The Huntsville Item encourages submissions to our opinion page. We welcome diverse and varied opinions. Letters will be published unless they contain content deemed inappropriate or in poor taste. Contributors are limited to one letter per person per topic per month. We reserve the right to edit letters for length and language and to reject letters that: Are confusing or unclear; contain crude , incendiary or uncivil language; promote commercial offerings or personal correspondence; do not identify the writer or employ a pseudonym; address a third party or are mass emailed.We encourage letters that address current events and issues, and we ask that you refer to the headline and publication date of the story of the letter that caused you to write. Questions should be directed to the newsroom at email@example.com. Printed letters will have a 250-word maximum.