2011 – June Releases

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MEDIA FAIL TO REPORT GAY NUDITY

By | June 29th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on media coverage of the gay pride parades that took place last weekend:   According to Time Out Chicago, there were "some real gems," including "half-naked, hairy men in bath towels" in the Windy City's gay pride parade. A.V. Club, an entertainment media source, reported that the Episcopal Lesbians for Peace and Nudity [...]

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HILLARY’S GIFT TO ROME: LADY GAGA

By | June 28th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is quoted as saying that the State Department was "instrumental in sealing the deal" for Lady Gaga to appear at the June 11 Euro Pride concert in Rome.    Catholic League president Bill Donohue responds as follows:   The Obama administration has U.S. troops fighting in four wars—Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya and [...]

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ABERCROMBIE & FITCH’S RELIGION PROBLEM

By | June 28th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

A young Muslim woman has sued Abercrombie & Fitch after she was fired for violating the clothier's "look policy," which the company interpreted as not permitting Muslim headscarfs.    Catholic League president Bill Donohue weighed in today:   As a private company, Abercrombie & Fitch has a legal right to determine its own policies. But from [...]

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WHERE GAY MARRIAGE IS HEADED

By | June 27th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on where gay marriage is headed:   Whenever the American people have had a chance to approve gay marriage, they have rejected it. In the more than 30 states that have put this issue to a vote, homosexuals have never won. The only arenas they have been able to score [...]

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SHUT DOWN FAITH-BASED PROGRAMS

By | June 24th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains why he is opposed to funding faith-based programs under President Obama:   A few dozen left-wing organizations, some of which are no friend of religious liberty, sent a letter to President Obama this week asking that he rescind an amendment to an Executive Order that allows faith-based programs to limit [...]

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NYS LAWMAKERS AND GAY MARRIAGE: TIME TO GET BLUNT

By | June 23rd, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the battle for gay marriage in New York State:    Before the New York State legislature decides whether to ratify homosexual marriage, it would be nice if one of the lawmakers were to ask what in the world is going on in the gay community.    A new report [...]

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OLBERMANN’S IGNORANCE IS APPALLING

By | June 22nd, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

On last night's edition of "Countdown with Keith Olbermann," the host claimed that Galileo was punished by the Catholic Church for "his belief that the earth orbited the sun and not the other way around." He also said that "the Church acknowledged errors had been committed in assessing Galileo's scientific beliefs. They did that in 1992." [...]

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RELIGIOUS LIBERTY AND GAY MARRIAGE IN NYS

By | June 22nd, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the impending New York State bill on same-sex marriage:   New York State does not believe in "power to the people," and that is why it is not submitting the issue of gay marriage to a ballot initiative. If it did, it would lose: in the more than 30 [...]

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MAUREEN DOWD’S PAROCHIALISM

By | June 20th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: , |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue responds to yesterday's article by New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd:    New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan, like most Americans, and like most people throughout the history of the world, thinks marriage should be reserved for the only two people capable of rendering a family, namely a man and a woman. [...]

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VICTIMS’ GROUPS OPPOSE RIGHTS FOR PRIESTS

By | June 17th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: , |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the three most prominent so-called victims' groups:   BishopAccountability, the Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP) and the National Survivors Advocates Coalition (NSAC) are so consumed with their agenda that they are ready to throw the constitutional rights of accused priests overboard.    Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz expressed [...]

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