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Bigotry Watch

First Westboro Protest Since Death Of Fred Phelps Met With Condolences

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 12:25 PM March 24, 2014
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Photos: Kansas counter-protesters greeted the first Westboro protest since the death of founder Fred Phelps with a banner offering condolences on their loss.

Bigotry Watch

Southern Poverty Law Center’s Mark Potok Thinks Westboro Will Close

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 11:11 AM March 21, 2014
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“When you build a group around the personality and politics of a single leader, it’s sometimes difficult to keep that group alive when that leader dies.” – Mark Potok, The Southern Poverty Law Center

News

Fred Phelps Is Dead.

by David Badash ● 1:06 PM March 20, 2014
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The death of one of the most hate-filled anti-gay men in America should stand to usher in a new season of equality and fairness, and hopefully, a gentler time for all.

News

Breaking: Fred Phelps, Founder Of ‘God Hates Fags’ Westboro Baptist Church, Dead At 84

by David Badash ● 11:45 AM March 20, 2014
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Fred Phelps, the 84-year old founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, has died.

News

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Likely Won’t Have A Funeral To Protest

by David Badash ● 11:24 AM March 18, 2014
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Fred Phelps, reportedly on his deathbed, likely won’t have a funeral for anyone to protest.

News

Why Was ‘God Hates Fags’ Founder Fred Phelps Excommunicated? You’ll Be Shocked.

by David Badash ● 4:18 PM March 17, 2014
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Fred Phelps being on the “edge of death” is not hard to understand, but how could the founder of a church be excommunicated? Here’s some intriguing insight.

News

‘God Hates Fags’ Church Founder Fred Phelps Reportedly Near Death

by David Badash ● 12:28 PM March 16, 2014
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Fred Phelps, the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church — which uses the term “God Hates Fags” — “is now on the edge of death.”

Bigotry Watch

Matthew Shepard Beaten To Death By His Homosexual Lover Over A Meth Deal Gone Bad Says Fischer

by David Badash ● 4:10 PM September 16, 2013
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Bryan Fischer, the spokesperson for that anti-gay hate group American Family Association, today is claiming “everything you know about Matthew Shepard is wrong.”

Discrimination

UPDATE: Meet Katie and Kim, The Couple Marrying Tomorrow At Equality House, In Full View Of The Westboro Baptist Church

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 12:17 PM June 21, 2013
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Meet Kimberly Kidwell and Katie Short, the lesbian couple who will marry tomorrow at the rainbow-painted Equality House, across from the Westboro Baptist Church.

Hate Groups

Wednesday: Westboro Baptist Church To Picket Funeral Of Sandy Hook, CT School Principal

by David Badash ● 11:59 PM December 18, 2012
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The Westboro Baptist Church, who call themselves “God Hates Fags,” are now officially scheduled to picket Wednesday’s funeral of Dawn Hochsprung, the hero principal of Newtown, Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Bigotry Watch

Westboro Baptist Church: ‘Absolutely’ Homosexuals Should Be Put To Death

by David Badash ● 6:04 PM October 10, 2012
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Jonathan Phelps, son of Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps, says that “absolutely” homosexuals — gay men, lesbian women, and bisexual and transgender people — should be put to death.

Bigotry Watch

God Hates Fags To Picket Funeral Of Philadelphia Cardinal Who Died Amid Pedophile Priests Trials

by David Badash ● 3:14 PM February 1, 2012
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God Hates Fags announced they will picket the funeral of Philadelphia Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua who died amid sex abuse cases of priests on trial for pedophile rape.

Benjamin Phillips

God Hates Fags Is The Heart Of The Religious Right

by Benjamin Phillips ● 10:31 AM February 1, 2012
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From Tony Perkins to Bryan Fischer to Rick Santorum to Rick Perry to Stacey Campfield, “God hates fags” – the concept – is at the very heart and soul of the Religious Right.

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God Hates Fags Protests Penn State Coach Joe Paterno’s Funeral (Photo)

by David Badash ● 2:11 PM January 26, 2012
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God Hates Fags, aka the Westboro Baptist Church, today posted a photo of their protest at the funeral of former Penn State Coach Joe Paterno.