1996 – January Releases

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Khadafy-Farrakhan Link Demands Federal Investigation

By | January 31st, 1996|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The Catholic League has asked the U.S. Dept. of Justice to undertake an investigation of the growing link between the Libyan government of Muammar Khadafy and Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan.  Specifically, the league wants to know whether the Nation of Islam has violated U.S. law by accepting financial support from Libya, a nation certified [...]

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BLOCKBUSTER PROMOTES PRIEST FUELING ANTI-CATHOLICISM

By | January 19th, 1996|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The nation’s largest video rental chain, Blockbuster, has recently made the Disney-Miramax movie Priest available for distribution.  Due to its anti-Catholic nature, the movie was the source of strong criticism from tile Catholic League last year and was roundly scored by many others as well. On May 25, 1995, Catholic League president William Donohue wrote a [...]

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ABC SHOW THE NAKED TRUTH RIDICULES CATHOLICISM

By | January 12th, 1996|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The January 10 edition of the ABC show The Naked Truth ridiculed Roman Catholicism from beginning to end.  The show featured two female reporters who dressed as nuns and visited a Catholic Church in quest of determining whether actress Drew Barrymore was entering the convent. In the course of the show, the following incidents occurred: ***One [...]

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