March 11, 2011 - 9:51am
The controversial Westboro Baptist Church paid a visit to Louisville just a week after the supreme court upheld the first amendment, protecting their rights to protest military funerals and churches. I asked the people of Louisville how they felt about Westboro Baptist Church and inside you'll find what they had to say.
The controversial Westboro Baptist Church paid a visit to Louisville just a week after the supreme court upheld the first amendment, protecting their rights to protest military funerals and churches. I asked the people of Louisville how they felt about Westboro Baptist Church and below you'll find...
March 7, 2011 - 12:19pm
by Eve Lee
Remembering the day an Indiana protest devolved into an ugly circus
Everyone knows about the Westboro Baptist Church, the Kansas institution best known for demonizing murdered college student Matthew Shepard and protesting military funerals with anti-gay signs. Most recently, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled for the church’s right to have these demonstrations under the...
March 7, 2011 - 12:15pm
Stage a celebration that accepts that good people can’t ignore the Westboro tribe, yet subversively aggressively ignores them. My suggestion: A dance party.
In a perfect world, Westboro Baptist Church members would bring their  “God Hates Everybody Who Disagrees With Us” campaign to Louisville, and people would ignore them.
March 7, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for March 7, 2011
"Two years ago, Louisville Metro Councilwoman Judy Green filed a seemingly routine ordinance with the council to give $7,500 from her office discretionary funds to the nonprofit group 100 Black Men of Louisville, so it could hire speakers for a mentoring program. But Green had other plans for some...