BILL MAHER OFFENDS YET AGAIN
Bill Donohue comments on Bill Maher’s latest assault on decency:
When serial anti-Catholic bigots Bill Maher and Seth MacFarlane get together, it is a sure fire recipe for new lows in tastelessness. And that’s what we got on HBO last Friday night, as MacFarlane appeared on “Real Time with Bill Maher.”
“…you’re... [Read more...]
ABORTION SURVIVORS MATTER
In the current issue of Catalyst, the Catholic League journal, Bill Donohue ran an excerpt of testimony given by Melissa Ohden last September before the House Judiciary Committee. Her mother tried to abort her, but the “procedure” failed.
In commemoration of the March for Life, we are making available this selection of what the founder... [Read more...]
NEBRASKA BISHOPS RIP GENDER IDEOLOGY
Bill Donohue comments on a statement issued by Nebraska bishops opposing a gender identity policy pushed by a state organization:
The Nebraska National School Activities Association has voted—against the express will of a majority of its districts—to allow transgender participation in high school sports and other activities. The three Nebraska Catholic... [Read more...]
RELIGIOUS LIBERTY FRIGHTENS SECULARISTS
Bill Donohue comments on Religious Freedom Day:
January 16 is Religious Freedom Day, a day that most Americans are proud to support. There are some, however, who are frightened by it.
Frederick Clarkson is frightened. He is the author of “When Exemption is the Rule: The Religious Freedom Strategy of the Christian Right,” an analysis of Christian... [Read more...]
COVERING UP FOR ACT UP
Bill Donohue comments on a story in today’s New York Times:
New York Times reporter James Barron has a story today about former Senate majority leader George Mitchell being named the grand marshal of this year’s New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade. He mentions that a gay group led by Brendan Fay is being allowed to march in this year’s... [Read more...]
SARAH SILVERMAN’S CHRISTMAS GIFT
Bill Donohue comments on Sarah Silverman’s latest outrage:
Sarah Silverman, the foul-mouthed, anti-Catholic bigot, is at it again. On Christmas morning, she tweeted, “Merry Christmas! Jesus was gender fluid.” Thus did she use the celebration of our Lord’s birth to mock Christian beliefs about marriage, family and human sexuality.
Silverman... [Read more...]
NO “SPOTLIGHT” ON HOLLYWOOD CHILD RAPE
William A. Donohue
In the run-up to the November 6 debut of “Spotlight,” movie reviewers hailed it as an eye-opening account of the sexual abuse scandal that occurred in the Boston Archdiocese.
But Hollywood has no interest in turning its cameras on itself, which is why the public’s eyes have been shut tight from seeing a movie that... [Read more...]
December 8th, 2015 |
We had another banner year in 2015. We reacted swiftly and strongly to attacks on individuals, defending everyone from lay Catholics to the pope. We also moved with alacrity to combat Catholic-bashing in the media, Hollywood, education, and government. In every instance, we stood on principle: our goal is not preferential... [Read more...]
NEW YORK TIMES REMAINS DEFIANT ON SERRA
The following exchange occurred on October 8:
Dear Mr. Donohue:
You might have been busy with your news release of October 1 and did not have a chance to keep up with Laura Holson’s coverage of the shooting in Oregon. She began filing from Oregon last Friday. So while our editors discussed your complaint when it was received, we waited to... [Read more...]
COULTER LEADS PACK OF CRAZIES AGAINST POPE
What do Ann Coulter and the Westboro Baptist Church have in common? Both are obscene anti-Catholics. Indeed, they are the worst of Pope Francis’ vile critics to emerge during his visit to the United States.
Coulter recently tweeted that the Catholic Church was “largely built by pedophiles.” This is the kind of comment we might expect... [Read more...]