Gay Marriage Flap: Gallaudet Reinstates OfficialThe nation's leading university for the deaf and hard of hearing has reinstated its chief diversity officer, who was suspended for three months after signing a petition circulated by opponents of gay marriage in Maryland.
Gallaudet Asks Gay Marriage Opponents To Pull AdGallaudet University is asking a coalition opposed to same-sex marriage to stop airing a television ad that features a staff member who was suspended for signing a referendum petition.
Bay Theatre Company In Annapolis Seeks DiversityJanet Luby isn't afraid to tackle tough issues. So, the 11th season for her Bay Theatre Company kicks off with a drama about apartheid, continues with a staged reading of a play about gay marriage, and then moves onto works about relationships and faith.
Report: Arts Funding Doesn't Show DiversityBillions of dollars in arts funding is serving a mostly wealthy, white audience that is shrinking while only a small chunk of money goes to emerging art groups that serve poorer communities that are more ethnically diverse, according to a report being released Monday.
International Fest Celebrates Baltimore's DiversityThe festival promotes all ethnicities and backgrounds living in the city with ethnic food, dress and even cultural games.
NAACP Asks For Probe Of Anne Arundel PoliceThe Anne Arundel County branch of the NAACP is asking for a Justice Department to probe into the hiring and disciplinary practices of the county's police department, saying black officers have reported disparate treatment.