March Issue 2018

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“SPRINGER OPERA” DRAWS FIRE; TRUMP ASKED TO ACT

By | 2018-03-23T20:04:54+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Catalyst, Front Page|Tags: |

On the day that "Jerry Springer: The Opera" debuted in New York, the Catholic League held a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Joining Bill Donohue were Brent Bozell of the Media Research Council, Dr. Deal Hudson of the Christian Review, and Ralph Reed of the Faith and Freedom Coalition; Bozell serves [...]

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“Magdalene” Update

By | 2018-03-23T20:04:55+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Catalyst, Front Page|Tags: |

The Weinstein Company movie, "Mary Magdalene," will not open on Good Friday. It is being moved to a later date. Catholic League members will recall that our February appeal was a request for donations that would fund a media blitz against the movie. We cited three aspects of this movie that were objectionable: its opening on [...]

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HAPPINESS ELUDES COLLEGE STUDENTS

By | 2018-03-23T20:04:55+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Catalyst, From The President's Desk|Tags: |

William A. Donohue The most popular course at Yale these days—enrolling 1,200 students (they had to move the class to a huge building)—is called Psychology and the Good Life. It's not just Yale where courses in positive psychology are all the rage: they're packing students in all over the nation, and have been doing so for [...]

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CATHOLICISM IS NOT INCLUSIVE

By | 2018-03-23T20:04:55+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

When the pastor of a rural Minnesota Catholic church learned that three male musicians each claimed to be married to a man, he dismissed them. When officials at a suburban Maryland Catholic school learned that a substitute teacher and field hockey coach was associated with a white supremacist group, they dismissed him. Both decisions were merited. [...]

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