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Lesbian and Gay Association.
The Kentucky Equality Federation
would not be able to function without people who want to
change our commonwealth's future. There are a number
of way you can help us bring equality and fairness to Kentucky:
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The Louisville Courier-Journal reports that the
Members of Westboro Baptist Church in Kansas have
announced plans for protests Sunday at a Louisville
parish and three Owensboro churches. They claim, if they
show-up that they will target two Catholic and two
Protestant churches, claiming that "God hates Catholics"
and "God hates lying false prophets" using slurs against
gay people, his Holiness the Pope and others.
announced three protests on Sunday morning are to take
place in Owensboro at the Blessed Mother Catholic Church
Blessed because of the suicide outside the church last
month of a young man who left a final note describing
the trauma of being sexually abused.
Westboro Baptist church, led by Fred Phelps which has
less an 80 members will then target the Owensboro
Christian Church and Bellevue Baptist Church.
The Westboro Baptist Church says it will then picket the
St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Louisville just before
its afternoon Mass.
On February 04, 2011 our Board of
Directors, led by Chairman Richard T. Jones, passed a
Resolution urging citizens and organizations in the
Commonwealth planning counter protests that we
unanimously believe will transform these events into a
positive one instead of a negative one by engaging the
community to get involved and support local and
statewide organizations for people suffering with HIV or
We urge you to make donations to one or
more of the following organizations; a link for which
can be located on our below (please watch the video
below for complete instructions):
If there is a place on these websites to
make the donation “In Honor Of," on “Behalf of,” or “In
Memory of,” we urge you to place: Westboro Baptist
Church. We know economic times are tough, but
Kentuckians always rise together and stand united when
faced with threats, hatred, or dogma coming from outside
our sovereign borders….. surely, everyone can spare
$5.00 - $10.00.
After you make your donation, if you
email firstname.lastname@example.org one of our Board
members will place your name, the organization you
donated to, and the amount on our website and mail a
final copy to the Westboro Baptist Church,
for helping us raise money for HIV and AIDS.
Kentuckians we have our disagreements and fights, but no
organization or entity, especially one seeking noting
but media attention, can enter the boarders of our
Commonwealth spreading hate, lies, and intolerance
without opposition. We urge you to make your opposition
in the form of life saving donations to one of the
HIV/AIDS listed above!
We also extend our
thanks to Gretchen Bell and David Taffet, a staff writer
with the Dallas Voice.
Thank you, and as always,
we fight as Kentuckians!
NOTICE: From over
11 emails, we will answer,
neither Kentucky Equality Federation
President Jordan Palmer
nor Chairman Richard T. Jones are HIV+
they do NOT have HIV/AIDS. However, the Westboro
Baptist Church believes HIV/AIDS is a blessing
so that is why our Board of Directors want
donations for HIV/AIDS Organizations in