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posted: 5/4/2013 5:00 AM

Religion shouldn't be blamed

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I object to the headline reporting on the Boston Marathon bombing that said: "Officials: Brothers were driven by religion." As though it is all religious. How unfair and bigoted to so brand religion in general as the cause.

If such a crime were committed by a nonreligious person would the headline read: "The person was driven by nonreligious people or by secularism"?

I will be looking for an apology by whomever is responsible for the Daily Herald headline on April 23.

Elton Heimsoth


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