10 films to watch this Black History Month

A collection of poignant films to add to your must-watch list.
By Alicia Benjamin | February 6, 2020

A note about diversity events before Black History Month begins

Let’s move beyond discussing the problem.
By Dr. Shante Williams | January 28, 2020

CIAA Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams is Black history and women’s history rolled into one

Qcitymetro managing editor Katrina Louis talks with the CIAA commissioner about Bennett College, the importance of HBCUs and why her representation matters.
By Katrina Louis | February 28, 2019

‘Black Panther’ back in theaters and 11 other things to do in Charlotte this February

While basketball will be the talk of the town in February, check out our list of other things to do in Charlotte during Black History Month.
By Katrina Louis | January 30, 2019

During Black History Month, an event to honor black fathers

Black fathers in America don’t always get the love they deserve. So with that in mind, local author and fashion […]
By Glenn Burkins | February 12, 2018

Charlotte’s Negro League baseball past fading fast

Charlotte was once home to some of the most famous Negro League Baseball teams in the Eastern United States, with […]
By By Mark Price, The Charlotte Observer | February 29, 2016

Food from home: 5 eateries to explore during Black History Month

February is Black History Month, a fine time to explore some of Charlotte's Africa-rooted food traditions.
By Tom Hanchett | February 11, 2016

5 landmark places to visit for Black History Month

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission lists 34 African American historic sites on its register of Mecklenburg County landmarks. Here are five to get you started.
By Tom Hanchett | February 2, 2016