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PROBE OF MARGARET MARKEY REQUESTED

June 8, 2016

Bill Donohue is calling for a formal investigation of New York State Assemblywoman Margaret Markey. Her defamation of Brooklyn Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio warrants a probe as to whether she has violated New York State’s ethics laws. To read Donohue’s request, click here.  Read More →

MARGARET MARKEY SHOULD RESIGN

June 7, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on today’s lead story in the Daily News: The Daily News is back at it again slamming the Catholic Church. But this time they really did themselves in: They floated a front-page story by a notorious anti-Catholic bigot accusing a local bishop of bribery. Assemblywoman Margaret Markey—the number-one enemy of Catholics in... [Read more...]

POOL HOURS FOR (JEWISH) WOMEN ARE FAIR

June 7, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on a controversy involving Orthodox Jews: Since the 1990s, a public swimming pool in an Hasidic community in Brooklyn has set aside a number of hours per week to allow women-only sessions. Recently, after one person complained, New York’s Commission on Human Rights told the Parks Department that the policy was illegal. The... [Read more...]

DAILY NEWS FLASHES ANTI-CATHOLIC COLORS

June 6, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on today’s front-page story in the New York Daily News: The Daily News stooped to a new low yesterday when it assigned reporters to interview the faithful as they exited St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and other Catholic churches in New York City; they were asked about proposed changes in the statute of limitations for offenses... [Read more...]

BBC MUSLIM SAYS ISIS ROOTED IN ISLAM

June 3, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on remarks made this week by Aaqil Ahmed, the head of the BBC’s religious programming: In 2009, when Aaqil Ahmed was appointed the first Muslim to direct religious programming at the BBC, he was looked upon with some suspicion. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. Rowan Williams, wasn’t happy that the “Christian... [Read more...]

MEN INVADE WOMEN’S JOHN—FUROR ERUPTS

June 2, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on a principled ACLU official: Three men over six feet tall invaded a women’s bathroom in Atlanta, scaring the daylights out of young African-American girls. The victims’ mother, Maya Dillard Smith, is furious. What makes this so newsworthy is that Ms. Smith is the interim president of the ACLU’s Georgia chapter. The... [Read more...]

TRUMP IS A MAN OF THE PEOPLE

June 2, 2016

To read Bill Donohue’s article in Newsmax on how Donald Trump continues to confound the chattering class, click here.  Read More →

DAILY NEWS HAMMERS CATHOLIC CHURCH

June 2, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on today’s front-page story in the Daily News: The New York Daily News was bought by Mortimer Zuckerman in 1993 for $36 million; last year he weighed a bid by Cablevision to buy it for $1.00. Yes, one dollar. In January, it lowered its newsstand price to $1.00. To prove how little influence it has these days, the newspaper... [Read more...]

ATHEISTS SET TO INVADE D.C.

June 1, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on a rally that will be held by organized atheists: They stand for nothing, believe in nothing, and many are good for nothing. Organized atheists are set to invade D.C. this weekend, holding a “Reason Rally.” The reason they are rallying is their professed belief in nothingness. The event is sponsored by American Atheists... [Read more...]

DAILY NEWS SPINS NYS ABUSE BILL

May 31, 2016

Bill Donohue comments on two articles posted yesterday by the New York Daily News on pending bills that lift the statute of limitations on offenses involving the sexual abuse of minors: The big news, as determined by the Daily News, is that the New York State Catholic Conference hires lobbyists to push for desired legislative outcomes. Of course, it... [Read more...]

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