Opinion | Black Press Matters

Promises from White America “to do better” must include supporting Black media.
By Kallan Louis | June 19, 2020

Opinion | Why I’m torn about this sudden surge of Black love

People are willing to talk about race with more empathy and nuance than I ever thought possible. Still, I’m wrestling with questions.
By Jonathan McFadden | June 16, 2020

3 Charlotte universities unite to promote ‘racial healing’ in community

The effort by Johnson C. Smith University, Queens University of Charlotte and UNC Charlotte is part of a larger initiative.
By Glenn Burkins | January 29, 2020

After deadly attack on Pittsburgh synagogue, Charlotte’s faith leaders call for love, unity

Three days after a gunman killed 11 worshipers inside a Jewish center in Pittsburgh, members of Charlotte’s faith community came […]
By Glenn Burkins | October 31, 2018

Auntie Maxine might have been wrong, but it felt so good

Why are Democrats still playing nice? America has proven that it worships a thug masculinity that bullies citizens and leads by division.
By Gerald Terrell Jr. | June 29, 2018

Race continues to divide black and white Southerners, Winthrop Poll finds

The poll, taken in 11 Southern States, asked residents about their attitudes toward race, religion, Confederate monuments and the economy, among other issues.
By QCity Metro | November 8, 2017

Rev. William Barber to deliver Sunday evening sermon at Myers Park Baptist

Barber's topic will be race and the complex issues around race in the United States, according to the church’s website.
By QCity Metro | November 12, 2016

‘Courageous Conversations’: Charlotte residents speak out about race, hate and violence

At the McColl Center for Art + Innovation, a group of Charlotte residents came together Tuesday night to talk about violence and racial enmity.
By Glenn Burkins | August 3, 2016

YWCA to host forum on race relations

Qcitymetro Editor Glenn H. Burkins will help headline a panel discussion next month about police and race relations in Charlotte. […]
By QCity Metro Staff | October 19, 2015

New S.C. polls shows strong support for decision to remove Confederate flag

Removing the Confederate flag from the statehouse in South Carolina was the right thing to do, according to a majority of of those who answered a Winthrop University poll.
By Glenn Burkins | September 30, 2015