Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol and his apparent fondness of Freemasons: Dan Brown may loathe Catholics, but he just adores the Masons. “Brown goes out of his way in ‘The Lost Symbol’ to present the lodge as essentially benign and misunderstood,” says an AP story today. The Catholic Church, of... [Read more...]NO MONEY FOR ABORTION IN HEALTH BILL?
Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos yesterday that President Obama is committed to signing a health care bill that excludes federal funding of abortion. Stephanopoulos: “So you are saying that he [the president] will go beyond what we have seen in the House and explicitly rule out any public... [Read more...]OBAMA MUST END ABORTION DEBATE
Catholic League president Bill Donohue weighed in on the growing debate among pro-life Catholics regarding President Obama’s position on abortion coverage in the health care reform bill: Richard Doerflinger, a prominent voice for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on life issues, welcomes President Obama’s pledge not to include abortion... [Read more...]PULLMAN’S OBSESSION
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on news that English atheist Philip Pullman, author of the trilogy His Dark Materials, will release a book next year, The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ: I never think about atheists unless they start firing away at my religion. Pullman is an atheist and all he can think about is Jesus. There’s... [Read more...]OBAMA DENIES HEALTH PLAN COVERS ABORTION
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on President Obama’s speech last night on health care reform: Yesterday, I said the president would not mention abortion in his speech. I was wrong about that. But I was right to say, “The rational thing to do would be to drop abortion from the health care bills and support conscience rights for health... [Read more...]WILL OBAMA MENTION ABORTION?
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on tonight’s speech by President Obama on health care reform: Will President Obama mention abortion tonight? Not a chance. Abortion is perhaps the most divisive moral issue in America, and because the president wants to force the taxpayers to pay for abortion (it would be covered in the public plan),... [Read more...]DONOHUE’S BOOK NOW AVAILABLE
Catholic League president Bill Donohue’s new book, Secular Sabotage: How Liberals Are Destroying Religion and Culture in America, is now in bookstores. Additionally, it can be ordered online at several book outlets. For $20, including shipping and handling, it can be ordered from the Catholic League: go to www.catholicleague.org for information. Here... [Read more...]PENN & TELLER VIDEO AVAILABLE
Catholic League president Bill Donohue announced the latest strategy for dealing with Penn & Teller’s Nazi-like assault on Catholicism: Go to our website at www.catholicleague.org and click on the Penn & Teller video. There you will be able to see in its entirety the vile August 27 episode of their Showtime program. The mass mailing of the... [Read more...]