A note about diversity events before Black History Month begins
Let’s move beyond discussing the problem.
By Shante Williams | January 28, 2020
5 Kobe Bryant “what ifs”
As a basketball fan, I thought about what Kobe Bryant accomplished, but I also pondered the outcomes if several decisions were made differently.
By Kallan Louis | January 27, 2020
Feeding a memory: How my mom’s life and death inspired my passion for food
This math teacher turned food blogger remembers the moments that created her love story with food.
By Erique Berry | January 24, 2020
Seeing 2020: 4 gems from Oprah’s 2020 Vision Tour
It felt like one of Oprah’s Favorite Things episodes: screaming, cheering, hugging, a few tears...and that was just me.
By Kristian Hilliard | January 20, 2020
An unpopular King
We all have a moral obligation to speak truth to power, even in the midst of those who strive to maintain the status quo and suppress dissent.
By Dr. George B. Jackson | January 20, 2020
Opinion | January is the perfect time to start mentoring Charlotte youth
January is National Mentoring Month.
By Nakisha Washington | January 6, 2020
Opinion | We can’t all be entrepreneurs, and that’s ok
Entrepreneurship is a lifestyle — not a hustle or a hobby.
By Shante Williams | January 4, 2020
Opinion | CMPD showed DaBaby who has the juice, but was it worth the squeeze?
The recent incident between CMPD and rapper DaBaby was a missed opportunity for community-building.
By Kallan Louis | December 30, 2019
Opinion | MLS hype, a cautionary tale
Charlotte's sports fans have been stung in the past, and MLS has a short leash.
By Kallan Louis | December 12, 2019
Qcitymetro launches news initiative for Historic West End
Powered by a grant from the Knight Foundation, we will work with westside residents and stakeholders to expand media coverage in one of Charlotte's most rapidly changing communities.
By Glenn Burkins | December 1, 2019