2018 – September Releases

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NUDITY AND BIGOTRY MARK FOLSOM ST. FAIR

By |2018-10-01T13:25:11+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the Folsom Street Fair events this weekend: Every year, San Francisco celebrates the Folsom Street Fair, traditionally held the last weekend in September. It is a mass gathering of naked homosexual men, some of whom submit to beating each other in the street with chains and other metal devices. [...]

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POPE NOTES PROGRESS ON COMBATING ABUSE

By |2018-09-27T12:56:09+00:00September 26th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on remarks made by Pope Francis on board the papal plane: Going against the grain, and making the same point made by the Catholic League, Pope Francis cited the progress that the Catholic Church has witnessed in combating sexual abuse, referencing the Pennsylvania grand jury report as evidence. While noting [...]

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PA ATTORNEY GENERAL’S DEFENSIVE REACTION

By |2018-09-25T18:15:36+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro's reaction to the league's lawsuit: On September 21, attorneys for the Catholic League filed an Application for Leave amicus curiae brief in the Western District of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania regarding the political machinations of the state's attorney general, Josh Shapiro. His decision [...]

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PA GRAND JURY REPORT SPARKS AMICUS BRIEF

By |2018-09-24T13:25:10+00:00September 21st, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an amicus curiae brief filed today with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court: In light of the extreme and questionable actions of the Attorney General of Pennsylvania in conjunction with the recently released Grand Jury Report, the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights today filed an Application for Leave to [...]

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ATHEIST GROUP LOOKING FOOLISH

By |2018-09-21T12:30:50+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an atheist group's latest failures: Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) is the most unhinged atheist organization in the nation. They are looking increasingly foolish, taking on cases that undermine their credibility. Taylor County, Texas has drawn the ire of FFRF. Why? Among other things, employees in municipal buildings have [...]

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WHY SHOULD PRIEST ACCUSERS BE BELIEVED?

By |2018-09-20T13:47:35+00:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the rights of priests: When the Pennsylvania grand jury report on accused priests was released, there was a rush to judgment on the part of the media, pundits, and activists, all concluding that the accused were guilty. This included many Catholics, both liberals and conservatives. I tried to raise [...]

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STANFORD RENAMES FATHER SERRA SITES

By |2018-09-17T15:57:18+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Stanford University's decision to rename sites that honor Father Serra: Stanford University has decided to rename many places on campus that give tribute to Father Junipero Serra, the 18th century Spanish missionary who was canonized in 2015. A total of 21 missions were established by the missionaries, nine of [...]

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BIG MEDIA SILENT ON BISHOP RHOADES

By |2018-09-17T12:59:08+00:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on media coverage of Bishop Kevin Rhoades' exoneration: Every time there is a story about a priest accused of wrongdoing, it makes its way into the newspaper. If the accused is a bishop, it merits coverage by all the big media: print, digital, radio, and television. But when a bishop [...]

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