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What Fred Phelps Didn't Learn From Sodom and Gomorrah

Rabbi Denise Eger | Posted 05.21.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Denise Eger

Too bad Fred Phelps didn't understand that Sodom was condemned not for sodomy or homosexuality but for the sin of inhospitality and hostility to strangers. They had to answer too. Now it's Fred Phelps' turn.

Former Westboro Baptist Church Member Becomes Gay Rights Advocate

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The granddaughter of Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps sounds off on why she left the controversial church, which is known for its extreme v...

Ex-Westboro Member: Church Called African Americans 'DNs,' For 'Dumb N--'

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

Nate Phelps, son of Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps, sheds new light on his father's inflammatory rhetoric in a British newspaper intervie...

Westboro Baptist Church Member: Gays Should 'Absolutely' Be Put To Death

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In an unsurprising yet nonetheless troubling move, a prominent Westboro Baptist Church member has said on the record that he feels homosexuals should ...

WATCH: Son Of Notorious Westboro Baptist Church Leader Speaks Out On HuffPost Live

Posted 10.05.2012 | Religion

Nate Phelps is the son of Pastor Fred Phelps -- the founder of the notorious Westboro Baptist Church. Known for picketing military funerals and spewi...

9 Worst Funeral Protests By Westboro Baptist Church.. And One Awesome Protest Against Them

Posted 12.12.2011 | Religion

The Westboro Baptist Church is a hateful group of people with signs and a lot of time on their hands who show up and protest.. anything. Westboro Bap...

Sarah Palin's Narcissism Feeds Her Constitutional Incompetence

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Palin, who has repeatedly botched the meaning of the First Amendment, had the audacity to school eight of the nine Supreme Court justices, including the very conservative chief justice, on the First Amendment.

Burn A Bible, Save A Kitten

Mark Morford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Mark Morford

Way out there on the wicked, broken fringes of society, those ugly and savage edges that always seem to be moving ever closer to the mainstream and a...

Westboro Church Protest Against Jews Hilariously Interrupted By Brick Stone (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The loathsome Westboro Baptist Church (WBC), best known for "protesting" the funerals of U.S. soldiers with signs saying "God hates fags" and "God hat...

Standing Up for Jews, Gays and Mexicans: Why Should You?

Mike Ghouse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Mike Ghouse

Unless we learn to stand up for the rights of others, we cannot claim to be just, and we have no right to expect others to stand up for us.

Westboro Baptist Church Now on Facebook

Lisa Derrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lisa Derrick

The Fred Phelps family of troglodytes has stepped up to get more youth-oriented, what with Megan Phelps' recent feeble attempts at disco, and now a ...

On the Scene: Protesting with the Westboro Baptist Church

Benyamin Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Benyamin Cohen

The folks from Westboro Baptist Church know all too well how to play the public and the media. With little more than the selection of some curious venues and a few press releases, these protesters have gained national attention.

Fred Phelps' "God Hates Fags" Message: Is it Free Speech?

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John W. Whitehead

In rejecting Christ's admonitions, Westboro has chosen instead to focus its efforts on spreading hate.

Anti-Gay Westboro Baptist Church Plans University Of Chicago Protests

Chi-Town Daily News | Peter Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Members of the controversial Westboro Baptist Church are planning three protests in Hyde Park next month, raising the ire of some University of Chicag...

Excuse Me, Pat Robertson, But Why Is God Sending Another Hurricane Towards New Orleans For The Start Of The GOP Convention?

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

So, I ask these same charlatans, why is God contemplating such a thing?

Church Ordered To Pay $11 Million For Protesting At Iraq Soldier's Funeral

AP | ALEX DOMINGUEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Members of a fundamentalist Kansas church ordered to pay nearly $11 million in damages to a grieving father smiled as they walked out of the courtroom...