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WEINSTEIN’S DUPLICITY IS ASTONISHING

By | 2017-10-11T12:18:46+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue and Harvey Weinstein have been locking horns for over two decades. The following is a summary of Weinstein's Catholic-bashing films (it is taken from a previous news release). It is worth reading it again in light of recent news stories about his philandering. We now know that Weinstein abused women even as he championed [...]

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TIME TO PARTY ON COLUMBUS DAY

By | 2017-10-10T12:29:21+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on what's behind the anti-Columbus Day fervor and the monument madness: This Columbus Day most American cities and states will have the usual celebrations, but there will be important exceptions. The Los Angeles City Council voted in August to rename the explorer's holiday "Indigenous Peoples' Day." In doing so, it [...]

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RELIGIOUS EXEMPTION FOR HHS MANDATE

By | 2017-10-10T12:29:21+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the fate of the Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate: President Trump did not let Catholics down: his administration has granted a religious exemption to the HHS mandate. Those employers whose "sincerely held religious beliefs" are compromised by providing for abortion-inducing drugs, sterilization, and contraceptives in their healthcare plans [...]

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HARVEY WEINSTEIN—CHAMPION OF WOMEN’S RIGHTS

By | 2017-10-10T12:29:21+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the fall of Harvey Weinstein: Harvey Weinstein and I have been doing battle for decades—he is the supreme Catholic basher in Hollywood. Now we know that he is a serial abuser of women. He never paid a price for his anti-Catholic bigotry, but this is different: liberals are supposed [...]

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NEW YORK TIMES OK WITH CENSORING ART

By | 2017-10-06T15:01:56+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the New York Times' reaction to art that was banned by the Guggenheim: When the Catholic League protested a vile video exhibit at the Smithsonian in 2010 that featured large ants crawling over Jesus on a crucifix, an editorial in the New York Times said, "The Catholic League is [...]

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LAS VEGAS KILLING STUMPS MEDIA

By | 2017-10-06T17:21:12+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue discusses the way the media are explaining the Las Vegas tragedy: Pundits on both the right and the left cannot understand why there is no apparent political or religious motive involved in the Las Vegas killings. There doesn't have to be: Paddock was socially ill, a loner whose boredom was relieved [...]

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UNDERSTANDING THE LAS VEGAS KILLER

By | 2017-10-04T15:51:32+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue holds a Ph.D. in sociology from New York University, and has taught and written on the subject of criminology for many years. He offers the following analysis of the Las Vegas killer: Why did Stephen Paddock murder at least 59 people, wounding well over 500? His rampage was not politically motivated, [...]

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AUSTRALIAN ABUSE REPORT DEEPLY FLAWED

By | 2017-10-03T13:25:30+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The following analysis is the work of Catholic League president Bill Donohue and Catholic League director of communications Rick Hinshaw; Donohue has a Ph.D. in sociology and Hinshaw has an M.A. in political science: On October 6, Cardinal George Pell will appear in a Melbourne court on trumped up sexual abuse charges. The media will no [...]

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VOTE SET ON SHIELDING UNBORN FROM PAIN

By | 2017-10-02T16:58:06+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a bill that is expected to be voted on this week by the House: The House is set to vote on the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act." The bill would make it illegal for anyone to perform, or attempt to perform, an abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy; it [...]

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BARRETT SUBJECTED TO MORE CATHOLIC BAITING

By | 2017-10-02T12:39:08+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new attack on Amy Coney Barrett's religion: The Catholic baiting that Notre Dame law professor Amy Coney Barrett has been subjected to is becoming a liberal sport; she is being considered for a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. After first being questioned [...]

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