1997 – January Releases

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SAN FRANCISCO MAYOR SHOWS INTOLERANCE FOR CATHOLICISM

By | January 31st, 1997|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Willie Brown, the mayor of San Francisco, is at war with the city's archdiocese. By forcing Catholic Charities to abide by a domestic partnership bill, Brown has demonstrated his intolerance of the Catholic Church. Under the bill, any organization that contracts with the city must provide health, pension and other benefits to its employees. Archbishop Levada [...]

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GORE MAKES VEILED ATTACK ON CATHOLIC CHURCH

By | January 24th, 1997|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

On January 22, the 24th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, Vice President Al Gore spoke before the National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League (NARAL) delivering a decidedly pro-choice speech. Labeling the pro-life side "anti-choice," Gore insinuated that the Catholic Church was responsible for the large volume of abortions in the U.S. Gore claimed that those who [...]

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CATHOLIC LEAGUE SATISFIED WITH RALPH REED’S STATEMENT

By | January 13th, 1997|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Last month, the Catholic League issued a news release on a new book by John Wheeler, Jr., Earth's Two Minute Warning. In the book, Wheeler, a former editor at the Christian Coalition, made comments regarding Catholicism that the league labeled "Catholic baiting." The league was disturbed that the book carried a blurb by Ralph Reed that indicated [...]

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