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A Baptist Preacher Calling for Death to Fa**ots Drove Me to Tears

Maybe it was the laughter that got to me. Or the children.

This story describes hate speech and anti-gay slurs readers may find traumatizing.

“This is Sure Foundation Baptist Church of Spokane. Nobody’s here to take your call right now. Please leave a message after the beep.”



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James Finn

James Finn is an LGBTQ columnist, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.