NEW YORK TIMES LIES ABOUT ST. SERRA AGAIN

By |2020-09-21T20:20:04-04:00September 21st, 2020|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

On September 23, 2015, Pope Francis canonized Junípero Serra, the 18th century Spanish priest who courageously defended the human rights of Indians in North America. A week later the New York Times maligned St. Serra in a front-page story by Laura M. Holson, "Sainthood of Serra Reopens Wounds in Colonialism in California." She said that "Historians [...]

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WE TOUCHED A NERVE AT THE NEW YORK TIMES

By |2020-09-21T20:20:05-04:00September 21st, 2020|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

In the August 17 edition of the New York Times, Elizabeth Bruenig revisited the Serra controversy. Here is how she opened her piece. "Last week, a few hours after publishing an essay about American Catholics' reaction to the Black Lives Matter movement, I received a flood of ill tidings via email. My correspondents' anger was unrelated [...]

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KAMALA HARRIS’ CATHOLIC PROBLEM

By |2020-09-21T20:20:05-04:00September 21st, 2020|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

Once Catholic voters learn more about Kamala Harris' positions on an array of moral issues, Joe Biden's vice presidential pick will have a hard time winning them over. To begin with, Harris has tainted herself with the brush of anti-Catholicism. In 2018, she sought to stop a Trump nominee for a seat on the federal bench [...]

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SCORING BIDEN AND TRUMP ON RELIGION

By |2020-09-21T20:20:05-04:00September 21st, 2020|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

On August 6, President Trump accused Joe Biden of being "against God." When Bill Donohue read this on August 7, he released the following tweet: "Trump has no business smearing Biden's personal faith. What he said is indefensible. He should stick to policy matters, not personal ones." In a Politico/Morning Consult survey released in June, only [...]

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