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WEEKEND ASSAULTS ARE TELLING

By | 2017-11-06T19:24:31+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the media are reacting to this weekend's assaults: A practicing conservative Catholic goes on a killing spree in a neighborhood church, killing many innocent people. A conservative activist assaults a liberal senator. Conservative protesters, who profess a belief in violence, take to the streets in 20 cities, tying [...]

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NEW RELEASE OF DYLAN’S CHRISTIAN MUSIC

By | 2017-11-03T13:47:56+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the release of a boxed set of Bob Dylan's Christian-era music. "Trouble No More—The Bootleg Series Vol. 13, 1979-1981," is now available. It contains eight CDs and a DVD of Dylan's recordings during the years when he was a Christian; never before released songs are also included. Dylan was [...]

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NEW YORK TIMES’ FLAWED REPORT ON IRISH HOMES

By | 2017-11-03T13:46:51+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a New York Times report, "The Lost Children of Tuam," about an Irish Mother and Baby Home; it was published online October 28: New York Times reporter Dan Barry tries desperately to affirm the unsubstantiated claims made by Catherine Corless, a secretary with no academic or research credentials, about [...]

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POLANSKI HONORED BY HIS OWN—AGAIN

By | 2017-11-01T17:55:46+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an event in Paris this week that paid homage to Roman Polanski: Roman Polanski is a child rapist beloved by Hollywood and the entertainment industry worldwide. On October 30, he was honored at an extravaganza in Paris for his wonderful work. Polanski is accused of molesting four women—the latest [...]

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FEMINIST OPPOSITION TO WOMAN JUDGE FAILS

By | 2017-11-01T16:42:56+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the triumph of Amy Coney Barrett: Seventeen "women's rights" organizations, all of which complain there aren't enough women in public office, tried to stop the appointment of a woman, Amy Coney Barrett, to the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals. They failed. She was confirmed by a vote of 55-43. [...]

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LAURA INGRAHAM’S CATHOLICISM UNDER FIRE

By | 2017-11-01T12:44:20+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an article by Joe Lapointe that was published by the Observer: It is hardly a secret that many on the Left are militant secularists who hate religion, saving a special loathing for Roman Catholicism. The latest evidence appears today online by Joe Lapointe. I had to look him up. [...]

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GOP LEADERS ADDRESS ANTI-CATHOLICISM

By | 2017-10-31T18:32:49+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on remarks made yesterday by Republican leaders who spoke against anti-Catholicism: Senate Republicans, joined by three Democrats, stopped a filibuster of the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals; the vote was 54-42. Final confirmation is due soon. It was two Mormon Republicans, Senator [...]

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ATTACK ON BISHOP MORLINO IS SCURRILOUS

By | 2017-10-30T20:06:54+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on recent attacks on Bishop Robert Morlino of the Diocese of Madison (Wisconsin): Catholics in the Diocese of Madison are very fortunate to have such a brilliant and courageous leader in Bishop Robert Morlino. He is currently under attack by dissident Catholics, ex-Catholics, and those who never were Catholic, for [...]

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HALLOWEEN’S RELIGIOUS COSTUMES LACK DIVERSITY

By | 2017-10-30T12:57:22+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on religious Halloween costumes: Every Halloween we are treated to an extensive array of Catholic costumes, usually featuring priests and nuns. Some of the selections are cute; some are borderline offensive; and still others clearly cross the line. This year is no different. Regarding the three categories, we never object [...]

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PELOSI SEEKS TO RESTORE HHS MANDATE

By | 2017-10-27T13:20:40+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on remarks made by Rep. Nancy Pelosi on October 26: Rep. Nancy Pelosi spoke at the Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus on October 26 urging her colleagues to overturn President Trump's rollback of the Obama administration's Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate. She supports a new bill, the Protect Access to Birth [...]

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