2011 – December Releases

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NEW YORK TIMES COVERS FOR ISLAM

By | December 2nd, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue notices a glaring omission in today's New York Times: I read with interest the front-page story in today's New York Times about the plight of a woman in Afghanistan who was raped and then ordered to marry her rapist. The reporter spoke about this outcome as a "cultural practice," showing "the [...]

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HHS OFFICIAL COLLAPSES UNDER SCRUTINY

By | December 1st, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing today on why the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) was denied a grant it typically receives from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to combat human trafficking. The USCCB grant proposal was awarded a score of 89, yet it was denied the [...]

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CATHOLIC MESSAGE ON WORLD AIDS DAY

By | December 1st, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on World AIDS Day: It is important to remember a few relevant facts on World AIDS Day: No private institution on earth provides more HIV/AIDS services than the Catholic Church. Indeed, it accounts for more than a quarter of all the services worldwide. In the United States, Catholic diocesan agencies [...]

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“PROSELYTIZING” IN A FLORIDA SCHOOL

By | December 1st, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Patrick Capriola, the assistant principal at the Bannerman Learning Center, a school in Northeastern Florida, is suing the principal, Linda Turner, and the Clay County school district, claiming that Turner violated his Constitutional rights by sending emails of a partisan political and religious nature. He maintains that by doing so she subjected him and other employees [...]

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