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Catholic League Condemns Vandalism at Swarthmore

By |2019-05-21T20:11:33+00:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Newsmax): Catholic League President Bill Donohue condemned the vandalism to Notre Dame de Lourdes Roman Catholic Church in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. Vandals spray-painted a pro-abortion message on three glass front doors of the church on Sunday. READ MORE HERE

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Catholic League: PA Gov’t Needs to ‘Condemn the Vicious Attack’ on Woman Praying by Rep. Brian Sims

By |2019-05-13T19:12:29+00:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CNSNews): In reference to Pennsylvania State Rep. Brian Sims (D-District 182), who filmed and badgered a woman praying outside of a Planned Parenthood abortion office, Catholic League President Bill Donohue announced that his organization is contacting every member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and asking them "to take a vote of [...]

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N.Y. Times columnist reportedly urged violence against pro-life students: ‘Kick them in the head’

By |2019-05-01T17:36:58+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Washington Times): A New York Times op-ed columnist has reportedly advocated that pro-life students be attacked, spit on and kicked in the head. When she was a student journalist at SUNY-Buffalo in the late-1990s, according to the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, Michelle Goldberg cheered pro-choice demonstrators who attacked a “cemetery [...]

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Fox News anchors cut off guests speculating about cause of Notre Dame fire

By |2019-04-16T15:54:00+00:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Washington Examiner): Two Fox News anchors cut off guests who tried to talk about suspicions on the origins of the Notre Dame fire on Monday. Media critic and deputy mayor of Neuilly-sur-Seine Philippe Karsenty's line was cut after he insinuated the fire was a terrorist attack, while Catholic League president Bill Donohue was shut [...]

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CAVUTO HANGS UP ON BILL DONOHUE AFTER HE LINKS NOTRE DAME FIRE TO RECENT PARIS CHURCH ATTACKS

By |2019-04-16T15:47:32+00:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (The Daily Caller): Fox News’ Neil Cavuto hung up on Catholic League president Bill Donohue on Monday when he refused to stop speculating that the catastrophic Notre Dame fire could be related to other recent attacks on Catholic churches in Paris. READ MORE HERE

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R.I. Teachers’ Unions Object to Bill to Criminalize Sex Between Teachers and Students

By |2019-04-10T20:43:33+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CNSNews): The Rhode Island legislature is considering a bill that would make it illegal for any school employee to have sex with a student between the ages of 14 and 18, and the two major teachers' unions in the state oppose the measure. However, as noted by Catholic League President Bill Donohue, “On April 8, Robert [...]

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Agencies Can’t Cite Religious Belief to Bar Kids From Gay Adopters, Rules Michigan’s Lesbian AG

By |2019-04-01T17:11:03+00:00March 29th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CNSNews.com): Nessel is "an ideological extremist who has repeatedly demonstrated her animus toward the Catholic Church and people of faith," said Catholic League President Bill Donohue in a statement. "In a settlement with the ACLU, she has decreed that the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services must end state contracts with [...]

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Withholding donations to church fails to account for progress on abuse

By |2019-03-14T21:12:48+00:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CatholicPhilly):  In a time of anger and frustration over the church’s handling of clergy sexual abuse cases, some Catholics might be tempted to withhold donations to the church — especially when urged to do so in a recent column by Marc Thiessen in the Washington Post. But Bill Donohue, president of the [...]

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Catholic officials want apology for ‘disgraceful’ Saturday Night Live skit

By |2019-03-14T21:14:13+00:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CatholicPhilly): Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, based in New York, similarly took offense at Davidson’s remarks, saying in a March 11 statement that the comedian “libeled all priests.” Donohue said the comedian wasn’t comparing Kelly to an alleged predatory priest but to “the entire Catholic [...]

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