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Atheist Military Chaplains

Yes, There Are Humanists In The Military And Here's What They're Fighting For

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics

The American Humanist Association urged lawmakers and their staffers to support efforts forcing the armed services to officially recognize humanism wi...

Why Would Atheists in the Military Want Their Own Chaplains?

Chris Stedman | Posted 10.01.2013 | Religion
Chris Stedman

The debate over humanist chaplains in the military has been heating up recently. Last week, Family Research Council president Tony Perkins offered several of the most common sentiments held by those who oppose the effort to create this resource for nonreligious members of the military.

Why Congress Cannot Bar an Atheist Military Chaplain

Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D. | Posted 09.30.2013 | Religion
Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D.

The military and Congress are sworn to protect the Constitution, which guarantees the free practice of religion. Insisting on belief in God (as if it were self-evident what the word "God" means) is a violation of the religious freedom of those in military service, including chaplains.

Has Atheism Become A Religion?

David Lose | Posted 07.26.2011 | Religion
David Lose

These four elements suggest that Atheists regularly demonstrate attributes usually exhibited by religious folk of all persuasions.