The Air Force refused Thursday to release names and religious affiliation of task force members who will review faith bias allegations at the Air Force Academy.
The service also downplayed the panel’s role, which it said this week will review the school’s religious climate.
No kidding, the USAF is putting together an
So, who is the first one at the stake? Why it is one of the
“I’d have to hope the Air Force doesn’t try to whitewash this task force, and if they do, that will become obvious and we will act accordingly,” said Americans United spokesman Rob Boston. “We are counting on the Air Force to do this job right. If they do a cursory examination, it’s only going to make matters worse.”
Boston also said his organization has received e-mails in the past week from active-duty and former members of the Air Force, other service academies and government agencies “complaining of similar problems at military bases.”
“This may be a wider problem than some misunderstandings at the academy,” he said, and Americans United will investigate if the complaints appear to be serious.
Will the USAF Sharia Court determine that this is no longer an approved denomination? Are the “
UPDATE: Time to set back and let this stew for awhile.