Results tagged “WESTBORO BAPTIST” from Last Word

Westboro Baptist's Fred Phelps dead

Posted by Will O'Bryan
March 20, 2014 1:22 PM |
“When Americans were faced with the choice of accepting their LGBT neighbors or endorsing Phelps’s unfiltered hate, they chose the former. He showed anti-gay bigotry for what it really is: profoundly un-American. Phelps lived to see a nation that more and more decisively rejected his vile message. That’s his legacy.” –Michael Keegan, president of People for the American Way, ... [Read]

“We know that we can’t undo our whole lives. We can’t even say we’d want to if we could; we are who we are because of all the experiences that brought us to this point. What we can do is try to find a better way to live from here on. That’s our focus.” Megan Phelps-Roper, formerly of the ... [Read]