CLEMSON RESTRICTS PRAYER ON CAMPUS

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  • CLEMSON RESTRICTS PRAYER ON CAMPUS

    CLEMSON RESTRICTS PRAYER ON CAMPUS

    Bill Donohue comments on Clemson University and free speech: A local resident wandered on to the campus of Clemson University, sat down on a folding chair, and held up a sign reading, "PRAYER." A student saw the man, sat down next to him, and joined [...]

  • MOTHER TERESA EARNED SAINTHOOD

    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 II, who could rival her qualifications for canonization. If ever [...]

  • YAHOO’S CURIOUS ELECTION COVERAGE

    YAHOO’S CURIOUS ELECTION COVERAGE

    Bill Donohue comments on a prominently posted news story found on Yahoo on August 27: On Saturday morning, I found a news story on the homepage of Yahoo that was puzzling. Titled, "Trump Goes to War with the Pope," it featured a picture of Donald [...]

TREVOR NOAH CALLS POPE “MOTHER******”

Bill Donohue comments on last night's "Daily Show": When Jon Stewart left the "Daily Show," we thought Trevor Noah might not stoop to the anti-Catholic lows that Stewart descended to on occasion. Last night, he [...]

June 28th, 2016|Tags: |

“JESUS’ WIFE” HOAX VERIFIED

Bill Donohue details how a Harvard professor's "unequivocal" claim that Jesus was married has now been definitively proven to be a hoax. To read his piece on CNSnews.com click here.

June 27th, 2016|Tags: |

MAHER GETS VULGAR

Bill Donohue comments on Bill Maher's latest assault: There is nothing that Bill Maher can say about Catholics that will elicit a rebuke from his guests. When he occasionally attacks Muslims, there is some blowback. [...]

June 27th, 2016|Tags: |

CALIFORNIA BILL THREATENS RELIGIOUS COLLEGES

Bill Donohue comments on a bill that would undermine religious colleges in California: The California State Assembly is considering a bill that would gut the religious identity of faith-based colleges and universities in the state. [...]

June 21st, 2016|Tags: |

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: |
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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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"Doctor fired after government hears his sermons"

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"He Claims Govt Officials Asked for ‘Copies of Sermons He Had Preached’ on Sexuality, Creationism and More. Here’s Why He’s Suing."

April 20th, 2016|

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"Catholicism isn’t alone in men-only clergy"

April 14th, 2016|

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"Sanders to attend Vatican conference"

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

April 11th, 2016|

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

April 10th, 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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CLEMSON RESTRICTS PRAYER ON CAMPUS

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Bill Donohue comments on Clemson University and free speech: A local resident wandered on to the campus of Clemson University, sat down on a folding chair, and held up a [...]

MOTHER TERESA EARNED SAINTHOOD

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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, [...]

YAHOO’S CURIOUS ELECTION COVERAGE

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