CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 08, 2008
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(Studio& Pentagon: Randi Kaye) The story of Army Spc. Jeremy Hall, who went to Iraq as a Christian but became an atheist and has filed a lawsuit against the military for religious discrimination, presented; details given about his treatment by fellow soldiers. [HALL - explains what has happened to him; states believing in God does not make you a better soldier.] [Military Religious Freedom Foundation Michael WEINSTEIN- speaks about the "Pentacostalgon."] [Deputy undersecretary Bill CARR- denies the Pentagon is pushing one faith; says atheism is acceptable; opposes proselytizing in the military.] Promotional video shot inside the Pentagon shown.
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