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FFRF Builds Monument to Atheists in Foxholes

FFRF Builds Monument to Atheists in Foxholes

The Freedom From Religion Foundation has posted a great new monument to atheists in foxholes. The 2-ton granite monument sits at the site of their new headquarters building. FFRF has a long-standing commitment to honoring military personnel with their original … Continue reading

Evangelical Christian Prayer Chosen for Women Ranger Graduation

Evangelical Christian Prayer Chosen for Women Ranger Graduation

PBS recently published a video with a sectarian prayer to Jesus Christ as the invocation for a mandatory, large-scale, and politically important Ranger graduation that included the first women Rangers. The chaplain officer offered an invocation, not simply secular, not … Continue reading

Review: Creating Change Through Humanism Will

Review: Creating Change Through Humanism Will

No one has to knock on your door and tell you you’re humanist. People adopt a scientific world view and human-based rational ethics all by themselves. Unfortunately, that means they’re disconnected from humanist values, humanist mentors, and humanist community. That … Continue reading

Service Academy Trainees Benefit from Humanist Services

Service Academy Trainees Benefit from Humanist Services

Again in 2015, each Service Academy has allowed humanist alternatives to chaplain services. At West Point, the Naval Academy, and the Air Force Academy,┬áhumanist personnel are able to meet with mentors and peers who share their beliefs. While not yet … Continue reading

MAAF Preparing Response to DoD IG Conscience Protection Report

MAAF Preparing Response to DoD IG Conscience Protection Report

Update 8/31: Leo Shane of the Military Times┬áreported on how unsubstantiated Christian Victimhood distracts from real conscience protection issues. Update 8/24: MAAF sent a direct response [MAAF Conscience 20150818] to the DoD IG commenting on findings and reiterating important issues … Continue reading