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., [...]

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 [...]

September 23rd, 2016|Tags: |

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, knowing what the house rules [...]

September 22nd, 2016|Tags: |

SOROS FUNDS PRO-ABORTION MARCH

Bill Donohue comments on the upcoming March for Choice: On September 24, there will be a March for Choice in Dublin, and in 16 other cities; events will be held in 11 nations, including Ireland. [...]

September 20th, 2016|

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: ABORTION, GAY MARRIAGE

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's funding of pro-abortion and pro-gay marriage groups: No one should be surprised that Macy's would be involved in promoting left wing social causes. After all, they fired a Catholic employee [...]

September 19th, 2016|Tags: |

MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: MANNEQUINS

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's use of offensive mannequins: It seems that even in its use of mannequins on its display floors, Macy's just can't resist offending certain groups. In the summer of 2014, Macy's [...]

September 15th, 2016|Tags: |

CATHOLICS FOR CHOICE GAMBIT FAILS

Bill Donohue writes about the failure of the latest pro-abortion media campaign by Catholics for Choice. Read his piece on CNSNews.com.

September 14th, 2016|Tags: |

ANTI-CATHOLICS LOSE BIG IN NY

Bill Donohue comments on the upset victory by Democratic primary challenger Brian Barnwell over incumbent New York Assemblywoman Margaret Markey: The big losers last night are those who have been waging war against the Catholic [...]

September 14th, 2016|

UTAH PROFESSOR SLAMS GOD AND CHURCH

Bill Donohue comments on an article by Utah professor Gregory A. Clark that appeared over the weekend in the Salt Lake Tribune: Professor Clark is not your ordinary egghead. In one short article, he manages [...]

September 12th, 2016|Tags: |

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: |
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GROUND ZERO MOSQUE IS MORALLY WRONG

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK William Donohue As president of the nation’s largest Catholic civil rights organization, and as a strong advocate of religious liberty, I am instinctively pulled towards support for building a mosque near [...]

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HOMOSEXUALITY AND SEXUAL ABUSE

The conventional wisdom maintains there is a pedophilia crisis in the Catholic Church. Popular as this position is, it is empirically wrong: the data show it has been a homosexual crisis all along. The evidence [...]

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UNDERSTANDING ANTHONY MALKIN

In New York, like all big cities, there are public notables, superstar  athletes, entertainers, politicians, community leaders, businessmen, venture capitalists, clergymen, artists, media personalities, actors, musicians—celebrities of all kinds—persons who stand out and are well [...]

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CULTURAL TOXINS

There are times when it would be great to be a fly on the wall, listening to how an unseemly discussion unfolds. I felt this way recently when I learned that Mother Teresa was being [...]

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WHAT INSPIRES FATHER RICK

n last month’s edition of Catalyst, I discussed the heroics of Father Richard Frechette, the priest/physician who has labored among the dispossessed in Haiti for over two decades. Now I want to explain what inspires this [...]

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FATHER RICK: HAITIAN HERO

Mother Teresa never sought fame—she was content to simply care for the sick and indigent without notice or fanfare. While she was unique in many ways, she was not the first, or the last, of [...]

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BLACKS, JEWS, GAYS AND CATHOLICS

Every demographic group has its Catholic League equivalent, namely a civil rights organization that fights for the rights of its constituents. But we’re different, at least in one respect: we not only defend individuals, we [...]

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ABORTION NEWS IS MORE GOOD THAN BAD

As we mark the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, there is good news and bad news on abortion. The good news is that more Americans identify with the pro-life message than ever before; the bad [...]

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CATHOLICS TURN ON ARCHBISHOP DOLAN

New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan spent his first six months getting to know the priests, religious, seminarians and laity of his new archdiocese. He also got acquainted with the many issues facing him, a daunting [...]

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FALSE ECUMENISM

The Catholic Church is committed to strong interreligious relations, as well it should be. Being respectful of other religions is a good thing, and it very often leads to crucial coalitions on timely political, economic, [...]

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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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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 [...]