ATHEISTS AND SATANISTS—ONE AND THE SAME

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  • ATHEISTS AND SATANISTS—ONE AND THE SAME

    ATHEISTS AND SATANISTS—ONE AND THE SAME

    Bill Donohue comments on the activities of atheists and Satanists: American Atheists and Satanists say they are opposed to all religions, but they lie: it is Christianity that they really hate. The proof is evident every year at Christmas. American Atheists is rolling out its [...]

  • DIVERSITY = INTOLERANCE

    DIVERSITY = INTOLERANCE

    Bill Donohue comments on the true meaning of diversity: Old-fashioned bigots are honest: they don't mince words or try to disguise their bigotry. Today's bigots are dishonest: they talk endlessly about the virtues of "diversity and inclusion," yet are just as intolerant as the bigots [...]

  • NATIVITY SCENES BELONG IN NYC SCHOOLS

    NATIVITY SCENES BELONG IN NYC SCHOOLS

    Bill Donohue comments on why nativity scenes should be displayed in New York City public schools: New York City permits the display of Jewish religious symbols, e.g., the menorah, on public property and in public schools. It permits the display of Christian religious symbols, e.g., [...]

GOOD FRIDAY AXED BY INDIANA MAYOR

Bill Donohue comments on Good Friday being censored by the mayor of Bloomington, Indiana: Bloomington, Indiana Mayor John Hamilton stuck his middle finger in the face of all Christians by taking his axe to Good [...]

November 21st, 2016|Tags: |

“O’NEALS” IS CRASHING

Bill Donohue comments on "The Real O'Neals": "The Real O'Neals" draws fewer viewers on Tuesday nights during prime time than any other show on ABC. Here's the proof. 8:00 "The Middle" draws 6.16 million viewers [...]

November 17th, 2016|Tags: |

CHRISTMAS FILMS PAST AND PRESENT

Bill Donohue The corruption of American culture is evident in many ways, but few markers are more telling than the way Hollywood entertains us at Christmastime. It was 70 years ago when "It's a Wonderful [...]

November 16th, 2016|Tags: |

COLUMBIA AND HARVARD DISCOVER CIVILITY

Bill Donohue comments on recent events at Columbia and Harvard: Columbia University's wrestling team has been accused of making offensive comments about blacks, women, and gays. Harvard's men's soccer team has been accused of making [...]

November 15th, 2016|Tags: |

NEW YORK TIMES RIPS TRUMP’S “CLANNISHNESS”

Bill Donohue comments on a New York Times news story on hiring in the next presidential administration: On the front-page of the November 12 edition of the New York Times, there was a story on [...]

November 14th, 2016|Tags: |

CHANGE CAN BE PAINFUL

Bill Donohue comments on electoral results of an interesting kind: Americans have been told over and over again by well-educated liberals  that they need to jettison their tired ways and become more accepting of change. [...]

November 11th, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S IS SLIDING

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's financial health and why it is of interest to the Catholic League: Macy's is in trouble not only for unleashing its Thought Police against innocent workers, it is hurting financially. [...]

November 10th, 2016|Tags: |

THE EGGHEADS BLEW IT

Bill Donohue comments on Donald Trump's victory: I tweeted the following on November 4. "Bill Kristol, who has been wrong all along, now says Hillary will win bigger than Obama did in 2012. My takeaway—it's [...]

November 9th, 2016|Tags: |

“TOSH.O” BASKS IN FILTH

Bill Donohue comments on last night's Comedy Central show, "Tosh.O": "Tosh.O" is one of the many vehicles Comedy Central uses to mock Catholicism, and host Daniel Tosh delivered again last night. He used a woman [...]

November 9th, 2016|Tags: |

“O’NEALS” IS ON ITS LAST LEGS

Bill Donohue comments on the ABC-TV show, "The Real O'Neals": This sorry show, based on the life of a sexually challenged, raging anti-Catholic bigot, Dan Savage, is on its last legs. As I said last [...]

November 8th, 2016|Tags: |
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PLAYBOY DECLARES VICTORY

William A. Donohue [Editor's note: This is a slightly longer version of an article that first appeared online at Newsmax.] If they want to keep their jobs, the girls at Playboy have to put their [...]

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DISOBEYING THE LAW

William A. Donohue Is it ever right to disobey the law in a democracy? This question has been raised a lot lately, especially in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage. [...]

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POPE’S VISIT RIPE FOR PROPAGANDA

William A. Donohue Propaganda experts are already out in force and Pope Francis has yet to come to the U.S. Propaganda is the deliberate skewing of information done for the purpose of altering public opinion [...]

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MOTHER ANGELICA’S GREATEST GIFT

William A. Donohue Mother Angelica built the most powerful Catholic media empire in American history, one so towering that it really has no rival anywhere in the world. The Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) is, [...]

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WHO UNDERVALUES WOMEN?

William A. Donohue We hear it all the time: the Catholic Church discriminates against women. As compared to which institutions? The Congress? Women comprise 18 percent of its members. Fortune 500 companies? Women account for [...]

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MARKETS AND MISSILES ARE NOT ENOUGH

William A. Donohue When I first arrived at The Heritage Foundation in 1987, I was greeted with great skepticism by many who worked there. The D.C. conservative think-tank had chosen me to be in the [...]

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THE MORALITY OF DOCTOR-ASSISTED SUICIDE

William A. Donohue This article, which has been slightly revised, was published in the February edition of Legatus magazine. If there was one strain of political thought that was evident in the elections last November, [...]

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BEHIND THE CHARLIE HEBDO STORY

William A. Donohue To say 2015 got off to a fast start would be an understatement: it seemed that all I did was grant one interview after another, running from one TV studio to another. [...]

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TAKING STOCK IN ABORTION DATA

William A. Donohue Those who are pro-life, as the readers of Catalyst surely are, refuse to take comfort in data that indicate a decline in abortions. That's understandable. But there is a difference between taking [...]

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SELECTIVE SENSIBILITIES

William A. Donohue Almost 8 in 10 Americans are Christian and approximately 96 percent celebrate Christmas. That makes for few Scrooges, though one would never know it given the corrosive effect that militant atheist groups, [...]

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NATIONAL CATHOLIC REGISTER

"Democratic ‘Front Groups’ or Faithful Political Engagement?"

November 4th, 2016|

CNSNEWS.COM

"Where Are the Christians? Federal Judge Notes Refugee Bias"

November 1st, 2016|

NEWSMAX.COM

"My Role in the FBI-Weiner Probe"

October 31st, 2016|

CNSNEWS.COM

"Donohue’s Role in FBI-Weiner Probe"

October 31st, 2016|

DAILY NEWS

"Setting the record straight on the Daily News, the Catholic Church and child sex abuse"

October 27th, 2016|

NATIONAL CATHOLIC REGISTER

"Are Clinton’s Catholics Getting Things ‘Backwards’?"

October 21st, 2016|

CNSNEWS.COM

"New York Times Erects Cement Ceiling"

October 20th, 2016|

FOXBUSINESS.COM

"Cardinal Dolan asks for apology from Clinton campaign"

October 20th, 2016|

NEWSMAX.COM

"Where Are the Women at The New York Times?"

October 19th, 2016|

CNSNEWS.COM

"Catholic League Cites Double Standard: Stores Pull 'Tranny Granny' Keep 'Sinful Sister'"

October 18th, 2016|
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DONOHUE’S ROLE IN FBI-WEINER PROBE

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, [...]

MOTHER TERESA EARNED SAINTHOOD

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 [...]

BBC, CATHOLIC CHURCH, AND SEXUAL ABUSE

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 [...]

When the Pope Tried to Kill Hitler

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 [...]

SHINING THE LIGHT ON “SPOTLIGHT”

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 [...]

MEDIA GUIDE TO PHONY CATHOLIC GROUPS

To read how these 15 dissident organizations are falsely marketing themselves as truly Catholic entities, click here.

The Noble Legacy of Fr. Serra

To read Bill Donohue's booklet, "The Noble Legacy of Fr. Serra," click here.

CATHOLIC LEAGUE SURVEY OF CATHOLICS

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

DISSIDENTS TARGET BISHOP DEWANE

Dissident lay Catholics in Southwest Florida, along with some priests, have declared war on Bishop Frank Dewane. He is the Bishop of Venice and is by all accounts a loyal son of the Church. Which [...]

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Annual Reports

PREFACE

By any index, we had a very good year in 2015. That is largely due to our employees, and to our members who make it happen. We are fortunate to have a very competent staff. [...]

Executive Summary

The Catholic event of the year—at least for Americans—was also the Catholic League event of the year, namely, the pope's historic visit to Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia. Pope Francis electrified the nation, [...]

Activist Organizations

January In 2013, Rebecca Randles, an attorney who works with supreme Catholic-suing lawyer Jeffrey Anderson, sued Bill Donohue and the Catholic League for allegedly libeling a man who had made accusations against a priest in [...]

The Arts

March Grants Pass, OR – Jim Ingraham's picture was selected as the Caveman Camera Club's image of the month for March. Given the theme of "contradiction,'' Ingraham shot a photograph he titled "Bad Nun." The [...]

Charlie Hebdo Controversy

A week into the new year saw the horrible death of 12 people, most of whom worked at the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo; a police officer was among the dead. The weekly publication is [...]

Education

February 9 Yulee, FL – A student at Yulee High School ended the school's morning announcement with "God Bless America." This caused the American Humanist Association to contact the school and the Nassau County School [...]

Government

February 3 Gresham, OR – The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries found Aaron and Melissa Klein, who run a bakery, guilty of discrimination for refusing to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple [...]

Media

October 2 Roseburg, OR – Here is what Chris Harper-Mercer said to his victims just before he killed them at Umpqua Community College: "Are you Christian?" After they stood up he said, "Good, because you're [...]

Papal Visit

The most historic Catholic event of the year was Pope Francis' visit to the United States. While it occasioned much goodwill, and overall very fair media coverage, there were some notable exceptions. A selection will be [...]

The War on Christmas

The animus against Christmas manifests itself in a myriad of ways, and 2015 was no exception.  The anti-Christmas bigots from the Freedom From Religion Foundation threatened a lawsuit against a small Minnesota town because it [...]

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ATHEISTS AND SATANISTS—ONE AND THE SAME

December 6th, 2016|Comments Off on ATHEISTS AND SATANISTS—ONE AND THE SAME

Bill Donohue comments on the activities of atheists and Satanists: American Atheists and Satanists say they are opposed to all religions, but they lie: it is Christianity that they really [...]

DIVERSITY = INTOLERANCE

December 5th, 2016|Comments Off on DIVERSITY = INTOLERANCE

Bill Donohue comments on the true meaning of diversity: Old-fashioned bigots are honest: they don't mince words or try to disguise their bigotry. Today's bigots are dishonest: they talk endlessly [...]

NATIVITY SCENES BELONG IN NYC SCHOOLS

December 5th, 2016|Comments Off on NATIVITY SCENES BELONG IN NYC SCHOOLS

Bill Donohue comments on why nativity scenes should be displayed in New York City public schools: New York City permits the display of Jewish religious symbols, e.g., the menorah, on [...]

CENSORING AND NEUTERING CHRISTMAS

December 1st, 2016|Comments Off on CENSORING AND NEUTERING CHRISTMAS

Bill Donohue comments on the anti-Christmas efforts of the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF): Secularists are not necessarily anti-Christmas, but the radicals in their ranks are. At the top of [...]