posted on Nov, 21 2012 @ 12:07 PM
reply to post by boncho
Actually most of the WBC members are part of the family of the head-nut, Fred Phelps, and work for him either directly or indirectly. So naturally,
he isn't going to fire members of his family when they are out spouting the hatred that he taught them and spouts himself. That would be like Fox
News firing Hannity because he criticizes Obama.
On the other hand, this girl isn't employed by her family. Her employer has every right to fire her for actions that they feel may bring bad
publicity onto them, do not reflect their company values, or hurt their business. Its probably safe to say that flipping off the tomb of the unknown
soldier isn't something her company wants to be associated with - so they canned her. They are well within their rights to do so.
Sure, she has a right to act like a jerk. Other people and her employer have a right to speak out about it and / or not want her to represent