TheGrio.com managing editor on running a Black news site in the new normal
April Ryan, D.C. Bureau and new television network advances theGrio’s mission
COVID, lockdowns and massive protests against racial injustice moved a lot of news organizations to pivot how and where they cover the news and theGrio is no exception.
TheGrio.com is the first video-centric news community site devoted to providing African-Americans with stories and perspectives that appeal to them but are underrepresented in existing national news outlets.
Previously owned by NBC Universal, Entertainment Studios purchased theGrio in 2016 with a goal to be the news portal that...