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Maryland Matters welcomes guest commentary submissions at [email protected] We suggest a 750-word limit and reserve the right to edit or reject submissions. We do not accept columns that are endorsements of candidates or submissions from political candidates. Views of writers are their own.

By Kahan Dhillon Born to an Indian father from Punjab and an African mother from Tanzania, I spent a lot of time visiting both…

Suburb: Planning Politics and the Public Interest, by Royce Hanson.  Cornell University Press, 2017. Planning is inseparable from politics, Royce Hanson tells us at…

By Matt Mossburg The onset of Halloween reminds me of where I once was — among the walking dead. Homeless, destitute and broke due…

By Ashwani Jain Amazon is looking for a second U.S. headquarters. The company should look no further than Montgomery County. This would not only…

By Doug Miller As the moonscape of our political system turns into something out of dystopian science fiction, we must remember that We the…

By Gene Ransom III Despite all of the recently proposed amendments to the Affordable Care Act, it is time to start thinking about Open…

With all the news on violence and vandalism from hate and racist groups recently related to statues of slave owners, the state and American…

By Marc Elrich Recently, Gov. Larry Hogan (R) announced his $9 billion proposal to add toll lanes to I-270, I-495 and the Baltimore-Washington Parkway….

By Ben Ross Governor Hogan’s plan to build 110 miles of toll lanes on Maryland highways is a disaster for the great majority of…

By Charlie Gerow Imagine having your bank accounts seized or even your car or house taken by the police without any criminal conviction —…