Letter to the Editor:
In his July 29 letter criticizing former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich, Dr. Warren Anderson demonstrates a level of ignorance and naivety surprising in one so well educated.
Warren Anderson may well be a fine doctor, but he has a limited grasp of current legal and social issues. The recent Supreme Court Hobby Lobby decision is a good example.
The Hobby Lobby case was filed on the basis of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 which was enacted to “provide a claim or defense to persons whose religious exercise is substantially burdened by the government.”
In its recent decision, the court majority ruled