Teddy Grant

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Teddy is a multimedia journalist who serves as the culture and political writer for EBONY. His work has appeared in NBC's Owned and Operated stations, as well as DNAInfo, which covered local neighborhood news in New York City. He received his Masters in Journalism from the Craig Newmark School of Journalism at CUNY in 2017.

Lauren Underwood, Congress

Lauren Underwood on Her Run For Congress & How She Connects With Voters

by Teddy Grant   Oct 12, 2018

Lauren Underwood, 33, recently spoke to EBONY about her campaign to become the next U.S. Representative for the 14th Congressional District in Illinois and... Read More

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Video Proves That Young Black Boy Did Not Grope White Woman

by Teddy Grant   Oct 12, 2018

Newly released surveillance video proved that the 9-year-old Black child walking past a White woman in a supermarket did not grope her as she... Read More

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Business Honored as Best Minority Owned Construction Company of the Year

by #TeamEbony   Oct 12, 2018

Business owner Ron Harris and his company, Harris & Sons, were honored on Thursday at the Minority Enterprise Development Luncheon for best Minority Owned... Read More

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White Woman Calls Cops on Black Child Who Brushed Up Against Her

by Teddy Grant   Oct 12, 2018

A White woman called the cops on a 9-year-old Black child who accidentally touched her in a grocery store in New York, according to... Read More

#NationalComingOutDay: Celebrities Who Have Come Out in 2018

#NationalComingOutDay: Celebrities Who Have Come Out in 2018

by Teddy Grant   Oct 11, 2018

Oct. 11 marks National Coming Out Day and we at EBONY are throwing our support behind the LGBTQ community for their bravery in sharing... Read More

Don Lemon Tells Guest to ‘Shut Up’ During ‘Mob Behavior’ Conversation

Don Lemon Tells Guest to ‘Shut Up’ During ‘Mob Behavior’ Conversation

by Teddy Grant   Oct 11, 2018

Don Lemon told a CNN network contributor to “shut up” on Tuesday’s show after the guest wouldn’t let the anchor finish his point about what... Read More

Eric Holder

Eric Holder on Republicans: When They Go Low, ‘We Kick Them’

by Teddy Grant   Oct 11, 2018

Former Attorney General Eric Holder, who’s mulling a 2020 presidential run, said at a campaign event that when Republicans “go low,” that Democrats should “kick... Read More

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Video Released of 14-Year-Old Black Teen Shot At For Asking Directions

by Teddy Grant   Oct 11, 2018

Video of the Rochester Hills, Michigan man who shot his gun at a 14-year-old Black teen asking for directions was shown at his trial... Read More

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#WorldMentalHealthDay: Celebs Who Have Opened up About Mental Illness

by Teddy Grant   Oct 10, 2018

Talking about your mental health can be a daunting task, but in recent years celebrities have used their platforms to discuss their own mental... Read More

Andrew Wheeler, EPA Chief

Report: Head of EPA Liked Racist Post About Obamas

by Teddy Grant   Oct 10, 2018

The acting head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Andrew Wheeler, is alleged to have liked racist memes about the Obamas on Facebook... Read More