GAY TEACHER SUES CATHOLIC SCHOOL

  • GAY TEACHER SUES CATHOLIC SCHOOL

    GAY TEACHER SUES CATHOLIC SCHOOL

    Bill Donohue comments on a gay teacher who sued a North Carolina Catholic school claiming discrimination: Every prospective Catholic school teacher knows, or should know, what the house rules are. This means, at a minimum, that no one is entitled to claim victim status when [...]

  • ST. LOUIS ABORTION BILL IS A DISASTER

    ST. LOUIS ABORTION BILL IS A DISASTER

    Bill Donohue comments on a bill being considered by St. Louis lawmakers: Board Bill 203 is under review by the St. Louis Board of Aldermen. It would amend Ordinance 67119, an anti-discrimination bill, by adding "pregnancy and reproductive health decisions as protected classes." St. Louis [...]

  • MEET HBO’S “THE YOUNG POPE”

    MEET HBO’S “THE YOUNG POPE”

    Bill Donohue comments on the new HBO series, "The Young Pope," which debuts January 15: Most normal men and women will be watching the Packers-Cowboys game on Sunday. Owing to the fact that Monday is a federal holiday, the party goers will have had their [...]

WHY COSMO AND GLAMOUR LOVE ABORTION

Bill Donohue comments on why Cosmopolitan and Glamour love abortion: Today marks the 40th anniversary of the Hyde Amendment, the law that bans federal funding of abortion. Anyone who values life should toast Rep. Henry [...]

September 30th, 2016|Tags: |

ARE CATHOLICS CONFLICTED ON RELIGIOUS LIBERTY?

Bill Donohue comments on surveys that probe support for religious liberty: A new Pew Research Center survey on religious liberty found that the public is split on the question of whether businesses that provide wedding [...]

September 29th, 2016|Tags: |

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.

September 28th, 2016|Tags: |

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 [...]

September 27th, 2016|Tags: |

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 [...]

September 26th, 2016|Tags: |

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." [...]

September 23rd, 2016|Tags: |

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: |
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KERRY KENNEDY CATHOLICS

William A. Donohue A Pew survey recently revealed that no religion has lost more adherents, proportionately speaking, than Catholicism. That may be true, but it is also true that no other religion is beset with [...]

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“COMMON GROUND” CATHOLICS

William A. Donohue After George W. Bush won reelection in 2004, it was disclosed that “values voters” played a major role in defeating the Democrats. More than any other issue, it was abortion that proved [...]

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MILITANT ATHEISM UNLEASHED

William A. Donohue When I spoke to a reporter from Providence about a play that mocked the Eucharist, I unloaded. Fortunately, he listened to me explain the source of my anger. “Because this is the [...]

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POWER TO THE PEOPLE?

William A. Donohue In the 1960s, left-wing radicals loved to shout, “Power to the People.” They didn’t mean it then, and the aging extremists sure don’t mean it now. Laura Ingraham means it—she even wrote [...]

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INTERNET PLUSES AND MINUSES

William A. Donohue Libel laws in this country divide the population in two: private persons and public persons. Following New York Times v. Sullivan in 1964, the former category is entitled to plenty of protection while the [...]

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THE PROFESSORS AND THE POPE

William A. Donohue When Pope Benedict XVI succeeded Pope John Paul II, the Catholic Church was blessed to have two back-to-back intellectuals of the highest order ascend to the throne of Peter. Even though most [...]

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ALL WE ASK FOR IS FAIRNESS

William A. Donohue Advocacy organizations like the Catholic League have to expect that not everyone is going to like what they do. But is it too much to ask that our critics be fair? Fairness [...]

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PRESIDENTIAL POLITICS: PAST AND PRESENT

William A. Donohue Every four years the big political prize is up for grabs, and with it comes pressure politics of an unrelenting sort. This campaign season is no exception, but what is different for [...]

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SCIENCE UNDERMINES ABORTION ACTIVISTS

William A. Donohue Abortion activists never tire of bragging how much they want to empower women, allowing them to make informed choices regarding abortion. The truth is just the opposite: champions of abortion are threatened [...]

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GOD BLESS MIKE SETTO

William A. Donohue In all my years as president of the Catholic League, few victories have been as sweet as the victory over the Miller Brewing Company. Miller proved to be a tough foe, but [...]

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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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CATHOLIC LEAGUE FOR RELIGIOUS AND CIVIL RIGHTS 2016 YEAR IN REVIEW

 Bill Donohue Twenty years ago, I wrote that "the most invidious form of anti-Catholicism is that which emanates from elite circles." I also noted that "there is also a brand of anti-Catholicism that comes from [...]

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 [...]

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GAY TEACHER SUES CATHOLIC SCHOOL

January 13th, 2017|Comments Off on GAY TEACHER SUES CATHOLIC SCHOOL

Bill Donohue comments on a gay teacher who sued a North Carolina Catholic school claiming discrimination: Every prospective Catholic school teacher knows, or should know, what the house rules are. [...]

Bill Discuss Transgender Politics

January 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Bill Discuss Transgender Politics

To watch Bill Donohue discuss transgender politics, click here.

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"Keep the Brew Flowing Sunday—Unless You Want to Watch a Paranoid Pope Who Doesn’t Believe in God"

ST. LOUIS ABORTION BILL IS A DISASTER

January 12th, 2017|Comments Off on ST. LOUIS ABORTION BILL IS A DISASTER

Bill Donohue comments on a bill being considered by St. Louis lawmakers: Board Bill 203 is under review by the St. Louis Board of Aldermen. It would amend Ordinance 67119, [...]