The ministry in question is the American Family Association. They are being targeted because they promote biblical values not in league with the trend towards promoting same sex marriage. I had pointed out in 2011 how bestiality is now legal in the US Army. It was officially legalized along with sodomy when the US Senate repealed laws against these practices.
This present harsh position by the US Army is similar to a quote that had been previously offered by the US government DHS office that was later challenged by lawyer Jay Sekulow:
“Right-wing extremism in the United States can be broadly divided into those groups, movements, and adherents that are primarily hate-oriented (based on hatred of particular religious, racial or ethnic groups), and those that are mainly anti-government, rejecting federal authority in favor of state or local authority, or rejecting government authority entirely. It may include groups and individuals that are dedicated to a single issue, such as opposition to abortion or immigration.” The following text outlines how "traditional family values" are considered a serious threat to US servicemen.
"Several dozen U.S. Army active duty and reserve troops were told last week that the American Family Association, a well-respected Christian ministry, should be classified as a domestic hate group because the group advocates for traditional family values.
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