2015 – November Releases

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MEDIA BIAS MARKS ABORTION SHOOTING

By |2017-03-20T17:47:26+00:00November 30th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue compares media reaction to the Planned Parenthood shooting to the 2012 shooting at the Family Research Council: On August 15, 2012, a self-identified left-wing political activist entered the lobby of the Family Research Council armed with 100 rounds of ammunition. He told prosecutors that he intended to kill as many staff members as possible. [...]

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NOT ALL ARE EQUAL AT THANKSGIVING

By |2017-03-20T17:47:26+00:00November 25th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the way Thanksgiving is received: A Pew Research Center survey released yesterday found that Thanksgiving has more meaning for Christians than any other segment of the population. For example, 78 percent of the public reports feeling a strong sense of gratitude at least once a week. The figure for Christians is 82 [...]

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BISHOPS HANG TOUGH ON SOCIAL ISSUES

By |2017-03-20T17:47:27+00:00November 18th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the proceedings of the general assembly of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB): Those who have been clamoring for the bishops to abandon socio-cultural issues in favor of socio-economic and environmental concerns lost big time in Baltimore. As reported by AP today, "the bishops said they consider opposition to gay [...]

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CHRISTIANITY RIPPED AFTER PARIS ATTACKS

By |2017-03-20T17:47:27+00:00November 16th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the fallout of the Paris attacks: Everyone seems to be careful not to blame radical Islam for the carnage in Paris, but there is no shortage of pundits taking the opportunity to indict Christianity. The most common tactic is to compare radical Islamic terrorists to crazy Christians. That there are crazy Christians [...]

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COSMOPOLITAN’S PORNO HOLIDAY GIFT

By |2017-03-20T17:47:27+00:00November 13th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Cosmopolitan's current edition: The cover story of the December edition of Cosmopolitan is titled, "Sex Wish List." The article contains 24 sexual suggestions, all of which exploit the Christian and Jewish holidays. Most conspicuously, it includes a "Sex-Vent Calendar," a rip-off of the Advent calendar prized by Christians. Here's a sample. "Have [...]

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NATIVITY SCENE SHOULD STAY

By |2017-03-20T17:47:27+00:00November 13th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue sent the following letter today to the Wadena, Minnesota City Council: Dear City Council Members: Your decision to remove the nativity scene from Burlington Northern Park was unfortunately based on faulty information. That is why I am asking you to reconsider this issue. As I understand it, the Freedom From Religion Foundation threatened to [...]

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ACLU MYTHS ABOUT CATHOLIC HOSPITALS

By |2017-03-20T17:47:28+00:00November 12th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue debunks ACLU myths about Catholic hospitals: There is an article posted today on the Medscape website, "ACLU Says Catholic Hospitals Can Not Refuse to Perform Life-Saving Abortions," that repeats ACLU myths on this subject. It is written by Arthur L. Caplan, a professor who works in the Division of Medical Ethics at New York [...]

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YAHOO NEWS ABORTION STORY IS INCOMPLETE

By |2017-03-20T17:47:28+00:00November 11th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on a Yahoo Global News story on abortion: Katie Couric, the Yahoo Global News anchor, recently interviewed an official from a Queens, New York Planned Parenthood facility. The video, "What an Abortion Treatment Room Really Looks Like," was posted online today, and it is quite interesting. But it does not deserve a letter [...]

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BOSTON GLOBE REEKS OF BIAS

By |2017-03-20T17:47:28+00:00November 10th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on a story in today's Boston Globe On the front page of the Metro Section in today's Boston Globe, there is a story about the movie "Spotlight" that smacks of bias and gullibility; the former is driving the latter. Lisa Wangsness relies on Terence McKiernan of Bishop Accountability for her data. She writes [...]

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THE REAL ISSUE IN THE HHS MANDATE CASE

By |2017-03-20T17:47:28+00:00November 10th, 2015|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on an editorial in today's Los Angeles Times, and on one that appeared Saturday in the New York Times: The Los Angeles Times and the New York Times want the U.S. Supreme Court to reject the religious liberty claims put forth by Catholic non-profits challenging the constitutionality of the Health and Human Services [...]

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