Air Force Dumps So Help Me God

The United States Air Force decided to dump So Help Me God from their enlistment and re-enlistment oaths after a lawsuit threat arose from the American Humanist Association. I wrote about this controversy a while back. It was clear at the time that the military included So Help Me God based more on tradition and bureaucratic rigidity than from some “narrow-minded” religious obstinancy. This new ruling seems to confirm this. The Air Force, Navy, and Marines have now removed the necessity for Read more […]

Air Force Honors Senior Master Sergeant Persecuted for Christian Faith

In 2010, Lackland Air Force, most known as the Air Force’s basic training, was merged with Randolph Air Force Base and the Army’s Fort Sam Houston.  It is home not only to the Basic Military Training unit, but it also encompasses a number of other units and training facilities. Senior Master Sergeant Monk is stationed at Lackland Air Force and has a spotless record for his 19+ years of service to his country that is until his commander asked him a personal question.  The commander was talking Read more […]