2016 – August Releases

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MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: DISABLED PERSONS

By |2017-03-20T17:46:47+00:00August 19th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's history of mistreating those who are disabled: In 1990, Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), designed to enhance access to public facilities for disabled persons. But Macy's apparently didn't get the memo—or perhaps just considered itself above the law. By 1998, Macy's West was facing three separate class action [...]

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PHILLY’S ETHICALLY CHALLENGED D.A.

By |2016-08-18T18:52:48+00:00August 18th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the latest scandal in Pennsylvania law enforcement: Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams, like now-disgraced Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, has tried to make a name for himself through a campaign of Catholic-bashing. As we noted earlier this month, Williams continues his vendetta against Msgr. William Lynn, whose bogus conviction over his handling [...]

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MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: IMMIGRANTS

By |2016-08-18T18:52:27+00:00August 17th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's treatment of legal immigrant workers:  In June of 2013, Macy's paid a civil penalty of $175,000 after the U.S. Justice Department determined that the company had engaged in unfair documentary practices against work-authorized immigrants. The government found that although these workers were already legally permitted to work in the United States, [...]

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SATANISTS ABUSE LIBERTY

By |2016-08-15T19:09:47+00:00August 15th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Satanists in Oklahoma City: Today is a holy day in the Catholic calendar, the Feast of the Assumption. Satanists in Oklahoma City chose this day to offend Catholics by holding a "Black Mass" this evening, one that will include the desecration of a statue of the Virgin Mary. This is not the [...]

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UNJUST CALIFORNIA BILL REVISED

By |2016-08-11T20:43:25+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on revisions in a bill that did not bode well for religious colleges in California: California State Senator Ricardo Lara has deleted the most controversial part of his bill, SB 1146, that would have essentially gutted the heart and soul of religious colleges and universities. The bill, as first introduced, would have denied [...]

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MACY’S TAKES A HIT

By |2017-03-20T17:46:47+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's economic health: Here's the latest news on Macy's: It is in trouble—it has to close another 100 stores to stop the bleeding. Macy's employees are good Americans, but its top executives merit the gold standard of intolerance in the retail industry (click here to read how the Macy's thought police operates). [...]

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RELIGIOUS FREEDOM IMPERILED WORLDWIDE

By |2019-08-08T12:57:40+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the findings of the 2015 International Religious Freedom Report issued by the U.S. State Department: It is a mistake to ascribe all religious persecution to Muslim madmen who belong to terrorist groups such as ISIS, al Qaeda, al Shabab, and Boko Haram. The sad fact is that Muslim-run governments are centrally involved [...]

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MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: PREGNANT WOMEN

By |2016-08-11T17:46:51+00:00August 10th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's firing of an employee going through a high-risk pregnancy: Anabelle Mayi had been working at Macy's flagship store in Manhattan for two-and-a-half years when she was diagnosed with a high-risk pregnancy in April 2015. She requested reasonable accommodations, like a chair or stool so she could sit down periodically while working [...]

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MACY’S SORDID HISTORY: ELDERLY WIDOWS

By |2016-08-11T17:46:52+00:00August 8th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Macy's abusive treatment of elderly widows: Of the many varied victims of Macy's sordid history—which we will continue to detail—elderly widows seem to come in for special abuse. Karen Padgett and Dr. Sonia Saceda, both of Florida, ran afoul of Macy's collections department last year, seeking payment of money they did not [...]

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