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  • GIVING UP ON THE POOR

    Bill Donohue The greatest enemy of the poor are those who champion their cause. It sounds counterintuitive. How can this be? Because most of those who lead the charge against poverty have no personal stake in their cause. Unlike Mother Teresa, who made it clear [...]

  • NESSEL’S CATHOLIC FIXATION

    Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel's continued targeting of the Catholic Church: Since well before her election as Michigan's attorney general last November, Dana Nessel has rarely missed an opportunity to demonstrate her animus toward Catholics and the Church. [...]

  • PELOSI’S SELECTIVE CATHOLICISM

    Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a tweet from Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi: Nancy Pelosi loves to flaunt her Catholicism when it can be used to advance her political or ideological agenda. So it was when she used last Sunday's Gospel reading, [...]

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GIVING UP ON THE POOR

Bill Donohue The greatest enemy of the poor are those who champion their cause. It sounds counterintuitive. How can this be? Because most of those who lead the charge against poverty have no personal stake [...]

July 18th, 2019|

NESSEL’S CATHOLIC FIXATION

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel's continued targeting of the Catholic Church: Since well before her election as Michigan's attorney general last November, Dana Nessel has rarely missed an [...]

July 17th, 2019|Tags: |

PELOSI’S SELECTIVE CATHOLICISM

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a tweet from Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi: Nancy Pelosi loves to flaunt her Catholicism when it can be used to advance her political or ideological agenda. [...]

July 16th, 2019|Tags: |

APA IS HAVING A MENTAL BREAKDOWN

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the APA's endorsement of sexual libertinism: It is becoming ever more clear that those who run the American Psychological Association (APA) are suffering from a mental breakdown. It [...]

July 15th, 2019|Tags: |

USCCB FOE SLAMS USCCB EMPLOYEE

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on John Gehring's attack on Judy Keane: Judy Keane is the director of public affairs at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). She was put on leave [...]

July 12th, 2019|Tags: |

INDIANAPOLIS GAY TEACHER SEEKS REVENGE

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an Indianapolis homosexual teacher who is suing the archdiocese: Joshua Payne-Elliot is a homosexual activist who taught at Cathedral High School in Indianapolis. He was fired once it [...]

July 11th, 2019|Tags: |

CONFIDENCE IN CHURCHES DIPS

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new Gallup poll: Gallup released a poll on July 8th showing a decline in the public's confidence in the church or organized religion. It found that 36% [...]

July 8th, 2019|Tags: |

PA LAWMAKER MERITS CENSURE

The Catholic League is asking members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to support HR 387, a measure that would censure Rep. Brian Sims for his threats, his misogyny, and his religious bigotry. This represents [...]

July 3rd, 2019|Tags: |
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HOW MUCH DO I OWE OPRAH?

Many Democrats running for president endorse reparations to African Americans because their ancestors were enslaved. Before we go any further, I want to know how much I owe Oprah. The idea of reparations for African [...]

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THE PERILS OF SENTIMENTALISM

Bill Donohue To be sentimental about certain things in life is not only normal, it is admirable. But sentimentalism is different. One of the definitions found in The Free Dictionary defines it as "excessive indulgence [...]

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FIDELITY AND COURAGE NEEDED NOW

"Fidelity, fidelity, fidelity." That was Father Richard John Neuhaus' answer to the clergy sexual abuse crisis that exploded in 2002. It still is a great tonic, but it is incomplete: courage is also needed. Priests [...]

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SB 360 withdrawn by sponsor day before key hearing

Bill In The News (Angelus): In a last-minute twist, a California bill that would have required priests to break the sacramental seal of confession was shelved by its sponsor amidst a remarkable grassroots campaign mounted [...]

July 9th, 2019|

Catholic League’s Donohue Opposes Fed Bench Nominee

Bill In The News (Newsmax): Catholic League president Bill Donohue on Wednesday joined conservatives opposed to a federal bench nominee who claimed there is no legal difference between the teachings of the Catholic church and [...]

June 5th, 2019|

Bill Donohue on EWTN’s “Bookmark”

A preview of Bill's upcoming interview, discussing his new book, Common Sense Catholicism, on EWTN's "Bookmark" which airs at 9:30 a.m. ET on Sunday, September 15. (courtesy of EWTN "Bookmark")  

May 28th, 2019|
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REFUTACIÓN DEL INFORME DEL GRAN JURADO DE PENNSYLVANIA

Bill Donohue, Ph.D. Presidente Liga Católica para los Derechos Civiles y Religiosos 16 de agosto de 2018 A diferencia de la mayoría de los comentaristas y reporteros, he leído la mayor parte del informe del [...]

PENNSYLVANIA GRAND JURY REPORT DEBUNKED

Bill Donohue, Ph.D. President Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights August 16, 2018 Unlike most commentators and reporters, I have read most of the Pennsylvania grand jury report. The purpose of this statement is [...]

The Catholic Church and Sexual Abuse

To read Bill Donohue's analysis of the sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church that appeared in an international social science journal, click here.

NYS CHILD VICTIMS ACT IS FLAWED

Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains the flaws in the Child Victims Act, a measure included in this year's budget by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. It is being widely distributed to lawmakers, bishops, and [...]

PRESS CONFERENCE ON “JERRY SPRINGER: THE OPERA”

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an anti-Christian play that previews on January 23: On January 23, "Jerry Springer: The Opera," a New Group production, will preview at the Pershing Square Signature Center, an [...]

SEXUAL DEVIANTS AND ENABLERS – PARTS I & II

PART I MEN ACCUSED OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT WHO HAVE A RECORD OF ANTI-CATHOLIC OFFENSES   ENTERTAINMENT:   Ben Affleck—After speaking out against Weinstein, the Oscar winner became the subject of his own sex assault narrative [...]

THE WAR AGAINST CARDINAL PELL

Bill Donohue, Ph.D. President Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights July 20, 2017 Meet the Accusers Cardinal George Pell's appearance before a Melbourne court on July 26 will be watched carefully all over the [...]

SNAP IMPLODES

Bill Donohue The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) has been sued before, and while it has been hurt by those filings, the latest one suggests the end is near. It can't come [...]

DONOHUE’S ROLE IN FBI-WEINER PROBE

Bill Donohue comments on his role in the FBI probe of Anthony Weiner: Two months ago to the day, I asked for an investigation of Anthony Weiner on suspicion of sexually abusing his four-year-old child, [...]

MOTHER TERESA EARNED SAINTHOOD

Bill Donohue explains why Mother Teresa deserves sainthood: On September 4, Blessed Mother Teresa will forever be known as Saint Mother Teresa. I know of no one in my lifetime, save for Saint John Paul [...]

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Annual Reports

PREFACE

By any index, we had a very good year in 2015. That is largely due to our employees, and to our members who make it happen. We are fortunate to have a very competent staff. [...]

Executive Summary

The Catholic event of the year—at least for Americans—was also the Catholic League event of the year, namely, the pope's historic visit to Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia. Pope Francis electrified the nation, [...]

Activist Organizations

January In 2013, Rebecca Randles, an attorney who works with supreme Catholic-suing lawyer Jeffrey Anderson, sued Bill Donohue and the Catholic League for allegedly libeling a man who had made accusations against a priest in [...]

The Arts

March Grants Pass, OR – Jim Ingraham's picture was selected as the Caveman Camera Club's image of the month for March. Given the theme of "contradiction,'' Ingraham shot a photograph he titled "Bad Nun." The [...]

Charlie Hebdo Controversy

A week into the new year saw the horrible death of 12 people, most of whom worked at the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo; a police officer was among the dead. The weekly publication is [...]

Education

February 9 Yulee, FL – A student at Yulee High School ended the school's morning announcement with "God Bless America." This caused the American Humanist Association to contact the school and the Nassau County School [...]

Government

February 3 Gresham, OR – The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries found Aaron and Melissa Klein, who run a bakery, guilty of discrimination for refusing to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple [...]

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GIVING UP ON THE POOR

July 18th, 2019|Comments Off on GIVING UP ON THE POOR

Bill Donohue The greatest enemy of the poor are those who champion their cause. It sounds counterintuitive. How can this be? Because most of those who lead the charge against [...]

Conservative Christians Denounce APA’s Promotion of Polyamory, Swinging

July 17th, 2019|Comments Off on Conservative Christians Denounce APA’s Promotion of Polyamory, Swinging

Bill In The News (CNSNews.com): "The APA is not a scientific body—it is an activist organization in service to sexual libertinism," said Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League. "The latest [...]

NESSEL’S CATHOLIC FIXATION

July 17th, 2019|Comments Off on NESSEL’S CATHOLIC FIXATION

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel's continued targeting of the Catholic Church: Since well before her election as Michigan's attorney general last November, Dana [...]

PELOSI’S SELECTIVE CATHOLICISM

July 16th, 2019|Comments Off on PELOSI’S SELECTIVE CATHOLICISM

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a tweet from Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi: Nancy Pelosi loves to flaunt her Catholicism when it can be used to advance [...]

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