Posts tagged "air force"

Air Force Friends

13 February 2006 What’s the proper balance between the two constitutional references to church-state relations? If you ask Ted Haggard, it’s a 2:1 cocktail, heavy on the protection of majority religions. After intensive lobbying by the Air Force’s “‘evangelical friends,’” the military branch revised its much-debated religious sensitivity guidelines by cutting 3/4 of the guidelines, and leaving...

Proselytize, Evangelize

06 February 2006 Attorneys defending the Air Force against charges of religious discrimination at the Colorado Springs Air Force Academy have asked the judge presiding over the lawsuit to dismiss the case on the grounds that plaintiff Michael Weinstein and his co-plaintiffs haven’t demonstrated that they were sufficiently harmed by the alleged proselytization by evangelical Air Force...