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WARREN DECLARES WAR ON THE POOR

By |2019-10-22T16:02:28+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Elizabeth Warren's new education policy: When it comes to education, there is no better way to punish the poor than to deny them the same opportunities the affluent have. Here's the drill: Keep the poor away from charter schools and away from private schools, especially Catholic schools in the [...]

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ATHEIST HATERS KNOW WHERE TO ADVERTISE

By |2019-10-22T16:02:19+00:00October 21st, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on ads run by an atheist organization: Being an atheist does not necessarily mean being anti-Christian, but being an atheist organization, especially these days, means exactly that. It's how they survive—by bashing Christians. Their favorite target, of course, is the Catholic Church. Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) is one of [...]

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WHY THE SPIKE IN YOUTH SUICIDE?

By |2019-10-18T18:47:36+00:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the rise in youth suicide: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that young people (ages 10-17) experienced a 56 percent rise in suicide between 2007 and 2017. Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people, behind accidental injuries (e.g. drugs and car crashes). Experts [...]

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DAVID SPADE ATTACKS GAYS

By |2019-10-17T17:48:00+00:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a remark made last night on Comedy Central by David Spade: This is what passes as a joke on Comedy Central: "The Vatican has launched a $110 eRosary beads. Sounds like a lot of money to get molested online." David Spade's comment cannot be read as anything other than [...]

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SEX ABUSE LAW ENGULFS CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS

By |2019-10-16T16:04:13+00:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the reaction of California public school officials to a new law on sexual abuse: On October 13, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law a bill that allows for the suspension of the statute of limitations for crimes involving the sexual abuse of minors. It provides a three-year window [...]

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BILL BARR’S CRITICS LOOK FOOLISH

By |2019-10-16T13:37:30+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a speech given at Notre Dame Law School by Attorney General William P. Barr: Attorney General Bill Barr gave an historically accurate and sociologically sound presentation at Notre Dame Law School on October 11 that has been the source of much chatter by his critics. His topic was the [...]

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DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES FAIL THE RELIGION TEST

By |2019-10-15T13:48:19+00:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on what Democratic candidates for president had to say about religious liberty in the October 10 televised debate: There was a time, not long ago, when people of faith felt equally at home with the Republican and Democratic Parties. The former was home to most Protestants, and the latter was [...]

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STD CRISIS IS NO MYSTERY

By |2019-10-11T12:21:21+00:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the spike in Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs): We have an STD crisis on our hands, one that many elites continue to misunderstand. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia are at an all-time high. Nearly 2.5 million cases were reported in 2018. [...]

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BISHOPS OPPOSE REDEFINING “SEX”

By |2019-10-10T14:33:44+00:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a joint statement by three committees of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB): Three committees of the USCCB—the Committee for Religious Liberty, the Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, and the Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage—have issued a strong statement on three cases [...]

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VICTIMS’ LAWYERS LOVE TO SUE CATHOLIC CHURCH

By |2019-10-16T16:04:46+00:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how law firms are reacting to changes in New York State law affecting the statute of limitations: The Catholic League has been fighting discriminatory state legislation for many years, particularly when it entails the suspension of the statute of limitations for crimes involving the sexual abuse of minors. Typically, [...]

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