bethlehem PARASITES OF CHRISTMAS

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on secularists who feed off of Christmas: For the past couple of years, Macy’s has been brandishing the word Believe at Christmastime: the word appears in huge lights across its Herald Square store on 34th Street in New York City, and is inscribed on its shopping bags. To believe is to believe in something—it... [Read more...]

T. Nast a BIGOT NOMINATED TO NJ HALL OF FAME

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: The New Jersey Hall of Fame (NJHF) includes luminaries as diverse as Albert Einstein and Shaquille O’Neal. It should not be dishonored by including bigots: Catholics will be outraged to learn that of the 50 nominees for the class of 2012, Thomas Nast made the cut. Nast is not only the... [Read more...]

grinch “WAR ON CHRISTMAS” GETS CRAZY

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how crazy the “War on Christmas” has become: North Korea is putting South Korea on notice, warning of “unexpected consequences” if Seoul displays Christmas lights near the border. In China last week, government officials and the police smashed the sound equipment of Christians... [Read more...]

11 NATIVITY SCENE ERECTED IN CENTRAL PARK

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: Today we erected a life-size nativity scene in Central Park, on the corner of 59th and 5th; it will be up until January 3. Moreover, we did not surround it with secular symbols. Every year we get a permit from the New York City Parks Department to display our nativity scene. We choose Central... [Read more...]

catholics_escalate_the_war_of_christmas_billboards-460x307-1 “WAR ON CHRISTMAS” TACTICS VARY

Catholic League president Bill Donohue looks at the various strategies being used by anti-Christmas activists: “If we can’t censor, then compete.” That’s the preferred modus operandi of many atheists out to smash Christmas. Their first instinct is to ban nativity scenes wherever they can. If that doesn’t work, then they... [Read more...]

KKK_rallyx-2 MSNBC IS WRONG ABOUT THE KKK

Catholic League president Bill Donohue corrects the record about the Ku Klux Klan: Chris Matthews of MSNBC was man enough to apologize to viewers for a comment made by reporter Thomas Roberts who took Mitt Romney to task for using the phrase “Keep America American.” Roberts said the phrase was “a rallying cry for the KKK group, and... [Read more...]

Naomi Isaacson300 BIGOTED LAWYER SHOULD BE DISBARRED

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: On December 9, the Catholic League filed a formal complaint against attorney Rebekah Nett for the anti-Catholic comments made by her and her client, Naomi Isaacson. Subsequently, Isaacson, who is also a lawyer, has made more Catholic-bashing remarks. We are now filing a complaint with the Minnesota... [Read more...]

All-American-6 LOWE’S ERRS IN PULLING TLC AD

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Lowe’s decision to withdraw its sponsorship of the TLC show, “All American Muslim”: I have not been shy in my criticism of Muslim extremists who hate Israel and equally loathe the United States. Nor have I been reluctant to condemn Islamism: Sharia law is totalitarian. Furthermore,... [Read more...]

Christmas party CHRISTMAS PARTY ETIQUETTE

Catholic League president Bill Donohue offers seasonal advice: There is no shortage of advice on how to throw an office Christmas party. For example, Helene Wasserman, a Los Angeles labor-law attorney, warns it is important to call the Christmas party a “holiday party.” Human Relations specialist Suzan Sturholm is even more sensitive: she... [Read more...]

Santa PRO-CHRISTMAS FOLKS PUSH BACK

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the status of the War on Christmas this year: For the past few years, there have been two new developments in the War on Christmas: the good news is that more people are pushing back in villages and municipalities across the nation, demanding that Christmas celebrations proceed as planned; the bad news... [Read more...]

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