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Intolerance grows in Maryland [Letter]

Thanks to Susan Reimer for her column and her ability to express the complexities of life we all face on a daily basis ("Hate protests over undocumented children hit home," July 24).

These children are not responsible for what is happening to them, but they are human beings and need care. Have we as a nation become so self-centered? We know the answer. And let's hope they become Democrats!

Thank you, Susan, for reminding us that NIMBY-ism is alive and "sick" in Maryland! Please keep on writing what many of us are feeling.

Pamela Wicklein, Timonium

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