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OBAMA IS RIGHT—TAX CHRISTMAS TREES

By | November 9th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue offers qualified support for the Obama administration's decision to promote the sale of fresh Christmas trees by imposing a 15-cent tax on them (the tax is being levied to pay for a PR campaign):  President Barack Obama's Agriculture Department got it right when it started to explore new ways to prop [...]

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“3D CHRISTMAS” HAS NO AUDIENCE LEFT

By | November 4th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue describes the highlights of the new movie, "A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas," which opened today: One of the lead actors punches a bishop Naked nuns are shown caressing each other in a shower Real life homosexual Neil Patrick Harris (playing himself) recounts going to heaven (portrayed as a nightclub) [...]

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WAR ON CHRISTMAS

By | April 11th, 2011|Categories: 2011 Report on Anti-Catholicism, Annual Report on Anti-Catholicism|Tags: |

WAR ON CHRISTMAS November Bellevue, WA – Shortly after Thanksgiving, Bob McLean, a United States Postal Service letter carrier, was taken off his route by his supervisor because someone complained about his Santa Clause uniform. “The government is shutting me down because it’s a non-postal regulation uniform,” said McLean, a USPS employee since 1971. In past [...]

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CHRISTMAS SHOWDOWNS

By | January 26th, 2011|Categories: Catalyst Online, Front Page|Tags: |

The big battle this past Christmas season was the showdown between American Atheists and the Catholic League; we effectively checkmated their anti-Christmas message. When news reports surfaced about the American Atheist billboard campaign—they put an anti-Christmas billboard on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel—we were contacted by an 80-year old gentleman from New York [...]

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CHRISTMAS VANDALS RETURN

By | January 26th, 2011|Categories: Catalyst Online, Features|Tags: |

During each Christmas season, our desks are loaded with stories on Christmas vandalism. This year was no different. Here is a list of incidents that came to our attention: • Vandals burned the City of Birmingham’s Christmas tree in Alabama. • The police chief in Middleboro, Massachusetts said he received more reports of theft and vandalism [...]

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The War on Christmas

By | December 31st, 2010|Categories: 2010 Report on Anti-Catholicism, Annual Report on Anti-Catholicism|

November We sent all 50 governors a manger scene to be displayed during the Christmas season, and most did not have the courtesy of even replying. As you can see from the list below, we received the best regional response from the South; the worst came from the West Coast. New York returned the crèche, though [...]

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CHRISTMAS VANDALS ARE BACK

By | December 22nd, 2010|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

During each Christmas season, our desks are loaded with stories on Christmas vandalism. This year was no different. Here is a list of incidents that came to our attention:   • Vandals burned the City of Birmingham’s Christmas tree in Alabama • The police chief in Middleboro, Massachusetts said he received more reports of theft and vandalism to [...]

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CHRISTMAS WARS INGNITE; NEW BATTLE WITH ATHEISTS

By | December 15th, 2010|Categories: Catalyst Online, Front Page|Tags: |

The atheists are out in force this year trying to neuter Christmas. But they are being met with stiff opposition from the Catholic League. The battle lines were drawn early. On November 10, news reports stated that several atheist organizations were seeking to use the Christmas season to garner new recruits. Their weapons of choice: billboards [...]

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