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SNAP IMPLODES

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:42+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Categories: Special Reports|

Bill Donohue The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) has been sued before, and while it has been hurt by those filings, the latest one suggests the end is near. It can't come too soon. The Catholic League has been tracking SNAP for years. From news releases to radio and TV interviews, we have [...]

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SNAP IMPLODES

DONOHUE’S ROLE IN FBI-WEINER PROBE

By | 2017-03-20T17:46:11+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases, Special Reports, White Papers and Essays|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on his role in the FBI probe of Anthony Weiner: Two months ago to the day, I asked for an investigation of Anthony Weiner on suspicion of sexually abusing his four-year-old child, Jordan. I was subsequently notified that my complaint had been honored: a formal investigation was underway. Never did I think that [...]

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MOTHER TERESA EARNED SAINTHOOD

By | 2016-10-20T13:51:54+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases, Special Reports, White Papers and Essays|Tags: |

Bill Donohue explains why Mother Teresa deserves sainthood: On September 4, Blessed Mother Teresa will forever be known as Saint Mother Teresa. I know of no one in my lifetime, save for Saint John Paul II, who could rival her qualifications for canonization. If ever there were an altruist, it was Mother Teresa. She selflessly gave [...]

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BBC, CATHOLIC CHURCH, AND SEXUAL ABUSE

By | 2016-07-08T05:23:59+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Categories: Special Reports|

Bill Donohue has written an in-depth analysis of sexual abuse at the BBC, and the BBC’s coverage of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. He explains the similarities and dissimilarities, focusing on why the scandals occurred and how the top brass in each institution reacted. He concludes that while the BBC got off easy in a [...]

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When the Pope Tried to Kill Hitler

By | 2017-03-20T17:47:27+00:00 November 16th, 2015|Categories: Pope Pius XII and the Holocaust, Special Reports, The Church and the Holocaust, White Papers and Essays|

Church of Spies: The Pope’s Secret War Against Hitler by Mark Riebling Basic Books, New York, 2015 375 pages, $29.99. Ronald J. Rychlak Pope Pius XII and the Nazis: far too many writers have wandered into this fascinating subject without bringing anything new to the table. Many of the late pope’s critics have simply repeated information [...]

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SHINING THE LIGHT ON “SPOTLIGHT”

By | 2017-03-20T17:47:28+00:00 November 2nd, 2015|Categories: Special Reports|

Bill Donohue The movie "Spotlight" is bound to spark more conversation about the sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church. Unfortunately, much of what the American public knows about this issue is derived from the popular culture, something this film will only abet. Therefore, the time is ripe to revisit what the actual data on this [...]

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CATHOLIC LEAGUE SURVEY OF CATHOLICS

By | 2017-03-20T17:47:38+00:00 August 31st, 2015|Categories: Special Reports|

Bill Donohue Editor's note: Survey research is an area of study pioneered by sociologists. This explains why Bill Donohue made recommendations and crafted some of the questions. He has a Ph.D. in sociology from New York University. Introduction Over the summer, the Catholic League commissioned a survey of Catholics. It was undertaken in anticipation of the [...]

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Bill Maher’s History of Anti-Catholicism, 1998-2016

By | 2017-03-20T17:48:09+00:00 June 5th, 2015|Categories: Special Reports|

Bill Maher's History of Anti-Catholicism, 1998-2016 CATHOLIC LEAGUE
 For Religious and Civil Rights June 27, 2016, "Real Time with Bill Maher," [HBO] Maher: Here is what he said on Friday night in front of his compliant guest, political operative and Roman Catholic Paul Begala: "I see that liberals, they talk about guns—I'm not a gun expert but I [...]

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