Congressman told by DoD that all military suicide victims are atheists

In 2009 a part of the US Army called Comprehensive Soldier Fitness (CSF) sprang forward to deal with the rising suicide rate. They spent $125 million taxpayer dollars. They wasted it.The BBC released an article saying that the military's suicide rate has now climbed to roughly one per day.Suicide in the US military has sharply increased this year, hitting a rate of almost one death per day, figures show.As of 3 June, 2012 active-duty suicides reached 154, compared with 130 in the same … [Read more...]

Tea Party Rep. Louis Gohmert (R-TX) will be hearing from my lawyers

71 shot, 12 dead.This tragedy had already been re-purposed by opportunist theocrats by early this morning - 8 hours later. Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) went on the air and attributed this massacre to 'attacks on Christianity' and specifically cited so-called 'unreleased DoD statistics' that military suicides are all / mostly atheists.I am in the process of writing a Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) request to see what he is talking about. I'm pretty sure he's referring to the illegal, … [Read more...]

Tea Party congressman blames Dark Knight shooting on atheism, points to military.

Igor Volsky has an incredible story at Think Progress.Volsky uncovered a Texas Tea Party congressman blaming the Aurora shooting on 'attacks on Christianity', furthermore citing 'unreleased' DoD suicide statistics pointing to atheists killing themselves.www.youtube.com/embed/Qwqe0lNnUqI?Excerpt:Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle have expressed their sympathies for the victims in Friday morning’s shooting in Aurora, Colorado, but at least one Republican lawmaker is using the t … [Read more...]


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