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Black Lives Matter — Community Matters

An Apology | A Statement of Support | Promote Dialogue | The Truth About Need

We recognize the gravity of this situation, and we apologize for using any image that may imply anything less than our full support and solidarity with the black community. We also stand with the current movement that we hope will bring about real change in our society.

Fat … fab or not?

From the Publisher/Managing Editor

First and foremost, I need to say that qnotes appreciates all of our columnists. We have a lot of great people that contribute to this newspaper. With that said, we don’t always agree with their views or the subject of their column. It even states that in our masthead on page three of each issue.

Welcome to a refreshed qnotes


I am proud today to present to you a redesigned print edition of qnotes. It is my hope that this new, refreshed design will bring you more enjoyment as you flip through each of our biweekly print editions.

New campaign supports trans community

Spearheaded by The Freedom Center for Social Justice

In the light of passage and implementation of North Carolina’s House Bill 2 (HB2), there have been a number of organizations, programs and campaigns started in support of transgender people or to fight for the repeal of HB2.

30th Anniversary retrospective

Staff Commentary

Thirty (30) years. I can t believe it! I will never forget the two-story brick house at 2322 E. 7th St. in Charlotte. This office space housed Grassroots Leadership. Queen City Quordinators (QCQ) met there at least once a month.

Give and you will prosper

Letter from the Publisher

According to a public radio report I heard recently, the annual World Giving Index says the people of the U.S. give more to charity than any other nation in the world. That is wonderful. I don’t remember the numbers.