2012 – December Releases

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GAYS CONDEMN SALVATION ARMY

By | December 10th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue released the following remarks today: The Salvation Army is under increasing attack from homosexual activists this Christmas season. The Christian organization is under fire for merely holding Christian beliefs on marriage and the family—it does not discriminate against anyone—and now the war has extended to a formal resolution by the Associated Students of the [...]

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CHRISTMAS TREE RETURNED

By | December 7th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue released the following comments today: Yesterday, we listed the e-mail address of the Human Resources department of JB Partners, the company responsible for telling senior citizens at The Willows in Newhall, California that they must remove the Christmas tree; the residents were informed that the tree was religious. After our news release was issued, [...]

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HHS MANDATE TAKES A HIT

By | December 6th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on yesterday’s U.S. District Court ruling which allows the Archdiocese of New York to proceed with its lawsuit against the Health and Human Services (HHS) abortifacient mandate: Not only did the Obama administration lose, it got a well deserved lecture from the bench: it was taken to task for misrepresenting the current burdens [...]

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POPE’S TWITTER ACCOUNT SCARES FOES

By | December 6th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the early reaction to news that Pope Benedict XVI has established a Twitter account: Most of the world’s reaction to the pope’s use of Twitter has been extraordinarily positive, but his enemies are having a field day. Two quick examples. The Kansas City Star and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette have long been among [...]

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CHRISTMAS TREE BANNED

By | December 6th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue issues a call to action based on a story by the L.A. Daily News that is posted on the Drudge Report: Residents at a Newhall, California senior citizens' apartment complex have been told to remove their Christmas tree. JB Partners Group Inc. told staff at The Willows residence that the Christmas tree was a [...]

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MIAMI MENORAH VANDALS

By | December 4th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue released the following remarks today: Starting this weekend, Jews will celebrate Hanukkah, and three weeks from now Christians will celebrate Christmas. Unfortunately, there have already been several instances where menorahs and nativity scenes have been trashed, but none worse than what happened in Miami Sunday night. Not only was a large menorah vandalized in [...]

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CHRISTMAS IN THE WORKPLACE

By | December 4th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue released the following remarks today: A piece by Richard Fausta posted on the website of Business Review Europe commenting on how Brits should celebrate Christmas in the workplace [click here] has application to Americans this time of year. Fausta says “Office decorations during the Christmas season is seen as one reason toward the notion [...]

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MOST AMERICANS ARE RELIGIOUS

By | December 4th, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on data from a new Gallup study of religion that was released today: Seven in ten Americans are either very religious (40 percent) or moderately religious (29 percent). Consistent with other surveys, Gallup found women to be more religious than men; blacks are more religious than whites; religious identity increases with age; Southerners [...]

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BISHOP FINN AND THE CATHOLIC LEFT

By | December 3rd, 2012|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue released the following comments today: The Catholic Left has been trying to unseat Kansas City-St. Joseph Bishop Robert Finn for well over a year. Their effort received another boost today from the New York Times. It deserves a response. The Times says that Finn’s conviction of a misdemeanor “stemmed from his failure to report [...]

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