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REMEMBERING GEORGE H.W. BUSH

By |2018-12-06T13:26:23+00:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue recalls his memories of the late President George H.W. Bush: During the 1988 presidential campaign, I was a Bradley Resident Scholar at The Heritage Foundation. My first book, The Politics of the American Civil Liberties Union, published in 1985, was the magnet that landed me the job. It was also a [...]

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RELIGIOUS LIBERTY V. THE WALL

By |2018-12-06T13:26:17+00:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a controversy over the First Amendment and national security: Building a wall to protect our borders is a legitimate national security issue, but it should not be done at the expense of religious liberty. To be sure, no right is absolute, and that means that government seizure of church [...]

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VICTORY FOR PRIESTS’ RIGHTS

By |2018-12-04T16:27:09+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a court ruling in Pennsylvania yesterday: On December 3, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled in a 6-1 decision that the Pennsylvania grand jury report on the Catholic clergy cannot make public the names of 11 priests who challenged the release of their identities; they claimed that doing so would [...]

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MEDIA IGNORE POPE’S REMARKS ON GAY PRIESTS

By |2018-12-05T21:11:19+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Pope Francis and the mainstream media: When it comes to reporting what Pope Francis says about sexuality, the reaction of the mainstream media is stunning. Whenever he says something they consider ill-liberal, they simply don't report it. The cover-up continued this weekend when excerpts from a new book by [...]

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SATAN CONSUMED “GOD IS DEAD” AUTHOR

By |2018-12-03T16:28:48+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the death of Thomas Altizer: God isn't dead, but the author who famously declared He is is. Thomas Altizer passed away last week, though few people took note of it. He was the subject of the April 8, 1966 cover story of Time magazine. The black background and bold [...]

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FORMER U.S. ATTORNEY INDICTS PRIESTS

By |2018-12-03T17:05:18+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on remarks made by David Hickton: Whenever someone generalizes from the individual to the collective (of a negative nature)—making sweeping statements indicting an entire class of people—it is rightly condemned. Well, not always. This is certainly true of most races, religions, ethnic groups, and sexual orientations, but it is definitely [...]

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UNJUSTIFIED RAID ON CARDINAL DINARDO’S OFFICE

By |2018-11-30T16:55:15+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on agents who raided the office of Cardinal DiNardo: When law enforcement agents act like bullies, justice is sundered. That's what happened last month in Michigan when the police raided all seven Catholic dioceses—including the home of one bishop—in search of evidence of sexual abuse by the clergy. It happened [...]

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GUESS WHO IS GOING TO JAIL?

By |2018-11-30T13:23:14+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an important date in the Pennsylvania grand jury issue: Kathleen Kane is finally going to jail today. The former Pennsylvania Attorney General was convicted more than two years ago on nine counts. She not only perjured herself, she was found guilty of obstruction of justice and abuse of office. [...]

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BISHOP MORLINO OBIT REEKS OF POLITICS

By |2018-11-30T13:23:06+00:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue addresses an obituary on Bishop Robert Morlino: The obituary in the Wisconsin State Journal on Bishop Robert Morlino, who led the Diocese of Madison, reeks of politics. He died on November 24 at the age of 71. The reader gets a sense of the narrative about to be weaved by the [...]

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