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Westbro Batist Church Set it Sights on WA School

Westbro Batist Church Set it Sights on WA School

The Westbro Baptist Church has threatened to preach their message of gay hatred at WA’s Margaret River Senior High School. The school is performing the play ‘The Laramie Project’ which is based on reactions of the residents of the town of Laramie, Wyoming where gay teenager Matthew Shepard was bashed to death in October, 1998. […]

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Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Senior Dead

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Senior Dead

The Westboro Baptist Church, the Kansas group infamous for picketing funerals and bearing signs reading the slogan ‘God Hates Fags’, has announced the death of its founding member, Fred Phelps Senior. Phelps’ estranged son Nathan wrote a Facebook post revealing that he was ‘close to death’, and expressed anger that his family had blocked those […]

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Lorde Responds to Westboro Baptist Church Picketing Plans

Lorde Responds to Westboro Baptist Church Picketing Plans

Everyone’s favourite Kiwi overachiever Lorde has taken to Twitter after discovering that the notoriously homophobic Westboro Baptist Church Plans to picket her upcoming concert in Kansas City. The Westboro Baptist Church published Lorde’s concert at the Midland Theatre on their picketing schedule, referring to her as ” a young lassie that doesn’t have enough sense […]

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Founder of Westboro Baptist Church ‘Close to Death’

Founder of Westboro Baptist Church ‘Close to Death’

Fred Phelps Senior, founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, the controversial group known for picketing soldiers funerals and their slogan ‘God Hates Fags’, is reportedly dying. His son Nathan Phelps, who left the group on 1976 and now promotes LGBT rights in Canada, wrote a Facebook post revealing that his father is ‘on the edge […]

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Westboro Baptist Church Links ACT Marriage With NSW Fires

Westboro Baptist Church Links ACT Marriage With NSW Fires

The controversial Westboro Baptist Church has linked the devastating fires in New South Wales with the passage of same sex marriage legislation in the Australian Capital Territory. Shortly after the ACT government approved same sex marriage this morning, the church posted to their Twitter account the message; “Australia in state of emergency over raging wildfires […]

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