US Air Force Kills “So Help Me God” Oath Requirement

It’s a miracle.  If not for “One Nation, Under God” and “In God We Trust”, one might almost suspect there was actual separation of Church and State in America…

Air Force OathWASHINGTON — The Air Force announced Wednesday it would drop a requirement for airmen to say “so help me God” in oaths, backtracking after an airman had been denied re-enlistment when he crossed it out on a form last month.

Air Force officials previously told the airman, based at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., that U.S. law required the phrase to be included in the oath. The case came to light after the airman sought representation from the American Humanist Association…  [Stars and Stripes]

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