Westboro Baptist Church

Westboro Baptist Church

Something Good Comes Out of the Sweet Cake Controversy

Editorial
In response to the Sweet Cakes discrimination case, Planting Peace is raising money to build a bakery…in the same neighborhood as Sweet Cakes by Melissa. ...
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Phelps’ Granddaughter Attends Equality House Kiss-In

Top News Faith and Religion
Libby Phelps, one of Fred Phelps’ 54 grandchildren, left the church in 2009. “You leave your entire life, everything you’ve ever known,” she said. ...
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Fagbug Nation: The Second Chapter to Erin Davies and Her Famous Car

Erin Davies and her "Fagbug" on the road.
Entertainment
College student Erin Davies’ life turned upside down after she was the target of homophobia in 2007. She now tours the U.S. with her Fagbug. ...
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RIP, Fred Phelps: Your Legacy Is Not What You May Think

Top News Editorial
The turning point in how the LGBT community responded to Fred Phelps came in 1999, as he organized a picket outside the Matthew Shepard trials. ...
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Fred Phelps on Death Bed, Dumped by Westboro Church

Top News Faith and Religion
Nate shared that members of Westboro voted Fred Phelps out of the church. Phelps was moved into a house, where he “basically stopped eating and drinking." ...
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Sam Adams Out, Westboro Baptist Church Pickets Boston Parade

Top News Faith and Religion
The organizers said that while LGBT groups couldn’t march, LGBT individuals are welcome to, as long as they don’t identify themselves with signs or t-shirts. ...
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Westboro. Lesbian Wedding. What Just Happened?

Top News National
Kimberly Kidwell and Katie Short said, “I do,” 50 feet away from the church’s front doors in Topeka, Kansas on Saturday. ...
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Westboro Threatens to Picket Boston Funerals

Top News National
The group claimed that Massachusetts asked for the bombings by being the first state to allow same-sex marriage. ...
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Rainbow House Painted Across from Westboro

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Phelps may be a friendly neighbor, but Jackson has seen members snapping pictures of his house. ...
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