Westboro Baptist Church

Find out the latest news about the Westboro Baptist Church, an extremist religious organization helmed by antigay minister Fred Phelps. Discover the history of the Westboto Baptist Church, which frequently pickets the funerals of fallen LGBT individuals and military heroes with signs that read ‘God Hates Fags.’ An example of this antigay protest is featured prominently in the HBO film ‘The Laramie Project,’ which is based on the events following the murder of gay man Matthew Shepard. Read about Westboro and other organizations that are opponents of LGBT rights.

Megan Phelps-Roper, who cut ties with Westboro in 2012, now provides an inside look at the antigay church.

November 16 2015 5:59 PM

Members of the virulently antigay church are picketing in Kentucky for a second day, targeting marriage equality opponent Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis.

October 19 2015 2:11 PM

The hate group couldn't wait for today's planned protest against the Kentucky county clerk. 

October 19 2015 4:51 AM

The small radical antigay group wants to show their distaste for the Kentucky clerk's adultery.

October 16 2015 2:27 PM

Even the rabidly anti-LGBT Westboro Baptist Church has joined the condemnation of rogue Kentucky clerk Kim Davis.

September 04 2015 11:14 AM

Rock and roll band Foo Fighters aren't going to sit quietly and let the antigay Westboro Baptist Chruch upstage them.

August 24 2015 3:36 PM

The hateful so-called church reversed the colors of Ireland's flag, turning it into Ivory Coast's.

May 26 2015 9:59 PM

The hostile, homophobic church has lost its original Twitter account.

January 14 2015 5:41 PM