If You Catch My Grift

Episodes

28. See You in Hell: Fred Phelps and The Westboro Baptist Church

Everyone knows the protests. Everyone hates these people. But did you know it was all based around a guy trying to make money without doing any real work? You can follow the show here: https://ifyoucatchmygrift.com/ Twitter: @catchmygriftpod @catchdalton @austinagogo @charly_butters Instagram: @catchmygriftpod https://www.facebook.com/IfYouCatchMyGrift/ Sources: https://www.thestranger.com/slog/2018/10/26/34543412/matthew-shepard-is-the-worlds-most-famous-gay-hate-crime-victim-but-was-he-really-killed-for-being-gay https://radaronline.com/exclusives/2012/12/westboro-baptist-church-anonymous-protest-sandy-hook-victims-funerals/ https://blank.org/addict/ https://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2011/05/battle-hate-groups/351238/ https://web.archive.org/web/20130101115350/http://cjonline.com/indepth/phelps/stories/080394_phelps16.shtml https://www.kansas.com/news/article1137753.html https://blank.org/addict/ https://www.businessinsider.com/heres-how-the-reviled-westboro-baptist-church-makes-money-2015-6 https://www.splcenter.org/fighting-hate/extremist-files/group/westboro-baptist-church https://www.motherjones.com/politics/1999/03/man-who-loves-hate/ https://www.uscourts.gov/educational-resources/educational-activities/facts-and-case-summary-snyder-v-phelps https://www.npr.org/2019/10/10/768894901/how-twitter-helped-change-the-mind-of-a-westboro-baptist-church-member https://www.salon.com/2013/02/07/two_phelps_kids_bravely_defect_from_westboro_baptist_church/ https://www.godhatesfags.com/video/hatemongers.html https://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/21/us/fred-phelps-founder-of-westboro-baptist-church-dies-at-84.html?searchResultPosition=13 https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/08/books/review/megan-phelps-roper-unfollow.html?searchResultPosition=7 7235470