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December 3, 2014

“Bill Donohue: Atheists More Likely to Suffer Mental Illness“ Atheists and agnostics are more likely to suffer from mental illnesses than those who believe in God, says Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights. “We prize the virtue of restraint. We understand the cardinal virtue of temperance. They... [Read more...]

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December 2, 2014

“Is Kathy Griffin too outrageous even for the Joan Rivers spot on ‘Fashion Police’?” After months of speculation, E! has announced that Kathy Griffin will become one of two new additions on “Fashion Police.” Griffin doesn’t just skewer celebrities. She likes to goad other powerhouse groups, too, such as Catholics and Scientologists.... [Read more...]

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December 2, 2014

“Bill Donohue: Catholics Free to Disagree With Church on Immigration” A difference of opinion with the Catholic hierarchy on how to deal with illegal immigration does not put a believer in conflict with the Church, Catholic League president Bill Donohue told “MidPoint” host Ed Berliner on Newsmax TV Tuesday. “A Catholic... [Read more...]

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November 26, 2014

“Comedy Central Creates ‘Beef Baby Jesus’ with Meat, Feces, Semen” On Nov. 26, The Catholic League issued a press release on how “Comedy Central Fuels Hatred of America.” In the release, President Bill Donohue called out a Nov. 25 Christmas episode of “Tosh.0″ on Comedy Central entitled “Beef Baby Jesus.”... [Read more...]

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November 19, 2014

Bill Donohue’s op-ed “Catholic Schools Under Fire From Secularists“  Read More →

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November 10, 2014

(Manchester, NH) “Officials: Derry poll worker was ‘not invited back’“ The Derry election worker who says she was fired for saying “God bless you” at the polls was “not invited back” after being given several chances, officials say. The Catholic League sent a letter of protest to New Hampshire Secretary of State William... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

“NH Volunteer Says She Was Fired For Saying ‘God Bless You’ At Polls“ The Catholic League is protesting the decision to fire a New Hampshire elections volunteer. She was told she was fired for saying “God bless you” to people at the polls. But was she actually breaking the law? Ruth Provencal is a devout Catholic whose favorite phrase... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

(Boston, MA) “Poll worker claims she was fired for saying ‘God bless you’“ An election worker in Derry claims she’s off the job because she said “God bless you” at the polls. Town Attorney Brenda Keith said there are things that election workers are prohibited from doing. “No town election official can... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

(Manchester, NH) “Poll worker claims she was fired for saying ‘God bless you’“ An election worker in Derry claims she’s off the job because she said “God bless you” at the polls. A national group and some state representatives are criticizing election officials, and the woman said her First Amendment rights... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

(Boston, MA) “Derry election worker says she was fired for saying ‘God bless you’“ A woman in Derry, New Hampshire says she was let go from her job as an election worker because she said “God bless you” to voters while handing out ballots. The Catholic League, a national Catholic civil rights group fired off a protest... [Read more...]

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