Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the controversy over this year's Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City: In the 1970s, I led a contingent of Catholic students from Spanish Harlem in the Puerto Rican Day Parade; I did so for several years. It was a fun event. What made it so great were [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue notes that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has asked Pope Francis to apologize for Catholic mistreatment of indigenous children in schools run by the Catholic Church. Accordingly, Donohue is asking Trudeau to apologize to all the victims of Canadian oppression. To read it click here.
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the way the media are playing a photo of President Trump and Pope Francis: In a classic example of Groupthink, the media and late night talk-show hosts are fixated on one photo of the pope and the president; the former looks dour and the latter is smiling. So what? [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the media are reacting to photos of the pope with U.S. presidents: International Business Times (IBT) wins the award for the most partisan media outlet reporting on the meeting between President Trump and Pope Francis. It had much competition. "This Photo Sums Up How the Pope Really Feels [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new example of media bias: I recently issued a news release on the meeting between the president and the pope. In it I quoted from a source that purported to be the official Vatican statement. It noted "their joint commitment in favor of life, and freedom of worship [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the media are spinning the meeting between President Trump and Pope Francis: The first news report I heard this morning on the meeting between the president and the pope was on radio: WCBS said reporters were taking note of the fact that President Trump smiled but Pope Francis [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on state laws protecting unborn babies and affirming religious liberty: Human rights legislation is quickening in the states: protections for the unborn are gaining across the nation. Similarly, there is a determined effort to secure religious liberty. Progress against child abuse in the womb is so strong in Kentucky that [...]
Bill Donohue has written a letter to CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken asking him to disinvite terrorist sympathizer Linda Sarsour from giving the commencement address at the School of Public Health. To read the letter, click here.
Bill Donohue comments on two recent Gallup polls: Two fascinating Gallup polls have been released this month on the subject of morality. I will address the sexual issues that were surveyed. Americans believe the following are morally acceptable: birth control (91%); divorce (73%); sex between an unmarried man and woman (69%); gay or lesbian relations (63%); [...]
Bill Donohue comments on the way the New York Times covers stories on the sexual abuse of minors: Newspapers are expected to print news, but that was most certainly not the case today with the New York Times. It ran a story of almost 800 words on the compensation program of the New York Archdiocese for [...]