How were Mormons persecuted?

Historically, Mormons were persecuted by being kicked out of their homes and chased out of their settlements, some were even killed.

Today, persecution against Mormons is much less brutal. Typically they are only persecuted by harsh words and negative attitudes, although occassionally their homes or churches are vandalized.

You can check out some examples of how Mormons have been persecuted historically and in modern times at the "Related Links" below.