Phillip Monk Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 01/02/2014, 2:34pm
Back before the holiday break, we noted that just because some right-wing tale of supposed anti-Christian persecution happened to be totally false, that would never stop the Religious Right from repeating it endlessly, as they have been doing with the saga of Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Monk, who claims he was relieved of duty for disagreeing with a lesbian commander over the issue of gay marriage. As we noted last time, a military investigation found Monk's claims to be baseless ... which means that David Barton and friends are just going to keep on repeating them time and again, as he... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 12/20/2013, 11:57am
Earlier this year, Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Monk became a cause célèbre for the Religious Right after he was supposedly relieved of duty for opposing gay marriage; so much so that his tale of victimization was even the focus of an entire panel at the annual Values Voter Summit. The only problem was that his tale of anti-Christian persecution was false: The Air Force has found unsubstantiated the claim of a senior master sergeant who said he was reassigned after making known his religious objections to same-sex marriage. Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Monk, now assigned to the... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 09/11/2013, 4:33pm
PFAW: Memo: On D.C. Circuit, Senate GOP Faces Choice Between Governance and Obstruction. Brian Powell @ Media Matters: Alex Jones Links Syrian Weapons Proposal To Human Extinction Plot. Evan Hurst @ Truth Wins Out: Former American Family Association Staff Attorney Endorses, Contributes to NALT Christians Project. Daily Kos: Florida attorney general delays execution to attend fundraiser. Rob Shryock @ Religion Dispatches: Christian-Bashing Air Force Officer Story is Just That. MORE >
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11/14/14 @ 10:57am
Beck: 'Revolutionaries Will Come And They Will Pull You Out Of Your Car And Shoot You'
11/13/14 @ 2:42pm
Texas Approves Textbooks With Moses As Honorary Founding Father
11/21/14 @ 3:35pm
Kobach Wonders If Hispanic Majority Would Conduct 'Ethnic Cleansing' In U.S.
11/20/14 @ 12:53pm
Alex Jones Has Net Neutrality Meltdown: This Is What The Nazis Did!
11/13/14 @ 5:00pm