top of page


Maintaining Hope,” Q-Notes Carolinas, May 26, 2023

From Uganda to Florida: An Introduction to the Christian Right’s Fascism through Scapegoating,” Medium March 23, 2023

Happy World Social Work Day from a Decade Post-MSW,” Medium, March 21, 2023

2022 rulings bring new hope for LGBTQ health care equality,” Charlotte Observer, December 26, 2020

Dinner, bathrooms, and a battle for safety,” Q-Notes Carolinas, February 11, 2015



Reclaiming Transgender Appalachia w/Artie Hartsell,” Rednecks Rising, November 24, 2022

We are all just walking each other home,” Spark Sessions Podcast, April 18, 2021

Our People: Q&A with Mel Hartsell,” Q-Notes Carolinas, August 16, 2016

Longer hours, more sites for early voting in Mecklenburg,” Charlotte Observer, July 21, 2016

Survey seeks to gauge anti-LGBT discrimination in Charlotte,”Q-Notes Carolinas, March 31, 2015

Discussion series to explore present and future of Charlotte’s LGBT community,” Q-Notes Carolinas, October 21, 2014

25 turn out in Welcome to protest Klan’s message,” Winston-Salem Journal, August 10, 2014

Voices for Progress,” Q-Notes Carolinas, March 14, 2014



State Representative from Mecklenburg County Switching Parties,” WCNC Charlotte, April 7, 2023

“Conservatives claim equality for LGBTQ people violates their religious freedom,” The American Independent, March 26, 2021

“Today is our day’: Hendersonville celebrates first Pride event,” Mountain Xpress, June 16, 2019

Charlotte granted the police sweeping powers for the Democratic National Convention. Will they finally give them up?” Charlotte Observer, January 30, 2017

LGBT North Carolinians struggle in a post-HB2 world,” Q-Notes Carolinas, August 26, 2016

See How the Internet Community Brought Down That Viral Fat-Shaming Video,” Teen Vogue, September 8, 2015 


bottom of page