Public schools should focus on the social study basics and let others explore Latino history within the United States and similar emotion-laden topics.
Harris has a future in dermatology: He gets under Dan Rodricks’ skin | READER COMMENTARY
Congressman's prescription to not pay for sugary drinks with tax dollars sounds reasonable - unless you're allergic to Andy Harris.
Blame GOP for any debt limit disaster | READER COMMENTARY
Voters should long remember it was the Republicans who took the U.S. to brink of economic catastrophe by holding hostage the debt ceiling.
Baltimore’s youth curfew makes mockery of police | READER COMMENTARY
Mayor Scott's curfew plan with its elaborate restrictions on enforcement make the whole thing meaningless and unworkable.
O’s new duds are definitely duds | READER COMMENTARY
A boring flop: That's the consensus view on the latest Orioles' uniform makeover.
Claim of toxic workplace must be taken seriously | READER COMMENTARY
State school board should not renew superintendent's contract until workplace complaints are fully and independently investigated.
If O’s want higher attendance, they’ll need lower ticket prices | READER COMMENTARY
Baltimore's Major League baseball team may be high-flying these days but so is the cost of attending a game at Camden Yards.
Blame unruly parents for diminishment of high school sports | READER COMMENTARY
The challenge of attracting people to officiate sporting events can be laid at the feet of screaming adults on the sidelines.
What happens when the debt ceiling is on the other foot? | READER COMMENTARY
It's not too early for the Democrats to plan how best to use the debt ceiling as leverage against a GOP president.
Now is a good time to drive safely (and save money doing so) | READER COMMENTARY
Rise in traffic deaths, along with summer's busier roads, make now the ideal moment to focus on safe driving habits.
My, don’t those guys in Severn have big guns | READER COMMENTARY
Could it be that guys carry assault rifles down the street because they just want to seem more manly?
Walking around with an assault weapon is not free speech | READER COMMENTARY
Protesting Maryland gun laws by walking a suburban street with a military-style rifle is an unintentional cry for tougher gun safety legislation.
Want to tote guns around kids? Go to Ukraine. | READER COMMENTARY
Anne Arundel County gun owners perversely seeking to patrol school bus stops with AR-15's ought to enlist in the military instead.
Wearing a flag pin doesn’t make you a bigot | READER COMMENTARY
Cartoonist goes a little too far in expressing his obvious disdain for freedom-hating politicians who claim to be patriots.
Maryland has 78 pockets of persistent poverty | READER COMMENTARY
Greater attention must be paid to addressing neighborhoods beset by a long-term lack of adequate financial resources, particularly in Baltimore.
At Preakness, Moore uses tax dollars to entertain the rich | READER COMMENTARY
Maryland's governor doesn't need to spend public money on fancy food and drink for wealthy racing enthusiasts.
Detective’s salary should not have been disclosed | READER COMMENTARY
It was inappropriate for The Sun to publish the annual pay of the police detective who shot and wounded a 17-year-old in Shipley Hill.
Biology supports raising, not lowering, voting age | READER COMMENTARY
Science suggests that the part of the brain needed for critical thinking isn't fully developed at 18.
Druid Hill Park Drive is a tiresome mess | READER COMMENTARY
Ugly, torn up and overgrown land marks Baltimore DPW's failure to finish reservoir project in Druid Hill.
Charles LoPresto is a hero | READER COMMENTARY
Longtime Calvert Hall teacher provided extraordinary service to his students by taking a stand against child sexual abuse.
Orioles deserve more fans in the stands | READER COMMENTARY
The Birds are playing with MLB's best but Camden Yards still has a lot of empty seats. That needs to change.
Enriching owners of Orioles, Ravens not a good use of public dollars | READER COMMENTARY
Maryland has too many pressing social needs to set aside hundreds of millions for stadium renovations.
Camden Yards doesn’t need a ‘Battery’; it’s got downtown | READER COMMENTARY
Atlanta Braves have a standalone entertainment district but Orioles can simply better connect with Baltimore's nearby core.
It’s money that costs race horses their lives | READER COMMENTARY
Preakness day death at Pimlico was not just a product of one animal's severe injury but an entire industry's profit-driven motives.
Libraries help create lifelong readers | READER COMMENTARY
Reading skills are nurtured not just in the classroom but in well-stocked school libraries where students can freely choose books.
BSO is hitting the high notes | READER COMMENTARY
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and its incoming conductor are already off to a glorious start together.
AI and social media: a bad mix | READER COMMENTARY
When artificial intelligence mixes with Twitter and other social media, what could possibly go wrong?
Climbing the Herndon Monument | READER COMMENTARY
The image of a U.S. Naval Academy midshipman who is a Black woman playing a key role in end-of-plebe-year activity was thrilling.
Having more guns doesn’t make us safer | READER COMMENTARY
Opponents of gun safety measures fail to grasp the urgent need to reduce the presence of firearms on the streets, legal or otherwise.
Churchgoers must demand answers from Catholic leaders | READER COMMENTARY
There will be no accountability for child sexual abuse within the Baltimore archdiocese until the faithful demand it.
Don’t label serious journalism as anti-Catholic | READER COMMENTARY
While Catholics have seen their share of discrimination and hate, The Sun's reporting on child sexual abuse in the Baltimore archdiocese does not fit that description.