing with the hard reality that life must continue without their parents, but in the face
After four years at Dillard University in New Orleans, Jada Sayles was ready to walk across the stage and receive
December 29, 2021
Fatal violence against transgender and gender non-conforming people reached an all-time high in 2021. At least 50 individuals from the
December 23, 2021
Nicole Russell and her family learned first hand the challenges many kids face in the foster care system. The story
December 19, 2021
Robotic police dogs are popping up in some cities across the United States in what police departments are calling advanced
opioid thegrio.com
November 23, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a ripple effect on the country as an estimated 100,000 Americans died of drug
George M. Johnson All Boys Aren't Blue
November 15, 2021
George M. Johnson’s debut book, a memoir-manifesto, All Boys Aren’t Blue, was met with an outpouring of support and fanfare.
Police
November 5, 2021
Morehouse College’s National Training Institute on Race and Equity, along with the school’s Culturally Relevant Computer Lab have partnered with
Deja Riley thegrio.com
October 20, 2021
Deja Riley grew up surrounded by music royalty as the daughter of superstar producer, singer, songwriter, and New Jack Swing
Queen stars in Human Rights Campaign video, theGrio.com
September 28, 2021
Queen Hatcher-Johnson doesn’t get into specifics about age but what Queen does remember vividly is the length of time and
Freeform's "Good Trouble"
September 1, 2021
Zuri Adele believes she has found the role she was meant to play in the Freeform series Good Trouble. In
Black boy wearing mask
August 16, 2021
School-aged children are returning to the classrooms after a year of being in isolation due to a nationwide shutdown, all
May 20, 2021
For the last 12 years, AJ Ross had a constant companion in her toy poodle, Kobe. Their worlds collided when
May 13, 2021
Ian Taylor Schlitz isn’t your typical 15-year-old. The Keller, Texas native lives at home with his parents, like a normal
Kenton Myers thegrio.com
Kenton Myers is fiercely trying to blaze a path where representation through people of color in the interpreter space is
April 5, 2021
Amari Ice knew from an early age that he was good at connecting people.  “My whole life I’ve been a
Cancer
March 23, 2021
A year into the novel coronavirus global pandemic and we have seen the toll that it’s taken on the medical
For one full year, people nationwide have been locked inside their homes, surrounded in some cases by close friends and
February 25, 2021
Grown-ish on Freeform follows the lives of college-aged Gen Z’ers navigating their way through the journey of adulthood. The show,