inequation-225x300 PHONY ATTACK ON RYAN’S CATHOLICITY

Bill Donohue comments on an op-ed article in today’s New York Times by Fordham theologian Michael Peppard: Pro-abortion Catholics have long sought to equal the playing field with pro-life Catholics by arguing that there really isn’t much of a difference between their side and the other. It never works. And it doesn’t work for Michael Peppard as... [Read more...]

Ebeneezer Scrooge LIBERALS GIVE THE LEAST TO THE POOR

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new study on charitable giving released today by the Chronicle of Philanthropy: Liberals are the least likely to help the poor. That’s the inescapable conclusion of this new study: states where people participate in religion at a high rate are also the most generous; conversely, the least generous... [Read more...]

Ryan-Biden CATHOLIC VP v. CATHOLIC VP

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the two Catholic vice presidential candidates: In many respects, the Catholic community today is divided into pro-life and social justice camps. That is unfortunate, and while this division can be overstated, it remains true that most Catholic activists sit in either one camp or the other; cross-over... [Read more...]

images-2 GEORGETOWN’S CATHOLICITY

Nearly 90 faculty members and priests at Georgetown University have signed a letter criticizing Rep. Paul Ryan’s visit to the campus tomorrow. They say his budget plan represents a “continuing misuse of Catholic teaching” because it allegedly hurts the poor. Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on this issue: In 1999, hard-core pornographer... [Read more...]

DeLauro PRO-ABORT CATHOLIC LECTURES CARDINAL DOLAN

Rep. Rosa DeLauro has written to Timothy Cardinal Dolan asking him to mobilize the bishops in a campaign to combat poverty. Catholic League president Bill Donohue responds as follows: Rep. DeLauro is the enemy of the poor, thus she has no moral leg to stand on. She has worked to kill school vouchers for children with disabilities and has voted against... [Read more...]