A Drunken, Sad Song to Barack Obama
It's been a month since former President Barack Obama left the White House, and Qcitymetro contributor D. Barbara McWhite is feeling poetic.
By D. Barbara McWhite | February 18, 2017
Cam Newton is a dad again, but I’m not feeling so young myself
Can I be honest? This week's news that Panthers quarterback Cam Newton and his longtime girlfriend Kia Proctor had brought their second child into the world as an unmarried couple left me feeling some kind of way.
By Glenn Burkins | February 8, 2017
A telling need for black history education in the Trump White House
POTUS kicked off his first Black History Month on Wednesday, making it clear that he knows little about African American history. And that he couldn't care less. Some reaction from around the media:
By qcity | February 2, 2017
Social Buzz: 10 great Facebook posts during Obama’s farewell address
Social media was abuzz Tuesday night as President Obama said goodbye as he prepares to exit the White House.
By QCity Metro | January 11, 2017
No, the world is not coming to an end
What would Martin Luther King Jr. say about the quagmire of problems facing America today? His life and his determined struggle should offer us clues.
By Dr. George B. Jackson | January 5, 2017
5 things I did in 2016 that I hope to do more of in 2017
No New Year’s resolutions here, except a resolve to hold onto some things from 2016 that made me healthier and more content.
By Mordecia D. Strickland | December 31, 2016
A last-minute Christmas outing left me caroling, caroling through the town
I left home looking to pick up a few last-minute gift ideas, but a surly cashier left me singing some old Christmas favorites.
By D. Barbara McWhite | December 20, 2016
Andrew Murray is right; the evidence does not support a criminal charge in the Keith Scott case
Based on the evidence I saw, no court was ever going to convict CMPD Officer Brentley Vinson for the killing of Keith Scott.
By Glenn Burkins | December 1, 2016
Why Donald Trump won’t win
Barring a political cataclysm between now and election day, Trump will lose because of one basic fact: The American electorate has shifted in ways that few of us fully appreciate.
By Glenn Burkins | October 6, 2016
‘Language of the Unheard’
Charlotte must listen to the voices of those who marched in protest of the police killing of Keith Scott. They represent a part of our community that has been too often overlooked.
By U.S. Rep. Alma S. Adams | October 2, 2016