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By The Dispatch On Monday, July 25th, 2016
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Colorado baker Jack Phillips trying to take freedom of conscience case to US Supreme Court

A Lakewood, Colorado, cake artist who declined to use his artistic talents to create a wedding cake celebrating a same-sex ceremony asked the nation’s highest court Friday to take his case and rule that the government More...

By Zach Jones On Monday, July 27th, 2015
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Bobby Jindal threatens Westboro funeral protesters, ‘we will arrest them’

Jael Phelps picketing Trinity Episcopal Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma October 2005 Source/WBC All original material on this web site is © 1955-2006 Westboro Baptist Church. You may use any of our material free of charge More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015
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Colorado cake maker, Jack Phillips, still fighting right to refuse ‘gay wedding’ cake

Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys and allied attorneys filed a reply briefTuesday with the Colorado Court of Appeals on behalf a Lakewood, Colorado, cake artist who declined to use his artistic talents to create More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015
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Kittredge Cherry explains, defends ‘gay vision’ of Jesus, decries ‘right-wing’ critics

As Christians around the world gather to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ for Easter, a depiction of the Messiah as a “gay man of today in a modern city” arrives in a new book titled: “The More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Thursday, March 26th, 2015
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Patton Oswalt reveals how Richard Dawkins, Bill Maher are hurting atheism

Comparing the notable atheists to the Westboro Baptist Church, actor and comedian Patton Oswalt discusses how he’s embarrassed by their attacks on the religious. “I feel, as an atheist, about people like More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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Westboro Baptist Church founder, Fred Phelps, dead at 84

The head of the church that protested just about everything and everyone, they even have a “picket schedule”, Fred Phelps died late Wednesday night from natural causes. He was 84. Image/Video Screen More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, March 17th, 2014
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Westboro Baptist head Fred Phelps near death, in hospice care

Fred Phelps, the leader and figurehead of the Westboro Baptist Church is reportedly near death, receiving hospice care in a Kansas facility. The news comes via Nate Phelps, one of Fred’s estranged children, More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Saturday, February 1st, 2014
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Westboro Baptist Church to protest Bill Cosby show, ‘rewarded’ with murder of son

The Westboro Baptist Church has announced its intention to protest television star and comedian Bill Cosby as his Kansas City show, claiming he used his celebrity status to promote “his own form of righteousness” More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
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Army Ranger Cody Patterson funeral service reportedly free from Westboro Baptist Church protesters

Friends, family, veterans and supporters flocked to Oregon for the Cody Patterson memorial service, heightened by the report that the radical church in Kansas was planning to protest. The service for Patterson, More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, July 19th, 2013
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Devil worshipers perform ‘Pink Mass’ at WBC’s Fred Phelps mother’s grave, turns her into lesbian in afterlife

Has the Westboro Baptist Church met it’s match? Last weekend, Members of the Satanist Temple performed what is described as a “Pink Mass” at the grave site of the mother of Westboro Baptist Church founder More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
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Westboro Baptist Church to protest Carrie Underwood in Kansas City, Missouri

The always controversial, Topeka-based Westboro Baptist Church (WBC)  has put a target on former American Idol winner and country superstar Carrie Underwood and plan to picket her May 1 concert at the Sprint Center More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, February 11th, 2013
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Libby Phelps Alvarez talks about leaving Westboro Baptist Church who pray ‘for people to die’

All of Libby Phelps Alvarez’s life she traveled the country protesting funerals and speaking out as part of the Westboro Baptist Church. “They think that they’re fighting for a nation that supports More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, February 8th, 2013
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Westboro Baptist Church to protest funeral for Navy Seal Chris Kyle

The fringe religious group, Westboro Baptist Church, will again protest another military funeral, turning heads with their “God Hates Fags” walking the streets with their picket signs. On Monday, Feb. 11, at More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
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Glenn Beck compares Ron Paul to Westboro Baptist, Lew Rockwell attacks Rand Paul

In an odd turn, the death of Chris Kyle, a popular Navy Seal turned author, has become just a backdrop to social media backbiting and comments full of hyperbole. Glenn Beck’s tweet comparing Ron Paul to the More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, December 17th, 2012
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Anonymous hackers attack Westboro Baptist church after they plan protest in Newtown

Westboro Baptist Church announced plans to picket and protest in Newtown Connecticut, possibly disrupting funerals and services. The hacker organization Anonymous targeted the church in the ongoing between the two More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
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Carolyn Campbell concerned about Jack Wu, Westboro candidate in Kansas

The Democratic vice chairwoman of the Kansas state Board of Education is concerned that redistricting is complicating her efforts to defeat challenger Jack Wu, a Republican, who she said would turn Kansas into More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 1st, 2012
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Jack Wu, Westboro Baptist Church attendee, runs for Kansas Board of Education seat

A Taiwanese man, relocated from California to Kansas is making headlines over his political campaign to join the state’s Education Board. Jael Phelps picketing Trinity Episcopal Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma October More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 9th, 2012
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Obama signs new law banning protests at military funerals, targets Westboro Baptist Church

In a ceremony at the White House (President’s remarks), President Obama yesterday signed HR 1627, the Honoring America’s Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act. Section 601 of the Act prohibits More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, July 18th, 2012
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Fred Phelps, Westboro Baptist Church, set to protest Sage Stallone funeral

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church have been called to picket actor Sage Stallone’s funeral on account of his “adulterous dad,” Sylvester Stallone. Westboro Baptist Church member Benjamin Phelps. More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, June 17th, 2012
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Westboro Baptist Church protests Billy Graham

Westboro Baptist Church, led by Fred Phelps, protested evangelical leader Billy Graham for two-days. On Tuesday, the Topeka, Kansas-based group said it was picketing a “false prophet” and further accused More...


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