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POPE SLAMS THREE TYPES OF PERSECUTION

By | 2017-11-28T14:55:09+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the November 22 homily given by Pope Francis: Pope Francis has been consistent in his condemnation of what he calls "ideological colonization," or the attempt by developed nations to impose a radical cultural agenda on the poor, including those who live in less developed nations. Such efforts ignore basic [...]

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AMERICAN ATHEISTS SUE OVER FIDO

By | 2017-11-21T17:15:33+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new lawsuit brought by American Atheists: For the past few years, an animal shelter in Teterboro, New Jersey has posted a note on Facebook saying it was hosting a blessing of animals. The blessing, performed by a Catholic priest, is a tradition in honor of Saint Francis of [...]

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PBS HONORS LETTERMAN, NOT FRANKEN

By | 2017-11-21T14:30:26+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a PBS show that will air tonight, "David Letterman: The Mark Twain Prize": Last month, David Letterman received the Mark Twain Prize, an award that is presented to comedians. Parts of this Kennedy Center event will air tonight on PBS, but a clip featuring Al Franken lauding Letterman has [...]

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MANSON WAS A POSTMODERNIST MADMAN

By | 2017-11-21T13:35:14+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains why Charles Manson was more than just a crazed hippie: To understand Charles Manson, we need to acknowledge his affinity with postmodernist intellectuals. For example, Manson, along with Jacques Derrida and Michel Foucault, all denied the existence of truth. In all three cases, they used their nihilism to justify their [...]

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MAHER IS AN INVETERATE COWARD

By | 2017-11-20T20:40:43+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Bill Maher's Friday night show: On his November 17 show, Bill Maher proved once again what a coward he is. He had ample opportunity to discuss the pathologically sick acts of Louis C.K., but just like the week before, he never addressed him by name, opting to make light [...]

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WILL MAHER FINALLY SLAM LOUIS C.K.?

By | 2017-11-20T15:10:31+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Bill Maher's last show, asking whether Maher will finally discuss Louis C.K. tonight: On his HBO show last Friday, Bill Maher showed what a coward he is by refusing to slam his pervert buddy, Louis C.K. Instead, he made a vicious attack on the Holy Family, prompting us to [...]

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AL FRANKEN SHOULD RESIGN

By | 2017-11-17T14:07:27+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue released the following statement today: Senator Al Franken should resign immediately. There is no place in public office for sexual abusers. If Franken were an accused priest, he would be forced to step aside, pending an investigation. Given that he is an admitted molester, he should resign. The priest reference is [...]

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OPEN LETTER TO TIME WARNER CHIEF

By | 2017-11-17T14:07:20+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue sent a letter today to Time Warner Chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes regarding recurrent attacks on Catholicism aired by its media outlets. To read it, click here. Donohue's letter comes on the heels of a petition asking HBO (a Time Warner holding) to grant Catholics the same respect it showed African [...]

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SAMANTHA BEE TRASHES CATHOLICISM

By | 2017-11-17T14:07:11+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on last night's edition of "Full Frontal," starring Samantha Bee: Samantha Bee has a record of bashing Catholicism, so her stunt last night was not surprising. But she went beyond her usual vile quips when she trashed Jesus and Our Blessed Mother. Bee began by discussing Roy Moore and a [...]

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PETITION LAUNCHED TO REPRIMAND BILL MAHER

By | 2017-11-15T16:54:18+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the Catholic League's response to what Bill Maher said on his last show: As we pointed out this week, Bill Maher unleashed a vile assault on Christians, singling out Catholics, on his November 10 HBO show, "Real Time with Bill Maher." After discussing an offensive remark made by Alabama state auditor Jim [...]

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