BLASPHEMY RIGHTS DAY IS A FARCE

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Bill discusses Macy’s firing of an employee for his religious beliefs. To watch, click here.

  • BLASPHEMY RIGHTS DAY IS A FARCE

    BLASPHEMY RIGHTS DAY IS A FARCE

    Bill Donohue comments on Friday's International Blasphemy Rights Day. To read his piece on CNSNews.com, click here.

  • MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: AFRICAN-AMERICANS

    MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: AFRICAN-AMERICANS

    Bill Donohue comments on Macy's being sued for discrimination by an African-American shopper: In December 2013, Halim Sharif, a club promoter from Mount Vernon, N.Y. filed suit against Macy's, saying he was singled out and detained after buying a $2,400 Louis Vuitton bag. The store's [...]

  • DISNEY IS NOT OPPOSED TO BIGOTRY

    DISNEY IS NOT OPPOSED TO BIGOTRY

    Bill Donohue comments on Disney's decision to pull an offensive Halloween costume: Last week, Disney, responding to complaints, pulled a Halloween costume that was branded offensive. The boy's costume, which depicted Maui, a well respected figure in Polynesian oral tradition, was seen by some Pacific [...]

FEDERAL AGENCY TRASHES RELIGIOUS LIBERTY

Bill Donohue responds to a scathing attack on religious liberty by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. To read his article on CNSNews.com, click here.

September 9th, 2016|Tags: |

PLANNED PARENTHOOD’S INTOLERANCE

Bill Donohue comments on Planned Parenthood's intolerant policies: Planned Parenthood loves censorship almost as much as it does abortion. For example, it is strongly opposed to parental notification—parents should have no voice in their children's [...]

September 9th, 2016|Tags: |

KUDOS TO SCOTTSDALE SCHOOL OFFICIALS

Bill Donohue commends school officials in Scottsdale, Arizona: Yesterday, we expressed our concerns over two related anti-Catholic incidents that took place in Scottsdale, Arizona last weekend, letting school officials know of our interest in this [...]

September 8th, 2016|Tags: |

CATHOLICISM MOCKED AT ARIZONA FOOTBALL GAME

Bill Donohue comments on anti-Catholic incidents at a high school football game: Last Friday, prior to a football game in Scottsdale, Arizona between a Catholic and public school—Notre Dame Prep and Desert Mountain High School—a [...]

September 7th, 2016|Tags: |

DAILY NEWS GETS DIRTY AGAIN

Bill Donohue comments on a story in the New York Daily News: Up until recently, the Daily News had no record of spewing hatred toward the Catholic Church. That all changed when it was clear [...]

September 7th, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: INJURED WORKERS

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's cutting off benefits from an employee injured on the job: Kevin Schiller had worked for Macy's in Texas for 21 years when he was injured on the job in 2010. [...]

September 7th, 2016|Tags: |
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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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"Children’s Services launches Anthony Weiner probe"

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"An Altruist and Threat to the State: Mother Teresa Earned Sainthood"

August 29th, 2016|

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"Mother Teresa Has Earned Sainthood"

August 29th, 2016|

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"Church and Culture – August 27, 2016 – Hour 1 – Bill Donohue on Mother Teresa: Bill Donohue discusses his recent book on Blessed Mother Teresa defending her against her critics."

August 27th, 2016|

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"Gay Rights – The Left’s Club to Smash Religious Liberty"

August 23rd, 2016|

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"Good Riddance: Penn. Attorney General Steps Down"

August 16th, 2016|
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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 [...]

THE QUEST TO SCALP A BISHOP

This is a special report which was originally published in the September 2014 issue of Catalyst.  The Catholic Church has many enemies these days, some of whom are ex-Catholics who left the Church a long [...]

FR. MACRAE’S 20 YEARS IN PRISON

Next week marks the 20th anniversary of Father Gordon MacRae's unjust prison sentence. What happened to him is unbelievable. My account of his ordeal was posted today on his website, www.thesestonewalls.com. To read it, click [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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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BLASPHEMY RIGHTS DAY IS A FARCE

September 28th, 2016|Comments Off on BLASPHEMY RIGHTS DAY IS A FARCE

Bill Donohue comments on Friday's International Blasphemy Rights Day. To read his piece on CNSNews.com, click here.

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: AFRICAN-AMERICANS

September 27th, 2016|Comments Off on MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: AFRICAN-AMERICANS

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's being sued for discrimination by an African-American shopper: In December 2013, Halim Sharif, a club promoter from Mount Vernon, N.Y. filed suit against Macy's, saying [...]

DISNEY IS NOT OPPOSED TO BIGOTRY

September 26th, 2016|Comments Off on DISNEY IS NOT OPPOSED TO BIGOTRY

Bill Donohue comments on Disney's decision to pull an offensive Halloween costume: Last week, Disney, responding to complaints, pulled a Halloween costume that was branded offensive. The boy's costume, which [...]

MET EXHIBIT STOKES ANTI-CATHOLICISM

September 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on MET EXHIBIT STOKES ANTI-CATHOLICISM

Bill Donohue comments on how an art exhibition is stoking the fires of anti-Catholicism: The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City will open an exhibition this weekend, "Jerusalem: [...]