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HAPPINESS ELUDES COLLEGE STUDENTS

By | 2018-02-07T16:28:12+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the state of happiness on college campuses: The most popular course at Yale these days—enrolling 1,200 students (they had to move the class to a huge building)—is called Psychology and the Good Life. It's not just Yale where courses in positive psychology are all the rage: they're packing students [...]

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DEMOCRATS HAVE A RELIGION PROBLEM

By | 2018-02-05T14:03:14+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains why the Democrats have a religion problem: By a large margin, most Americans believe in God, and most are Christians. It would seem logical that both Republicans and Democrats would try hard not to alienate them, yet time and again the Democrats have managed to do so. The latest example [...]

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GLARING OMISSION IN OBITS FOR VON HOFFMAN

By | 2018-02-05T14:03:09+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the death of Nicholas von Hoffman, an influential left-wing writer: The obituary columns on Nicholas von Hoffman that appear in today's editions of the New York Times and the Washington Post have one glaring omission: neither mentions that von Hoffman, a long-time critic of Senator Joseph McCarthy, later concluded [...]

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NBC’S IDEA OF A PRIEST

By | 2018-02-02T15:16:49+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the NBC show, "The Blacklist," which aired last night: It is virtually impossible for Hollywood to portray a priest who is normal, or one who is not sexually challenged. Maybe that's because there aren't too many normal script writers who work there; we know for a fact that there [...]

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NYS WEIGHS NEW RULES FOR PRIVATE SCHOOLS

By | 2018-01-31T17:48:21+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on new guidelines for private schools in New York State: There is a proper, but limited, role for government in seeing to it that private schools meet certain academic standards. This is not controversial. Problems begin, however, when oversight slides into meddling. For private schools in New York State, this [...]

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ARCHBISHOP SMEARED AT U.N. EVENT

By | 2018-02-01T15:13:54+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue invited University of Mississippi School of Law Professor Ronald Rychlak to address a serious issue at the United Nations. Professor Rychlak has lectured and authored works on Cardinal Stepinac; has written eight books; is a past honoree at the U.S. Holocaust Museum for his work on inter-faith dialogue; is an advisor [...]

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“ALIENIST” GETS CRAZY

By | 2018-01-30T16:32:30+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the January 29 edition of the TNT show, "The Alienist": On last night's edition of "The Alienist," there was an exchange between a priest and a doctor—the latter is the wizard, of course—that was priceless. The scene is set in the 1890s in New York City. After some horny [...]

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MAKING CATHOLIC HOSPITALS ILLEGAL

By | 2018-01-30T13:23:10+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a demand that Catholic hospitals be made illegal: An editorial in today's New York Times posits a conflict between religion and healthcare, abortion being the main focus. "Freedom of religion is essential—and so is access to health care," it says. It should have stopped there. Instead, the editorial says [...]

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CONGRESS ASKED TO LAUNCH NEA PROBE

By | 2018-01-29T13:21:48+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue is asking the House and Senate Subcommittees of the Interior, Environment and Related Agencies—the unit of the Appropriations Committees that oversees the National Endowment for the Arts—to conduct a probe of the NEA for violating its own funding guidelines. To read it, click here.

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