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June 11, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on media bias against St. Louis Archbishop Robert J. Carlson: On June 9, attorney Jeff Anderson released video clips from a May 23 deposition transcript of Archbishop Carlson. It was vintage Anderson: he misrepresented the truth. What the media did, led by the editorial board of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, was to echo the distortion. The... [Read more...]

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June 9, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on the latest developments in the Catholic League’s boycott of Guinness: An additional 260 Irish pubs across the south have been asked to join the boycott of Guinness. Pubs in the largest cities of Georgia, Florida, Texas and Louisiana have been contacted about the boycott. We will continue to announce additional cities where... [Read more...]

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June 6, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on a bill that is close to being submitted to North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory for consideration: North Carolina is set to pass a bill that would ensure the religious liberty rights of school administrators, teachers, and students. If it is adopted, it would prove to be a useful model for every state. The bill unanimously passed... [Read more...]

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June 5, 2014

Bill Donohue sent the following letter today to Mr. Jeff Vaughn, Principal, Bellingham High School in Bellingham, Washington about one of his teachers, Teri Grimes: As president of the nation’s largest Catholic civil rights organization, it is my responsibility to fight anti-Catholicism in all of its manifestations. An incident happened recently... [Read more...]

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June 5, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on last night’s edition of “Chelsea Lately” on the E! network: Chelsea Handler and guest Ryan Stout attacked homosexual priests last night on her show. The occasion was Pope Francis’ recent statement advising young married couples not to see cats and dogs as an adequate substitute for children. Chelsea responded,... [Read more...]

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June 4, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on the latest developments in the Catholic League’s boycott of Guinness: We are contacting Irish pubs in Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, Chicago, St. Louis and Kansas City to join our Guinness boycott. In total, an additional 250 pubs. We will continue to announce additional cities where the pub owners will be asked to join... [Read more...]


June 2, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on the results of a Gallup survey on moral issues; it was released on May 30: On the issue of “Medical research using stem cells obtained from human embryos,” 74 percent of Democrats find it morally acceptable, but when it comes to “Medical testing on animals,” the figure drops to 50 percent. “Buying... [Read more...]


June 2, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on a remark made by Joan Rivers on E! during her May 30 episode of “Fashion Police”: There was a time when Joan Rivers delighted audiences with her humor, but that was a long time ago. Now her filthy antics make even her panelists recoil in embarrassment. That’s what happened on Friday night. The occasion for... [Read more...]


May 30, 2014

Bill Donohue comments on data released by the Guttmacher Institute on teenage sexual activity: The media are trumpeting the Guttmacher report showing that teenage pregnancies, births, and abortions have dropped to their lowest level since they peaked in the 1990s. This is good news, but the data are incomplete. The teenage pregnancy rate in the U.S.... [Read more...]


May 29, 2014

Bill Donohue offers three examples of media bias against Catholics that appear in news stories today. To read his Newsmax piece, click here.  Read More →

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