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At Our Maryland, we are lifting progressive voices across the state by telling our collective story, countering the ongoing conservative narrative from all sectors through digital media, holding elected officials accountable, and promoting progressive policy solutions.

Our Maryland is the state’s largest digital platform for telling the progressive movement’s stories and is a hub for information about ideas and policies that matter to all Marylanders.

Our Maryland is a state partner within the ProgressNow network.

Vision

A healthy, just, equitable and sustainable state where Marylanders can thrive.

Mission

Our Maryland lifts progressive voices, ideas and information, and promotes proven public policies while countering conservative propaganda and misleading information in order to a create a more informed and active electorate.

Goals

Influence public opinion

Build a vast network of progressive activists 

Counteract conservative propaganda

Enact progressive policies

Engage citizens in advocacy

Unite communities for progressive change 

Promote the work of our social justice partners and progressive ally networks

At Our Maryland, we are lifting progressive voices across the state by telling our collective story, countering the ongoing conservative narrative from all sectors through digital media, holding elected officials accountable, and promoting progressive policy solutions.

We...

  • Lift progressive voices across the state by telling our collective story.
  • Counter the ongoing conservative narrative from all sectors through digital media.
  • Hold elected officials accountable
  • Promote progressive policy solutions.

Our Values

  • Progressive – we believe in improving society through reform.
  • Partnership – we understand that working together with allied organizations and individuals strengthens our cause.
  • Advocacy – we believe in engaging organizations and individuals to mobilize and leverage our collective power.
  • Diversity – we are committed to supporting a progressive community that embraces the differences of individuals and organizations.
  • Racial Equity – we value racial equity as an organizational operating principle and are committed to continued focus on issues related to race, equity, diversity and inclusion.
  • Transparency – we believe our work, and that of our government should be fully transparent.