CBS Comedy Showcase Taps Into Diverse TalentThe focus is on increasing opportunities for people who have been traditionally under-represented -- people of color, LGBT actors and performers with disabilities.
Sotomayor: Supreme Court At 'A Disadvantage' Due To Lack Of DiversitySupreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor says the nation's highest court needs more diversity in personal background and professional experience.
Report: NYC Arts Institutions Don't Reflect City's DiversityNew York City's arts institutions are more diverse than those in other parts of the country but don't reflect the city's racial and ethnic diversity.
NJ Elementary School Cancels Halloween, Cites DiversityIn a letter to Seth Boyden Elementary School parents last week, officials cited the school's diversity as the reason behind the decision.
Rutgers University Student Assembly Calls For More Diversity For MascotStudents at Rutgers University have demanded changes in the school’s mascot.
City Lawmakers Push For More Diversity In Public SchoolsCity Councilman Brad Lander is on board with leaders and activists supporting proposed laws to eliminate what he described as a segregated school system.
Eye On Politics: One-On-One With Jersey City's New Mayor - Steve FulopIn Jersey City, the new mayor - Steve Fulop - can usually be found hard at work behind his desk well before 8 a.m.
NYPD Tries To Reach Out To Diverse CommunitiesThe 1,500 NYPD officers sworn-in last Thursday at Madison Square Garden are now taking part in a team building event.
Black Firefighter Organization Permitted To Visit FDNY Applicants At HomeA judge found that white recruits are more likely than black recruits to have friends or family members in the Fire Department encouraging them to persevere through the department's long hiring process.
NJ School District To Assess DiversityThe action in West Orange comes after a Liberty Middle School teacher handed out a paper containing the "N" word to a seventh-grade class.