Military Religious Freedom, Tolerance, and Self-Contradiction

noun: inconsistency between aspects or parts of a whole.

Tolerance isn’t just a virtue for us; it’s a practical necessity,” [Secretary of Defense Ash Carter] told [Foreign Policy].

Meanwhile:  “Eglin removes Bible from clinic following retiree’s complaint.”eglinbible

Tolerance? The Bible — which was surrounded by other reading material on a waiting room table — was removed because a retiree was offended that he could see it.

What about the offense of those who like to read it?
Retiree’s photo via Northwest Florida Daily News, credited to MRFF.


One comment

  • I wonder if this retiree would be just as offended if there was a Playboy magazine on the table in plain sight? There are much greater things to get offended about!