2019 – September Releases

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CARDINAL PELL AND BRETT KAVANAUGH; TWO DEFAMED CATHOLICS

By |2019-09-30T16:29:24+00:00September 30th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the defamation of two prominent Catholics: In some quarters, George Cardinal Pell and Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh are both seen as sexual predators, deserving of imprisonment and impeachment, respectively. The Catholic League stands behind both the Australian cleric and the American judge: they have been maliciously defamed and [...]

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MICHIGAN AG NESSEL SLAPPED DOWN BY JUDGE

By |2019-09-30T12:35:15+00:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a federal court ruling in Michigan: A federal district court judge in Michigan has upheld the religious freedom of a Catholic foster care and adoption agency, while calling out the "religious targeting" engaged in by Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel. At issue is whether faith-based foster care and adoption [...]

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DUKE-UNC MIDDLE EAST COURSE UNDER FIRE

By |2019-09-27T12:31:52+00:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on why the Trump administration is on the offensive over a college course: Duke University and the University of North Carolina receive federal funding for a joint Middle East studies course. The Trump administration has threatened to withdraw the grant because the universities have violated the rules of the agreement. [...]

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AMICUS BRIEF FILED IN PA CHURCH CASE

By |2019-09-25T14:40:45+00:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a court case in Pennsylvania: On September 24, the Catholic League filed an amicus curiae brief with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in support of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown's appeal of the badly flawed decision in Rice v. Altoona-Johnstown, et al. (No. 325 WAL 2019). We are being represented by [...]

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SEXUAL MISCONDUCT IN SEMINARIES IS RARE

By |2019-09-25T12:30:06+00:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new study on American seminarians: In a joint effort by researchers at the University of Notre Dame's McGrath Institute for Church Life and the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University, a study of U.S. seminarians found that six percent have experienced some form of [...]

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COLUMBIA WELCOMES ANTI-SEMITE

By |2019-09-25T12:29:56+00:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Columbia University welcoming an anti-Semite: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad will speak at Columbia University on September 25. He is not shy about using anti-Semitic slurs to attack Jews (calling them "hook-nosed"). Worse, he argues that "Jews rule the world by proxy." Columbia has a track record of welcoming [...]

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TRUMP SCORES AT U.N. ON RELIGIOUS LIBERTY

By |2019-09-23T19:01:49+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on President Trump's remarks on religious liberty delivered at the U.N. today: President Trump continued his legacy of defending religious liberty with a stellar address at the United Nations today. He offered many examples of religious persecution around the globe, stating that 80 percent of the world's population lives in [...]

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MEDIA ATTACK DEVOS’ VISIT TO CATHOLIC SCHOOL

By |2019-09-23T13:09:22+00:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' visit to a Catholic school: U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was in Pennsylvania yesterday, attending a roundtable on education freedom. But for LGBT activists and their media allies, it was an opportunity to attack the religious freedom of Catholic schools. The roundtable, hosted by [...]

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BUTTIGIEG NEEDS TO MAN UP

By |2019-09-19T15:51:20+00:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Pete Buttigieg's decision to weigh in on the abortion controversy in his backyard: Abortionist Ulrich Klopfer has legally killed thousands of babies in South Bend, Indiana, home to its mayor and presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg. After refusing to speak to the latest news—2,246 fetal remains were found in Klopfer's [...]

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PRO-ABORTS SPIN ABORTION DECLINE

By |2019-09-19T13:09:31+00:00September 18th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the decline in abortion rates: The abortion rate hit a 46-year low in 2017. This is the central finding reported by the Guttmacher Institute, a pro-abortion research organization that was formerly aligned with Planned Parenthood. It also found that there was a 7% decline in abortions since 2014. Pregnancy [...]

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