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Arts District

And the 2018 Janet & Walter Sondheim Prize Goes To . . .

Winning artist announced during a ceremony at the BMA.

Arts District

Latest Gaia Mural in Remington Focuses on Migration as a Human Right

The image features an immigrant mother and child framed by flowers from Steelcut Flower Co.

The Chatter

Local Organizations Struggle to Reunite Families Following Executive Order

Reunification programs worry about the “re-traumatizing” effects on refugee children.

News & Community

City of Immigrants

A century and a half ago, Locust Point—Baltimore's Ellis Island—opened its historic piers to the foreigners who built the city's port neighborhoods. Today's newcomers face the same, and new, hardships.

News & Community

Point of Entry

The faces and voices of Baltimore’s older immigrants.

The Chatter

Dreamers’ Future Still Uncertain As Lawmakers Struggle to Compromise

With no permanent solution for DACA, local immigrants are feeling disheartened.

The Chatter

Chelsea Manning Plans to Shake Up Maryland Senate Race

The former Army private challenges two-term Senator Ben Cardin.

The Chatter

Baltimore Joins the SAFE Cities Network to Provide Legal Assistance for Immigrants

The city will offer pro bono legal counsel, education, and family safety planning for its residents.

Food & Drink

Home Cooking

Mera Kitchen Collective gives immigrants and refugees platform to cook.

The Chatter

Local Journalist Uncovers Heritage of Anti-Immigration Conservatives

Jennifer Mendelsohn digs deep into the art of genealogy research.

On The Town

Weekend Lineup: Feb. 17-19

The best things to do in Baltimore this weekend.

The Chatter

David Simon To Host Rally Protesting Trump’s Immigration Ban

Wire creator says the executive order “is personal.”

News & Community

Video: Baltimore Reacts to President Trump's Travel Ban

Local residents hit the streets to demonstrate against President Trump's immigration policy.

News & Community

Of Thee They Sing

Behind its guardian lion statues, the War Memorial building testifies to the liberties veterans fought to preserve.

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