Monthly Archives: February 2001

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A Righteous Gentile: Pope Pius XII and the Jews

By | February 26th, 2001|Categories: Pope Pius XII and the Holocaust|

By Rabbi David Dalin About The Author Rabbi David G. Dalin, a widely-published scholar of American Judaism and the history of Christian-Jewish Relations, is the author or co-author of five books, including Religion and State in the American Jewish Experience, published by the University of Notre Dame Press in 1997 and, most recently, The President of [...]

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BROOKLYN MUSEUM OF ART OFFENDS AGAIN

By | February 15th, 2001|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president William Donohue sent this letter today to Barbara Millstein, curator of the Brooklyn Museum of Art: From viewing the book that accompanies the Brooklyn Museum of Art exhibition, “Committed to the Image: Contemporary Black Photographers,” it is clear that most entries are worthy of much praise.  But it is also clear that the [...]

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“SAVING SILVERMAN” IS SHOCK SCHLOCK

By | February 9th, 2001|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

“Saving Silverman,” which opens today, has been described by reviewers in the following terms: “there are a number of laugh-out-loud moments wedged in between the gay jokes, masturbation humour and poop pranks” (Edmonton Sun); “we see Darren undergoing surgery for butt-cheek implants and reacting to shocks from electric nipple clamps.  Wayne applies a cattle prod to [...]

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SALON.COM WEARS ITS BIGOTRY ON ITS SLEEVE

By | February 6th, 2001|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The February 6 edition of Salon.com, the online magazine, features an excerpt from “The Erotica Project.”  The selection, which was written by Lillian Ann Slugocki (she co-authored the volume with Erin Cressida Wilson), is an obscene portrait of Jesus Christ and Mary Magdalene.  With graphic detail, Slugocki depicts them performing oral sex on each other. William Donohue, [...]

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