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 [...]

BIG LOSS FOR VICTIMS’ LOBBY

Bill Donohue comments on a New York abuse bill that failed: The bill was sold as justice for the victims of sexual abuse, when, in fact, it was a sham: the proposed legislation that failed [...]

June 20th, 2016|Tags: |

CHRISTIANS BLAMED FOR MUSLIM MURDERS

On CNSnews.com, Bill Donohue takes on anti-Christian hate mongers who blame Christians for the ISIS-inspired murders in Orlando. To read his article, click here.

June 17th, 2016|Tags: |

SAMANTHA BEE IS NO MINISTER OF LOVE

Bill Donohue comments on Samantha Bee's monologue on the Orlando killings: She is being heralded as some kind of Minister of Love, when, in fact, she is best known for promoting hatred. After the ISIS-inspired [...]

June 15th, 2016|Tags: |

REACTION TO TERRORISTS VARIES BY RELIGION

Bill Donohue comments on the way terrorists are discussed in public life: It took three stories in the New York Times on Muslim killer Omar Mateen before he was identified as a Muslim. When Robert [...]

June 14th, 2016|Tags: |

MARKEY ISN’T ONLY VICTIMS’ LOBBY LIAR

 Bill Donohue comments on the victims' lobby: The plight of those who have been sexually abused, especially minors, is a condition eminently worthy of our compassion. Unfortunately, many of those who have professionally taken up [...]

June 13th, 2016|Tags: |

U.N. PANEL RIPS IRELAND’S ABORTION LAW

Bill Donohue comments on the U.N. Human Rights Committee report on Ireland's law banning abortion: This report was triggered when a woman claimed she was treated unfairly under Irish law. To be specific, she was [...]

June 10th, 2016|Tags: |
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WHY WE EXPOSED SNAP

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK  William Donohue Last spring, I read that the Survivors Network for those Abused by Priests (SNAP) was going to hold a national conference in the nation’s Capitol the weekend after July [...]

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BEHIND THE “BLAME WOODSTOCK” CANARD

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK  William Donohue Despite the multi-media universe we live in, the New York Timescontinues to shape the contemporary narrative on major stories. Indeed, many in the mainstream media (msm) are content to simply [...]

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PROFESSORS AND THE POOR

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK William Donohue House Speaker John Boehner was selected to give the commencement address at Catholic University on May 14, and three days before the event, a letter taking him to task [...]

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STRAIGHT TALK ABOUT THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

In place of the usual “President’s Desk” article on this page, and the review/essay section on pp. 8-9, we are instead running the Catholic League advertisement that I wrote which appeared in the April 11 [...]

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MEDIA MANTRAS

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK  William Donohue One might think that in this day and age of multiple news sources—newspapers, broadcast TV, free tabloids, radio, cable, pay-per-view, magazines, the Internet—that it would be harder for faulty [...]

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IDEOLOGICAL BLINDERS

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK William Donohue It is not easy to be objective, but it is not impossible. Judges in the courtroom, along with Olympic judges in diving and ice skating events, generally do a [...]

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AMI NEWSWIRE

"Sanders to attend Vatican conference"

April 12th, 2016|

DAILY NEWS

"Advocates for abused kids applaud Albany Democrats for trying to fix child-rape law"

April 11th, 2016|

GET RELIGION

"Surprise! Catholic League spotted other flaws in New York Times abuse story"

April 10th, 2016|

NEWSMAX

"Pope Affirms Traditional Marriage"

April 8th, 2016|

CRUX

"How anti-Catholicism can hide behind anti-clericalism"

April 6th, 2016|

EWTN “Remembering Mother Angelica”

Raymond Arroyo remembers the remarkable life of Mother Angelica with Bill Donohue and others.

April 6th, 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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Annual Reports

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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MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: POLICE OFFICERS

August 26th, 2016|Comments Off on 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 [...]

MEDIA DISTORT RELIGION SURVEY

August 25th, 2016|Comments Off on 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 [...]

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 [...]