Wendy Wilson

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There have always been marginalized communities within marginalized communities, and for LGBTQ people, this is no different. There is a stark difference in the issues platformed by white LGBTQ people versus Black LGBTQ people—which often showcases itself during Pride season....
These portraits of Black fatherhood are a celebration of the seldom honored — fully present — fathers in our community. Happy Father's Day to them all.
The former NFL running back talks about the long road to getting from a place of hurt and resentment towards his dad to a place of unconditional love.
Father's Day is recognized in over 40 countries and has since the Middle Ages. In the U.S., the third Sunday in June is always designated as the one day in the year where we put all of our energy...
Apple and Oprah Winfrey have a signed a multi-year content partnership where they will create original programs.
Ignore what the haters say, skip the problematic B.S. “baby daddy” card  circulated by American Greetings and Target, and stand up proudly as you celebrate and proclaim: Black dads are everything! And I should know because I personally had one...
Here are five interesting facts about the Black woman running San Francisco who just wouldn't take no for an answer. 
The public policy organization Demos has issued an landmark 11-page report exclusively to theGrio called, “Social Exclusion: Black People Have Everything to Lose Under Trump."
Now that a reality star, brothel owner and pimp has taken the primary in the Nevada state assembly, who could possible be next?
  Ghana is the latest country to host Google’s artificial intelligence (AI) research center as it steps into the technological ecosphere, reports CNBC.  The research hub will be based in Accra and serve as the first one on the African continent. Google has...
When most people think of Black preachers, the stereotype of a fiery older Black man standing in the pulpit belting out scriptures with fire and brimstone probably comes to mind. Meet Reverend Neichelle Guidry who is bent on changing the trajectory of...
After taking a lot of heat for a distasteful photo beheading President Trump, comedian Kathy Griffin is not done with her sharp criticisms and this time she takes aim at fellow stand-up, Kevin Hart.
Waffle House is back in the hot seat again as activist organizations are urging Black people and members of the LGBTQ community to get their waffles elsewhere.
  Even after Virgil Lee Adams was found not guilty of committing a burglary, he sat in jail for 16 months because of a cash bail system that takes advantage of the poor, reports Raw Story. Adams was arrested and charged with robbery and...
Drake is back but in the most nostalgically peculiar way. The rapper has hooked up with his old Degrassi homies for his new video “I’m Upset.” If you listen to his lyrics closely, Drake is actually pulling a fast one to keep us distracted and...
Singer John Legend is a new dad and while his daughter Luna’s infectious smile is what we’d like to think has inspired him to write a new song.
  A Black employee at Vivint Solar is suing the Utah-based company for racial harassment after a manager allegedly hurled racial slurs against him and built a “White only” clubhouse, reports The Sacramento Bee. On Monday, Teshawn Solomon filed a lawsuit against Vivint...
A 36-year-old Black woman in New Jersey was shot and killed Saturday by a police officer who accused her of shoplifting and then trying to run him over outside a shopping center. After receiving a call around 3:40 p.m. about a shoplifting incident in progress, police...
London Breed has officially became the first Black woman to be elected as San Francisco’s mayor on Wednesday.
Following a severe knee injury in 2015, former NFL running back Reggie Bush is set to receive over $12 million.