2017 – November Releases

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AL FRANKEN SHOULD RESIGN

By | 2017-11-17T14:07:27+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue released the following statement today: Senator Al Franken should resign immediately. There is no place in public office for sexual abusers. If Franken were an accused priest, he would be forced to step aside, pending an investigation. Given that he is an admitted molester, he should resign. The priest reference is [...]

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OPEN LETTER TO TIME WARNER CHIEF

By | 2017-11-17T14:07:20+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue sent a letter today to Time Warner Chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes regarding recurrent attacks on Catholicism aired by its media outlets. To read it, click here. Donohue's letter comes on the heels of a petition asking HBO (a Time Warner holding) to grant Catholics the same respect it showed African [...]

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SAMANTHA BEE TRASHES CATHOLICISM

By | 2017-11-17T14:07:11+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on last night's edition of "Full Frontal," starring Samantha Bee: Samantha Bee has a record of bashing Catholicism, so her stunt last night was not surprising. But she went beyond her usual vile quips when she trashed Jesus and Our Blessed Mother. Bee began by discussing Roy Moore and a [...]

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PETITION LAUNCHED TO REPRIMAND BILL MAHER

By | 2017-11-15T16:54:18+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the Catholic League's response to what Bill Maher said on his last show: As we pointed out this week, Bill Maher unleashed a vile assault on Christians, singling out Catholics, on his November 10 HBO show, "Real Time with Bill Maher." After discussing an offensive remark made by Alabama state auditor Jim [...]

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BILL MAHER OFFENDS CATHOLICS YET AGAIN

By | 2017-11-14T15:58:52+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Bill Maher's latest offense against Catholics: For Bill Maher, the allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore—a Southern Baptist—offered an opportunity to take a shot at Catholics. On HBO's Nov. 10 "Real Time with Bill Maher," the host was criticizing statements by Alabama state auditor Jim Zeigler comparing Moore's [...]

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WASHINGTON POST COLUMNIST SPINS VOUCHER VOTE

By | 2017-11-10T17:09:25+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue discusses a column posted by the Washington Post on a Colorado school board vote: In a Washington Post blog post by Valerie Strauss, she notes that those opposed to a school voucher program won all four seats on the seven-member school board panel in Douglas County, Colorado. The headline reads, "With [...]

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IRISH CENTRAL ATTACKS “MASS GRAVE” SKEPTIC

By | 2017-11-10T14:11:34+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Irish Central vilifying a speaker who questions the Tuam "mass grave" hoax: John Waters is an Irish author and journalist. He has been invited to speak this weekend at the University of Notre Dame's annual fall conference. His topic involves the dangers of false stories going viral in cyberspace. [...]

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POLITICS OF SEXUAL ABUSE IN PENNSYLVANIA

By | 2017-11-09T18:56:36+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on legislation aimed at curbing sexual abuse in Pennsylvania: The sexual abuse of minors is not taken seriously by many of the critics of the Catholic Church, unless, of course, the offenders are members of the clergy. This certainly includes the editorial board of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Proof: It spares [...]

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MEDIA LOWBALL KILLER’S ATHEISM

By | 2017-11-09T14:07:27+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the media have covered the news that Texas shooter Devin Kelley was a rabid atheist. The media have had plenty of time to discuss Devin Kelley's atheism and the role it may have played in gunning down the faithful during a religious service in a Texas church. But [...]

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PAUL RYAN’S LAME CRITICS

By | 2017-11-07T19:56:15+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on critics of Rep. Paul Ryan's remarks on the Texas killings: The secular left is more terrified of religion than it is STDs, and indeed it treats people of faith as if they harbored some deadly infectious disease. Witness the hyperventilating over Rep. Paul Ryan's statement of faith following the [...]

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