Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Kafkaesque Battle For Religious Freedom Coming To The Screen
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Kafkaesque Battle For Religious Freedom Coming To The Screen

The Military Religious Freedom Foundation's decades-long Kafkaesque battle to defend religious freedom may soon be seen by millions of Americans as the result of a deal struck with screenwriter/producer Jesse Maiman.
Jesus Candy II: It’s Proselytizing, Proud Candymaker Says!
"Jesus Candy" sold at Peterson AFB is entirely conceived to proselytize, which is why selling it there is unconstitutional. Image from: Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Jesus Candy II: It’s Proselytizing, Proud Candymaker Says!

Rightwing media jumped all over my earlier story about Jesus Candy sold at Peterson AFB. It's just candy, they argued. But it turns out the candymaker disagrees. The whole reason he's in business is to proselytize--which is fine. But NOT in a government-run BX, where it violates 1st Am & military regs.
Jesus Candy Causes Democracy Decay At Peterson AFB
"Jesus Candy" may seem innocent. But can you imagine a military exchange selling "Mohamed Munchies"? Of course not! Image from: Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Jesus Candy Causes Democracy Decay At Peterson AFB

It may seem like a little thing to outsiders, but on a base with a religious freedom climate it's hiding from public view, there are no little things for those who have to live with them every day. In fact, it could well be the straw that broke the camel's back.
The Christmas War On Unity
Santa repurposed as a divisive figure symbolizes hundreds of other less visible, but deeply felt wounds felt across the military this holiday season. Image from: Military Religious Freedom Foundation

The Christmas War On Unity

It’s ‘Oh, no! no!’ not ‘Ho! Ho! Ho!’ as Santa Claus is drafted by fundamentalists to help spread religious divisiveness in the US military. There are hundreds of similar incidents around Christmas time, most settled quickly & quietly. This one illustrates them all.
Crusaders For Christ? Or Defenders Of The Constitution?
Military Religious Freedom Foundation artist's rendering of Officers’ Christian Fellowship magazine cover, Fall 2019 Image from: Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Crusaders For Christ? Or Defenders Of The Constitution?

A parachurch organization largely composed of officers is renewing a push to create a generation of 'Warriors for Christ and not Scholar-Warrior-Diplomats for Peace,' as one disappointed member puts it.
New Book Turns Hate-Mail Lemons To Lemonade
"When Christians Break Bad" A book of letters from the front in the military's culture wars Image from: Screen Shot

New Book Turns Hate-Mail Lemons To Lemonade

The Military Religious Freedom Foundation gets hate-mail like you wouldn't believe. A new book showing how they handle it provides inspiration for all surviving Trump's America.
Sioux Falls VA Respects The Dead — As Long As They’re Christian
The Missing Man display at the Sioux Falls VA initially featured an oversized Bible, disrespecting the sacrifices of countless non-Christian servicemembers since the Revolutionary War. Image from: Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Sioux Falls VA Respects The Dead — As Long As They’re Christian

The Sioux Falls VA has a serious problem. A Missing Man display features a Christian Bible, disrespecting the sacrifice of countless non-Christians, plus the Constitution they died for..
Air Force JAG Opinion Appealed To US Civil Rights Commission
Change of command ceremonies have been rife with First Amendment violations over the years. But now the Air Force JAG says they're not violations at all. A challenge is being lodged with the US Civil Rights Commission. Image from: Military Religious Freedom Foundation

Air Force JAG Opinion Appealed To US Civil Rights Commission

A new opinion from the Air Force Judge Advocate General clearly violates the 1st Amendment, as well as Air Force regulations. For the first time ever, the Military Religious Freedom Foundation is seeking relief from the US Civil Rights Commission.