Washtenaw NOW News
Edition Two, 2/13/2015
Dear Feminist Friends and Allies,
We had a great time at Bona Sera, the quality of the food and beverage being exceeded only by the quality of the conversation!
After a brief business meeting, we launched into a discussion of the problem of Eden foods. Although they produce a good product, they have adopted the Hobby Lobby approach to denying reproductive health care to their female employees. As Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg said about this issue last week, when discussing the dissent she wrote for the Hobby Lobby decision, one person’s right to throw a punch ends at the tip of the next person’s nose! The employer’s right to his or her religious beliefs should end where those beliefs begin to interfere with the religious beliefs of their employees. Continue reading