Leonard Pitts, Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald who apparently has been out in the sun for too long. In a column that appears today in the Olympian (Olympia, Washington), he is hot under the collar about the way Muslims are allegedly being victimized by an "irrational panic" (as if there were such a [...]
The following is Bill Donohue's letter to the editor in the current edition of the Forward in response to the article "Benedict's 'Jesus' and the Jews": The essay on Pope Benedict XVI’s second volume of “Jesus of Nazareth” by Rabbi Eugene Korn evinces a mature understanding of the pope’s philosophy and theology. Sadly, this is something [...]
Rep. Peter King is being condemned by many for holding hearings on Muslim terrorist activities. Some have said that Catholics would not put up with congressional hearings on the Catholic Church that address the sexual abuse scandal, so what's the difference? Catholic writer David Gibson is the latest to entertain such nonsense. King is concerned only [...]
Dr. Bernard Nathanson died February 21 at the age of 84. In 1969, he co-founded the National Association for the Repeal of Abortion Laws, NARAL (now NARAL Pro-Choice America). In time it became the most radical pro-abortion organization in the nation. A practicing abortionist, Nathanson soon had a change of heart, and by the mid-1970s made [...]
On the Feb. 16 episode of the Fox Network show “House,” negative stereotypes of Catholic priests were promoted: the featured priest is a big drinker; he is hospitalized for hallucinating about Jesus; he is accused of being a pedophile; he hates his “job”; he loses his faith; the Church refuses to believe his claims of innocence; [...]
Metro News is reporting that today the Bloomberg administration is launching an iPhone app that allows users to find the nearest place to receive free condoms. The following is Bill Donohue's quote to Metro News: "Condomania has reached new heights of delirium with this latest iPhone app gimmick. Every year the Bloomberg administration gives away more [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the death of Herbert Zweibon, founder and chairman of Americans for a Safe Israel: Herb Zweibon was a man of principle and courage who committed himself to the goal of a safe and united Israel. His tireless work, always motivated by a genuine concern for human rights, will sorely [...]
Click here to read the article by Philip Kennicott in today's Washington Post about the forum held last night at the New York Public Library discussing the Smithsonian exhibit.