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U.N. REFUSES TO PUNISH SEX OFFENDERS

May 21, 2015

Bill Donohue wrote a letter today to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on the refusal of the United Nations to punish sexual abuse committed by its peacekeeping missions. He wants the U.N. to either implement its “zero tolerance” policy, adopted in 2004, or to stop all proceedings against the Holy See on this issue. To read Donohue’s... [Read more...]

HEBDO CARTOONIST LEAVES MAGAZINE

May 19, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on the decision by Renald Luzier, the Charlie Hebdo cartoonist known as Luz, to leave the magazine: Luz is sure to be hailed for his courageous career poking fun at religious figures. This is twice wrong: he is a coward and a pornographer, just like his co-workers. After the Paris murders last January, Luz was praised for his bravery:... [Read more...]

635634837074040149-Letterman-Winfrey-INMC102-WEB550801-1 GOOD RIDDANCE TO LETTERMAN

May 18, 2015

David Letterman’s last appearance on “The Late Show” is May 20. We’re delighted to see him exit. Letterman’s departure is being treated by the Hollywood crowd as a signature moment in television history. But no fair-minded person could ever come to that conclusion. Quite simply, the man is an anti-Catholic bigot. If anyone... [Read more...]

mag-article-large LOUIS C.K. HAS CHILD RAPE ON HIS MIND

May 18, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on remarks by Louis C.K. made on the last episode of “Saturday Night Live”: “Child molesters are very tenacious people,” Louis C.K. told the SNL audience. “They love molesting childs [sic]—it’s crazy. It’s like their favorite thing! It’s so crazy, because when you consider the risk... [Read more...]

OBAMA NEEDS A REALITY CHECK

May 15, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on remarks made by President Obama this week at Georgetown University: Much of what President Obama said about poverty was insightful and accurate, but he made some statements that deserve a rejoinder. President Obama clearly understands, intellectually, the need for character formation and the role that values play in accounting... [Read more...]

VIACOM’S OFFENSIVE “SACRED HEART” AD

May 14, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on a New York City advertising campaign by Viacom that is offensive to Catholics: Viacom has long been known for its anti-Catholic fare on Comedy Central and other networks. We’ve dealt with them many times, both before and after their split with CBS. And I treasure the letters from head honcho Sumner Redstone defending bigotry... [Read more...]

O’REILLY: CATHOLICISM = CHRISTIANITY

May 13, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on remarks made last night by Fox News host Bill O’Reilly on the Pew Research Center survey of religion: Here is what O’Reilly said last night: “The main reason Christianity is on the decline is poor leadership and corruption within the Catholic Church. The priest scandal devastated the Catholic landscape in America.” O’Reilly... [Read more...]

PEW SURVEY: MEET THE “WHATEVERS”

May 12, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on the findings of the Pew Research Center’s survey of religion that was released today: The bad news is already dominating media reports: more Americans are religiously unaffiliated than ever before. The ranks of Protestants and Catholics are declining, and the percentage of atheists and agnostics are increasing. This is... [Read more...]

will-huck GEORGE WILL’S SLAM ON HUCKABEE FAILS

May 11, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on George Will’s attack on Mike Huckabee: George Will’s atheism got the best of him—not for the first time—when he recently unloaded on presidential hopeful Gov. Mike Huckabee. Among the several things that bother Will about Huckabee is his remark, “We are moving rapidly toward the criminalization of Christianity.” One... [Read more...]

the_new_york_times_logo NEW YORK TIMES PROTECTS MUSLIMS, NOT OTHERS

May 7, 2015

Bill Donohue comments on an editorial in today’s New York Times condemning Pamela Geller for her anti-Muhammad cartoon contest: It is not enough to be critical of Geller—she is wrong to deliberately insult Muslims—it is important to be consistent. The New York Times is anything but. It condemns her for being anti-Muslim but defends Charlie... [Read more...]

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