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MARKEY ISN’T ONLY VICTIMS’ LOBBY LIAR

By | June 13th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

 Bill Donohue comments on the victims' lobby: The plight of those who have been sexually abused, especially minors, is a condition eminently worthy of our compassion. Unfortunately, many of those who have professionally taken up the cause of these victims are dishonest activists who are not above lying to advance their interests. Last week, NY Assemblywoman [...]

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U.N. PANEL RIPS IRELAND’S ABORTION LAW

By | June 10th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the U.N. Human Rights Committee report on Ireland's law banning abortion: This report was triggered when a woman claimed she was treated unfairly under Irish law. To be specific, she was denied the right to abort her child after her doctor said that her baby had a fatal heart defect and could [...]

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PA CATHOLIC LAWMAKERS CRY FOUL

By | June 10th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Pennsylvania Catholic lawmakers: They are crying foul. What is really foul is the basis of the complaint made by Pennsylvania Catholic lawmakers: they are upset that priests are calling them out for working against their own religion. In Pennsylvania, as in virtually all states, if a bill to lift the statute of [...]

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PROBE OF MARGARET MARKEY REQUESTED

By | June 8th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

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.

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MARGARET MARKEY SHOULD RESIGN

By | June 7th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

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 New [...]

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POOL HOURS FOR (JEWISH) WOMEN ARE FAIR

By | June 7th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

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 [...]

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DAILY NEWS FLASHES ANTI-CATHOLIC COLORS

By | June 6th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

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 [...]

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BBC MUSLIM SAYS ISIS ROOTED IN ISLAM

By | June 3rd, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

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 voice is [...]

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MEN INVADE WOMEN’S JOHN—FUROR ERUPTS

By | June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

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 ACLU [...]

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TRUMP IS A MAN OF THE PEOPLE

By | June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

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

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