MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: POLICE OFFICERS

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  • MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: POLICE OFFICERS

    MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: POLICE OFFICERS

    Bill Donohue comments on how Macy's caused a New York City police officer to be fired by falsely accusing her of shoplifting: Jenny Mendez was an NYPD officer for less than a year when she and her mother headed to Macy's to take advantage of [...]

  • MEDIA DISTORT RELIGION SURVEY

    MEDIA DISTORT RELIGION SURVEY

    Bill Donohue comments on the results of a new Pew Research Center survey on religion: Once again, Pew Research Center has done a fine job surveying the public on religious beliefs and practices. And once again, some in the media are distorting its findings. Rachel [...]

  • JUDGE HAMMERS SNAP

    JUDGE HAMMERS SNAP

    Bill Donohue comments on a ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Carol E. Jackson that dropped the hammer on the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP): As I previously demonstrated, SNAP executive director David Clohessy is a professed liar who runs a phony [...]

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM IMPERILED WORLDWIDE

Bill Donohue comments on the findings of the 2015 International Religious Freedom Report issued by the U.S. State Department: It is a mistake to ascribe all religious persecution to Muslim madmen who belong to terrorist [...]

August 11th, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: PREGNANT WOMEN

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's firing of an employee going through a high-risk pregnancy: Anabelle Mayi had been working at Macy's flagship store in Manhattan for two-and-a-half years when she was diagnosed with a high-risk [...]

August 10th, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: ELDERLY WIDOWS

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's abusive treatment of elderly widows: Of the many varied victims of Macy's sordid history—which we will continue to detail—elderly widows seem to come in for special abuse. Karen Padgett and [...]

August 8th, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: VETERANS

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's treatment of a military veteran: Army Specialist Kayla Reyes had returned home after a year-long deployment in Afghanistan when she applied for a job at Macy's Fresno, Calif. store in [...]

August 5th, 2016|Tags: |

RELIGIOUS COLLEGES UNDER ATTACK IN CALIF.

Bill Donohue comments on an anti-religious freedom bill in California: Los Angeles Archbishop José Gomez is sounding the alarm about SB 1146, the bill we recently warned would gut the religious identity of faith-based colleges and [...]

August 5th, 2016|Tags: |

VINDICTIVE PHILLY D.A. PURSUES MSGR. LYNN

Bill Donohue comments on the Philadelphia District Attorney's ongoing vendetta against Monsignor William Lynn: For the third time, the Pennsylvania court system has tossed out the unjust conviction of Msgr. William Lynn over his handling [...]

August 4th, 2016|Tags: |
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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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GAYS AND GAY ACTIVISTS

William A. Donohue According to the Centers for Disease Control, 1.6 percent of Americans are homosexual. Yet that very small minority projects an influence on our culture that is extraordinary. A few years back, gay [...]

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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

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 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 [...]

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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MEDIA DISTORT RELIGION SURVEY

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Bill Donohue comments on the results of a new Pew Research Center survey on religion: Once again, Pew Research Center has done a fine job surveying the public on religious [...]

JUDGE HAMMERS SNAP

August 24th, 2016|Comments Off on JUDGE HAMMERS SNAP

Bill Donohue comments on a ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Carol E. Jackson that dropped the hammer on the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP): As I [...]

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: RACIAL PROFILING

August 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: RACIAL PROFILING

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's repeated payouts, totaling more than $1 million, for illegal racial profiling in its New York stores: Back in 2005, Macy's paid New York State $600,000 [...]