DISNEY IS NOT OPPOSED TO BIGOTRY

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  • 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 [...]

  • MET EXHIBIT STOKES ANTI-CATHOLICISM

    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: 1000-1400: Every People Under Heaven." For the most part, it promises to be an excellent [...]

  • LIES ABOUT RAPIST MEXICAN PRIEST GO VIRAL

    LIES ABOUT RAPIST MEXICAN PRIEST GO VIRAL

    Bill Donohue comments on a bogus story about a Mexican priest that is being ignored by the mainstream media: The blogosphere lit up this week with headlines blaring that the Catholic Church in Mexico has exonerated an HIV-infected priest who admitted to raping 30 young [...]

WHEN GAY RIGHTS TRESPASS ON RELIGIOUS LIBERTY

To read Bill Donohue's piece on gay rights and religious liberty, posted on CNSnews.com, click here.

August 23rd, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: DISABLED PERSONS

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's history of mistreating those who are disabled: In 1990, Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), designed to enhance access to public facilities for disabled persons. But Macy's apparently [...]

August 19th, 2016|Tags: |

PHILLY’S ETHICALLY CHALLENGED D.A.

Bill Donohue comments on the latest scandal in Pennsylvania law enforcement: Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams, like now-disgraced Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, has tried to make a name for himself through a campaign of [...]

August 18th, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: IMMIGRANTS

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's treatment of legal immigrant workers:  In June of 2013, Macy's paid a civil penalty of $175,000 after the U.S. Justice Department determined that the company had engaged in unfair documentary [...]

August 17th, 2016|Tags: |

PA ATTORNEY GENERAL STEPS DOWN

To read Bill Donohue's piece on CNSnews.com about Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane being found guilty of nine criminal charges, including perjury and criminal conspiracy, click here.

August 16th, 2016|Tags: |

SATANISTS ABUSE LIBERTY

Bill Donohue comments on Satanists in Oklahoma City: Today is a holy day in the Catholic calendar, the Feast of the Assumption. Satanists in Oklahoma City chose this day to offend Catholics by holding a [...]

August 15th, 2016|Tags: |
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TWENTY YEARS AS PRESIDENT

William A. Donohue July 1 marked my 20th anniversary as president and CEO of the Catholic League. The vice president, Bernadette Brady, started 18 years ago on the same day. Father Philip Eichner, the chairman [...]

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SLEIGHT OF HAND

William A. Donohue The collectivization of guilt, and the individualization of merit, is a common media trick, especially when covering Catholics. For example, if there is a wayward cop, and he is Catholic, look for [...]

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DIVERSITY OR INCLUSION?

William A. Donohue On virtually every college campus there is an office of diversity, or an office of diversity and inclusion. No candidate for an administrative post at any college can be expected to win [...]

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SPARKS FLY OVER PAPAL TRANSFER

William A. Donohue The lead story in this edition of Catalyst covers the effusive praise heaped on Pope Francis, and the warm reception he received from leaders of other religions. But we would be remiss [...]

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OUR ANTI-CHILD CULTURE

William A. Donohue Jonathan V. Last is a senior writer at the Weekly Standard, the prominent conservative magazine that features Bill Kristol and Fred Barnes. He is also a gifted writer, a strong pro-life advocate, [...]

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INTERPRETING ABORTION DATA

From The President's Desk William A. Donohue The most controversial social issues of our day, namely abortion and gay marriage, are overwhelmingly funded and researched by those who are advocates for these causes. Similarly, those [...]

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LIFE SITE NEWS

"U.S. Catholic bishops urge Congress to protect conscience rights on abortion immediately"

July 11th, 2016|

PHILLY.COM

"Catholic League president accuses Kenney of using office for 'personal war' against church"

July 7th, 2016|

THE DAILY CALLER

"Daily Caller Pro Tip: Avoid Suicide By Being A Catholic Woman And Not A Lumberjack"

July 3rd, 2016|

CHRISTIAN POST

"Catholic League's Bill Donohue Wants Apology From Gays After Being Assaulted by Lesbians"

June 29th, 2016|

THE WASHINGTON TIMES

"Catholic League President Bill Donohue: ‘I want an apology from gays’"

June 28th, 2016|

NEWSMAX

"Bill Donohue Demands an 'Apology From Gays' Who Attacked Him at Parade"

June 28th, 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 [...]

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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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: [...]

LIES ABOUT RAPIST MEXICAN PRIEST GO VIRAL

September 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on LIES ABOUT RAPIST MEXICAN PRIEST GO VIRAL

Bill Donohue comments on a bogus story about a Mexican priest that is being ignored by the mainstream media: The blogosphere lit up this week with headlines blaring that the [...]

GAY GROUP INTRUDES ON CATHOLIC TURF

September 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on GAY GROUP INTRUDES ON CATHOLIC TURF

Bill Donohue comments on how a gay group has intruded on the internal affairs of a Catholic church in Rhode Island: A man accepts a job in the private sector, [...]