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  1. Atheist Airman to Get Boot if He Doesn't Swear Oath's 'So Help Me God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | News Max

    ... rights under the First Amendment," the AHA wrote to his commanding officers. The airman is serving at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, according to the Air Force Times. "The government cannot compel a nonbeliever to take an oath that affirms the ...

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  2. 0912_Ground_list.jpgRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Phoenix

    ... blackjack dealer, under the watchful eye of monitoring cameras himself. His wife's new workplace is at Creech Air Force Base near Las Vegas, in a windowless, air-conditioned trailer, piloting a missile-sprouting drone. Making up for relinquishing ...

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  3. Atheist Airman Told: Swear Oath To God Or Get OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... the Air Force's attention, but you can bet it was one of their fundie officers: An atheist airman at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada has until November to change his mind and swear a reenlistment oath to God, the Air Force said. The unnamed airman ...

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  4. Airman must swear 'so help me God' or leave Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | USA Today

    An atheist airman at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada has until November to change his mind and swear a re-enlistment oath to God, the Air Force said. Airman must swear 'so help me God' or leave Air Force An atheist airman at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada has until November to change his mind and swear a re-enlistment oath to God, the Air Force said.

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  5. U.S. Air Force Sergeant Faces Ouster Over Refusal to Acknowledge GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Time

    ... of Defense Form 4 in compliance with the Title 10 U.S.C. Section 502 ." The airman is based at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, and has chosen to remain anonymous. "He's afraid of retaliation and hostility from the public," Miller says. She says she ...

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  6. US Air Force to atheist sergeant: Recite 'so help me God' or leave the militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... of Inspector General, the American Humanist Association said when the unnamed airman stationed at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada, omitted "so help me God" when reciting the required oath to re-enlist on Aug. 25, the Air Force gave ...

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  7. Religious liberty questions dog military practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... fronts, non-believers object. According to the American Humanist Association , an airman stationed at Creech Air Force Base near Indian Springs, Nevada, was refused re-enlistment when he asked to remove the phrase "So help me God" from the ...

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  8. Religious liberty questions dog ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... fronts, non-believers object. According to the American Humanist Association , an airman stationed at Creech Air Force Base near Indian Springs, Nevada, was refused re-enlistment when he asked to remove the phrase "So help me God" from the ...

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  9. Atheist airman must swear 'so help me God' or get out in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Air Force Times

    Airmen take the Oath of Enlistment during a reenlistment ceremony in December 2013, shortly after the Air Force deleted a clause allowing airmen to omit 'so help me God,' from the oath. An airman at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, was denied reenlistment for crossing out those words on his reenlistment contract.

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  10. U.S. Air Force: Swear to God-or Get OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | 720 The Voice

    ... the religious language. Further, the letter threatens legal action against the airman's commanders at Creech Air Force Base in the Nevada desert unless they reverse course. The complaint was previously reported by the Air Force Times. "Because the ...

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  11. Air Force requires "So help me God" in its enlistment oathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... an abstract policy, either: It's being enforced. Recently, according to Air Force Times , an airman at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, who labels himself an atheist, was denied reenlistment because he crossed out the phrase on the written version ...

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  12. So help me God: Military practices face scrutiny from non-believersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... fronts, non-believers object. According to the American Humanist Association , an airman stationed at Creech Air Force Base near Indian Springs, Nevada, was refused re-enlistment when he asked to remove the phrase "So help me God" from the ...

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  13. Air Force seeks DOD ruling on re-enlistment oathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2011 | Stars and Stripes

    The Air Force said Tuesday it was awaiting a legal opinion from the Defense Department's top lawyer on whether an enlisted airman who's an atheist can opt out of the phrase "so help me God" in his re-enlistment oath. The airman, stationed at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, was told in late August that federal law requires those words in the enlistment oath, attorney Monica Miller of the American Humanist Society said.

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  14. Atheist who wouldn't take 'so help me God' oath...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | ABA Journal

    The American Humanist Association says it may sue on behalf of an atheist soldier who wasn't allowed to re-enlist in the Air Force because he wouldn't take an oath with the words "so help me God." The airman who is stationed at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada crossed out the phrase in his re-enlistment contract and was told in late August he could not re-enlist, according to an AHA press release .

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  15. Defense News Roundup: Billions of Dollars for Transport; MRAPs Back in the NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... million in funding to continue work on MQ-1/9 Contract Aircrew Training and Courseware Development at Creech Air Force Base (a.k.a. " Drone Central "). ) was awarded $22 million to build a next-generation hovercraft, designated Landing Craft, Air ...

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  16. Money raised for airman to replace car washed away in floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    ... was trapped in the median as he tried to make his way around the floodwaters while coming home from Creech Air Force Base. He ended up ditching his car when he saw saw others who needed help. He joined other airmen struggling to save an 81-year-old ...

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  17. Airmen honored for U.S. 95 flash flood rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    ... Sgt. Adam Dixon with the 820th Red Horse Squadron said. The airmen were just driving home from work on Creech Air Force Base, when a river brought traffic along the U.S. 95 to a stop. Some drivers got stuck in the median trying to avoid the rising ...

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  18. Insects with Guns: Military Books 2014Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... May), perhaps his best book yet. CIA officer Sandra Vittonelli oversees a roomful of drone pilots from Creech Air Force Base in Nevada as they battle terrorists in the hills of Pakistan. The terrorists team up with two Ukrainian hackers to combat ...

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    Aug 14, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... a mission gone wrong for reasons that aren't clear. Cole, like his real-life counterparts, served at Creech Air Force Base in the desert about 40 miles outside Las Vegas. The pilots work in trailers, look at computer screens and fly Predator drones ...

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  20. Nellis airmen describe rescuing couple from floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... dominated the skies and dampened the atmosphere by the time the two airmen ended their shift at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, just 30 miles outside of Las Vegas. Typically based at Nellis Air Force Base, the two Southerners didn't think ...

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