If you live in Los Angeles, keep an eye out for this mobile billboard around town beginning today:
That provocative billboard is part of an advertising campaign for a forthcoming book by Bonnie Weinstein, co-founder of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, called To the Far Right Christian Hater… You Can Be a Good Speller or a Hater, But You Can’t Be Both (Rare Bird Books, 2014). (The generous subtitle is: Official Hate Mail, Threats, and Criticism from the Archives of the Six-Time Nobel Peace Prize-Nominated Military Religious Freedom Foundation.)
It’s a compilation of hate mail that has been directed at the group and the author’s husband Mikey Weinstein over the years.
In the excerpt below, Bonnie documents the kinds of letters MRFF receives and how they affect her personally: