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Religion in Military

Shadee Ashtari

U.S. Air Force Member Denied Reenlistment For Omitting 'So Help Me God,' Humanist Group Claims

HuffingtonPost.com | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

A member of the Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada, was allegedly barred from reenlisting in the Air Force after omitting the phrase "so ...

You Can Wear A Turban Or A Yarmulke In the Military Now

Reuters | David Alexander | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

(Reuters) - The Pentagon took steps on Wednesday to give individual troops greater latitude to wear turbans, head scarfs, yarmulkes and other religiou...

An Open Letter to Barack Obama: Are You My President, Too?

Blake Page | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics
Blake Page

If our leaders in government believe in a representative republic, I would ask that you produce for us a representative chaplaincy. As it stands, the chaplaincy does not come close to demographic alignment with the religious diversity of our armed forces.

Air Force Academy Cites Progress In Tackling Religious Intolerance

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Whitney Jones Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) A recent survey on the religious climate of the U.S. Air Force Academy showed that 41 perc...