20081013-new_uniform-1024 WHAT’S WRONG WITH LIBERAL CATHOLICS?

Bill Donohue says liberal Catholics need to explain themselves: Peter Steinfels, who wrote the obituary on Father Andrew M. Greeley in today’s New York Times, notes that “there was resistance among liberal Catholics to his [Greeley’s] positive findings about Catholic schools.” This is striking. Steinfels, himself a liberal, is writing about... [Read more...]

OSU OHIO ST. UNIV. PREZ IS NO BIGOT

Last December, Ohio State University president E. Gordon Gee explained to the athletic council why the University of Notre Dame wasn’t invited to join the Big Ten: “The fathers are holy on Sunday, and they’re holy hell on the rest of the week. You just can’t trust those damn Catholics on a Thursday or a Friday, and so, literally, I can say that.” Bill... [Read more...]

lies LIES OF THE MAGDALENE LAUNDRIES

Bill Donohue comments as follows: We are releasing a booklet today that I wrote, Myths of the Magdalene Laundries, that debunks the conventional wisdom about these Catholic-run facilities in Ireland. Based on the McAleese Report, the Irish government study that was released in February, the booklet examines the origins of the many myths that have surfaced... [Read more...]

Nuns_on_the_Bus_04215 “NUNS ON THE BUS” ARE ROLLING AGAIN

Bill Donohue comments on the news that “Nuns on the Bus,” a project of NETWORK, a Catholic dissident group, has hit the road again: The last time “Nuns on the Bus” rolled out of town the bus was almost empty: only two made the entire trip, and never were there more than seven on the (luxury) bus at any one time. Today, they are leaving from... [Read more...]

Outrageous Coach EXPOSING CATHOLIC WHISTLEBLOWERS

Bill Donohue comments on reports of a new Catholic group: There was a time when we needed a group called Catholic Whistleblowers, but this assembly is a little too late: they missed the boat by a half-century. The homosexual scandal began in the mid-1960s and ended 20 years later. Today, it hardly exists. In 2012, there were six credible allegations... [Read more...]

b7a82b4d-a185-4943-848c-40a76ee23ff7 TWIN PHILLY SCANDALS

Bill Donohue issued the following remarks today: There are two scandals going on in Philadelphia, and both involve injustices done to the Catholic Church. One is legal, and the other is journalistic. The legal scandal involves the prosecution of three Catholic priests, and one Catholic layman, in a case so incredible that it would be turned down as... [Read more...]

irs-logo IRS TARGETED CATHOLIC LEAGUE

Bill Donohue has written a piece for Newsmax explaining, for the first time, how the IRS targeted the Catholic League right after Barack Obama was elected president in 2008. The lawyers who triggered the complaint did so at the behest of a left-wing activist who worked for a George Soros-funded organization; Donohue has the proof. The same activist... [Read more...]

Unequal CORRUPT NJ PAPERS AND POLS

Bill Donohue comments on the way New Jersey newspapers and politicians are reacting to cases of clergy sexual abuse: A priest gropes a teenager 12 years ago while wrestling and is told not to be around minors unless supervised. He breaks the agreement. Here’s how New Jersey newspapers and politicians responded. Calling for the resignation of the... [Read more...]

Scales-of-Injustice PROBE OF PHILLY D.A.’s OFFICE REQUESTED

A series of legal problems attendant to a civil suit against the Archdiocese of Philadelphia has led Catholic League president Bill Donohue to call for an official investigation into the Philadelphia District Attorney’s office. On May 9, Donohue sent a letter in the priority mail to Anthony P. Sodroski, Disciplinary Counsel-in-Charge of the Disciplinary... [Read more...]

Plain-Black-Wallpaper MEDIA BLACKOUT OF SEX ABUSE AUDIT

Bill Donohue comments on media coverage of the 2012 Annual Report on priestly sexual abuse; the audit was done by StoneBridge Business Partners, and the data were gathered by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA): The report on sexual abuse, part of an annual audit, is available on the website of the United States Conference of Catholic... [Read more...]

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