Air Force reverses decision forcing members to swear oath to God

Good news for secular Americans: the Air Force will no longer require service members to take a mandatory religious oath containing the phrase "So help me God" in order to serve.According to an official release issued Sept. 17: The Air Force has instructed force support offices across the service to allow both enlisted members and officers to omit the words “So help me God” from enlistment and officer appointment oaths if an Airman chooses. The release indicates individuals serving in the A … [Read more...]

Christian extremists fail: Satanists will distribute material in Florida public schools

Satanic Temple

An effort by Christian extremists to indoctrinate public school children has failed spectacularly, opening the door for Satanists, atheists, and others to disseminate religious materials in public schools in Orange County, Florida.Raw Story reports: Last month, a Florida judge ruled that if the Orange County school district allowed Christian groups to disseminate Bibles and Christian-oriented religious materials in its schools, it would also have to allow atheist groups to do the same. The … [Read more...]

Islamic State Beheads Third Western Captive

An ISIS executioner stands beside British aid worker David Haines.

“A Message to the Allies of America" - A video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines has been released by the Islamic State.The video, entitled "A Message to the Allies of America," was posted Saturday to a website associated with the Islamic State. The video shows the beheading of Haines, and calls his execution "a message to the allies of America."The 44-year-old Haines is the third Western captive to be executed by the Islamic State, following the beheadings of A … [Read more...]

Fear of Islamophobia prevents honest discussion of Islamic State

Denial of the simple fact that the Islamic State is in fact Islamic is dishonest and detrimental to clear thinking about a pressing issue of profound international import.When in doubt, spout a tautology: The Islamic State is Islamic.Do all Muslims support the Islamic State? No. Do all Muslims agree that the Islamic State is a legitimate expression of Islam? No.However, some Muslims, a large minority of Muslims, do support the Islamic State, and do believe that the Islamic State is … [Read more...]

Islam gone wild: ISIS turns ‘Religion of Peace’ upside down

Representatives of the “Religion of Peace” have released a new video allegedly showing the beheading of another American journalist, Steven Sotloff. If confirmed, this would be the second American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State.Sotloff was a freelance journalist who worked for several news organizations before disappearing in Syria in August 2013.Last month, the Islamic State released a similar video depicting the beheading of American James Wright Foley, a freelance pho … [Read more...]

Why did the UK allow Muslim gangs to rape and sexually traffic children?

Fear of being branded racist and Islamophobic prevented British officials from prosecuting Muslim gangs engaged in the rape and sexual trafficking of children in the northern English town of Rotherham.A scathing report recently issued by the Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council chronicles the systematic rape and sexual exploitation of children by gangs of Pakistani Muslims, and the abysmal failure of government officials to prosecute the guilty and protect the innocent.The report, … [Read more...]

Crackergate: Catholics file lawsuit in attempt to halt Satanic black mass

Claiming that Satanists have stolen a cracker that is supposedly the body of Christ, Catholics fight to halt a black mass scheduled for next month Oklahoma City.In a lawsuit filed Wednesday in Oklahoma County District Court, Archbishop Paul Coakley asked a judge to halt the desecration of an allegedly stolen Eucharist Host as part of a planned Satanic ‘black mass’ at Oklahoma City’s Civic Center Music Hall.In Catholicism, a consecrated host is the “sacred bread” used in the Eucharistic se … [Read more...]

Holy War: Religious leaders call for destruction of Islamic State

Should the US destroy the Islamic State? A coalition of religious leaders is calling upon President Barack Obama to use US military forces to destroy the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.The coalition of more than 50 religious leaders, led by mostly conservative Catholic, evangelical and Jewish activists, is calling on President Obama to sharply escalate military action against the Islamic extremists.The coalition is calling for the destruction of the Islamic State, claiming that … [Read more...]


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