frontpage_medIn honor of African-American History Month, qnotes is profiling a few of the Carolinas’ LGBT African-American history-makers and thought leaders who have shaped our community for the better, including first-ever political leaders, a community advocate and writers lifting and highlighting important voices and issues.

Jermaine Nakia Lee

First among equals

Famed blogger lifted unheard voices

McEwen has a watchful eye

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In our Feb. 13-26 print edition, we mistakenly reversed head shots for Charlotte City Councilmember Al Austin’s and former state Rep. Marcus Brandon’s profiles. We’ve updated the photos and profiles for our online feature and digital print editions. We regret the error.