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Congressman Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL) blasted Comcast on Friday, calling for the breakup of the major cable conglomerate for "attempting to undo the Civil Rights Act of 1866." Rep. Rush, issued the letter to Comcast's CEO, Brian Roberts, whose company...
Byron Allen, CEO of Entertainment Studios, has named award-winning journalist Todd Johnson, as the Chief Content Officer of theGrio. 
Today on the popular morning radio show The Breakfast Club, media mogul Byron Allen sounded the alarm on an attack of the Civil Rights Act of 1866--the original civil rights act, which protected newly freed slaves by ensuring fair...
EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK AT BEDTIME BONNET BOOK Black families bond over a lot of things, but when it comes to hair care, nothing is more universal than the nighttime headscarf. Whether you're greasing your child's edges, brushing waves or twisting their...
Back in June, Cuba Gooding Jr. was accused of touching a woman's breast without consent at a nightclub and now the actor is facing an additional charge.
The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ is the latest major organization to weigh in on Byron Allen's civil rights lawsuit against Comcast and Charter.
Cannabis entrepreneur Anqunette Sarfoh, best known as ‘Que’ from Detroit’s Fox 2 News, is on a mission to create equitable opportunities in marijuana.
Byron Allen is steadily adding on to his already impressive portfolio with his latest purchase of 11 television stations from USA Television.
In a lawsuit, Danielle Nixon alleges former school Superintendent Dennis Carpenter wouldn't hire as the district's spokesperson because she is a Black woman, even though, he is Black himself.
Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore and husband, Marc Daly annouce that they have split after just two years of marriage.
Antonio Moore's new video series on theGrio discusses economics, politics, and wealth in a way that encourages us to see news of the day in a whole new way. In this episode, Antonio Moore talks billionaires, comparing and contrasting the...
President Donald Trump gave a speech at this year's National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week Conference that was more of a pat on the back than anything else.
Presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris on Monday revealed her extensive plan to overhaul the criminal justice system,
Journalist and adjunct professor Milton Allimadi explores the complex legacy of Robert Mugabe and what it means for African liberation.
Civil Rights Attorney Benjamin Crump discusses how the Department of Justice wants to reinterpret the Civil Rights Act of 1866 to threaten the civil rights of Black entrepreneurs.
Free and equal access to the internet is still a major civil rights issue, except some groups like the National Urban League wanted to limit net neutrality during the Obama-era? A link to broadband providers like Comcast may explain the silence.
The NAACP says it is closely watching actions of the Trump administration on longstanding civil rights statutes that may have come under attack
Morgan Freeman is currently starring in the action-packed thriller, Angel Has Fallen and the prolific actor is taking on the role of POTUS for the flick that also stars Jada Pinkett Smith and Gerard Butler.  Check out the official synopsis: When...
The lawsuit between Byron Allen and Comcast Corp., has drawn the attention of at least one major African American organization as the case heads to the Supreme Court
The stars were out for the premiere of 47 Meters Down: Uncaged last week and theGrio caught up with several celebs we spotted on the red carpet.  The highly anticipated sequel to 2017’s 47 Meters Down stars Nia Long, Corinne...