Bill Donohue comments on the decision by U.S. News & World Report to defend the article by Jamie Stiehm, “The Catholic Church’s War on Women,” as acceptable journalism: Brian Kelly, Editor and Chief Content Officer of U.S. News & World Report, is defending Jamie Stiehm’s bigoted assault on Catholics as being “within... [Read more...]UPDATE ON STIEHM’S SCREED
Bill Donohue offers an update on the Catholic League’s response to Jamie Stiehm’s article, “The Catholic Supreme Court’s War on Women,” published by U.S. News & World Report: I had a very frank and fruitful exchange today with Rick Newcombe, Creators Syndicate’s CEO, the company that distributes much of Stiehm’s... [Read more...]CREATORS SYNDICATE BALKS ON BIGOT
Bill Donohue comments on the response he received from David Yontz, managing editor at Creators Syndicate, about yesterday’s news release on Jamie Stiehm (to read the initial one, click here): David Yontz takes absolutely no responsibility for the vile bigotry of Jamie Stiehm’s column, “The Catholic Supreme Court’s War on Women,”... [Read more...]OPEN LETTER TO CREATORS SYNDICATE
Bill Donohue faxed and mailed the following letter today to David Yontz, Managing Editor at Creators Syndicate: In doing this job for over 20 years, I don’t believe I have read a more anti-Catholic screed from a mainstream media source than Jamie Stiehm’s piece from January 7, “The Catholic Supreme Court’s War on Women.”... [Read more...]SYNDICATED WRITER MUST GO
Bill Donohue is asking Creators Syndicate to drop columnist Jamie Stiehm after her article yesterday; it was picked up by US News and World Report (click here to read it): “The Catholic Supreme Court’s War on Women” is the title of what is perhaps the most bigoted attack on Catholicism that has appeared in decades by any mainstream... [Read more...]AMBASSADOR THOMAS MELADY, R.I.P.
Bill Donohue comments on the death of U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See, Thomas Patrick Melady; he passed away yesterday: Tom was a bright, courageous and committed Catholic who will be missed by all those who love the Catholic Church. For two decades, Tom served on the board of advisors of the Catholic League, and never failed to share his advice, and... [Read more...]WEINSTEINS APPEAL TO BIGOTS
Bill Donohue comments on Bob and Harvey Weinstein’s bigoted ploy: On p. B11 in today’s New York Times, there is a half-page ad promoting “Philomena,” the film by the Weinsteins that is up for an Oscar. On p. C7 there is a full-page ad on the movie. Neither is objectionable, but the two-page spread on pp. C10-11 is. On p. C11,... [Read more...]