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Matthew Shepard's Legacy

Matthew Shepard was murdered in a brutal anti-gay hate-crime. 20 years later, his parents say they're alarmed at the rise in hate-motivated attacks.

11/19/2018 2:01 PM
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  • Paula A.
    11/19/2018 20:33

    To anyone who has an issue with another person’s sexuality, and in no way it affects you you simply are a pervert with a perverted mind and heart. The audacity to have an opinion about someone you aren’t sexually engaged with. Fix yourself.

  • Ginger B.
    11/19/2018 21:38

    Did they ever find the two men who did this? Sad story

  • Maria A.
    11/20/2018 00:10

    RIP. Such a tragedy.

  • Irene G.
    11/20/2018 01:58

    Hate will never stop! I'm sorry to say... Rip Matthew ☮

  • Jodi H.
    11/20/2018 02:06

    It's a damn shame what's going on in this country. All these racists, haters, who think they're better than everyone else. Their judgement day will come, and God help them. For I see only fire and brimstone in their future.

  • Jill M.
    11/21/2018 14:09

    Rip.. I will never forget your Son Matt! Bless his parents! Melissa Etheridge’s “ Scarecrow” touching🙏

  • Johana J.
    11/21/2018 18:51

    People will be the end of the world.

  • Lamar R.
    11/22/2018 03:39

    The guys that kill Mathew Sheppard will suffer for life. I can now only imagine what type of abuse and mistreatment from the other inmates on the dorm who accept the life style of homosexuality. No one can control another adult. What two people do behind closed doors in the business of the two individuals involved.

  • Citlalli T.
    11/23/2018 16:54

    I remember reading a book about this in middle school shit made me tear up

  • Minerva R.
    11/24/2018 01:30

    is this the play you did

  • Luanne V.
    11/26/2018 02:55

    Mrs. Shepherd I met you once when you came to Memphis to speak in honor of Matthew. I cried listen to your words of encouragement to be ourselves.

  • Donna T.
    11/26/2018 06:20

    Dam shame

  • David O.
    11/26/2018 17:38

    What is really sick is people don’t know they are are sick

  • Anne M.
    12/01/2018 01:01

    Mrs. Shepherd, I was recently in The Laramie Project play in Airdrie, Alberta, 🇨🇦. It was a moving, powerful, emotional experience which I will never forget. I know we have made more people aware of hate crimes which unfortunately exist today. Blessings.