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Anti-Catholic Canard: Catholic League accuses church critics of bias and bigotry

Anti-Catholic Canard: Catholic League accuses church critics of bias and bigotry

Have you ever found yourself in disagreement with the political positions of the Catholic bishops? If so, you’re anti-Catholic. Has it ever occurred to you that the church hierarchy didn’t handle the pedophilia scandal very well, and have you voiced that opinion? You’re anti-Catholic. Do you get upset when priests and bishops violate federal law by endorsing candidates from the pulpit? That’s anti-Catholic too.

We’ve heard a lot of the Religious Right complaining about “special rights” for gays, but Bill Donohue of the Catholic League is taking that charge to a whole new level. Donohue reacted to a story about a woman, Stephanie Fryns, who r…

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In another shameful episode of the Catholic League’s Bill Donohue apologism of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, Donohue played down the crimes of a Catholic priest, who in August “pleaded guilty to four counts of producing child pornogr…

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The US Embassy in the Czech Republic, as part of the State Department’s new LGBT rights initiative, is supporting a pride festival in Prague “to address discriminatory behavior based on sexual orientation and to promote a tolerant civil soc…

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Cardinal Sins: Top Catholic bishops bless extremist Bill Donohue

Just how far out politically is the Roman Catholic hierarchy these days? Pretty far out, I’m sorry to say. In fact, it has come to this: Several prominent prelates have lauded William Donohue, the belligerent head of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights and author of a new book.

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Blood of Christ popsicles elicit Catholic whine

Chilean-born artist Sebastian Errazuriz, who uses his work to speak out on various social and political issues, has taken aim at fundamentalism with Jesus-on-a-Stick popsicles.

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Religious Right Slams Obama for Backing Marriage Equality While gay conservative groups have come out attacking President Obama for endorsing marriage equality today, Religious Right groups have also started to berate Obama on the issue.
Tony Perkins o…

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Catholic League’s Bill Donohue Cries out for Attention

Last Friday, PFAW Foundation president Michael Keegan invited Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn to a public debate on arts censorship and religious liberty in light of the controversy over a new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum. Catholic League nutjob Bill Donohue wants to fill the Bishop’s place.

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On Friday, the Brooklyn Museum will begin hosting “Hide/Seek,” an exhibit about the experience of gays and lesbians in American art that provoked a firestorm of criticism from the Religious Right when it opened at the National Portrait Gall…

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So when Robert Jeffress is running around telling anyone who will listen that Mormonism is a cult, Rick Perry just kind of shrugs his shoulders and says he is not going to tell Jeffress what he can and can’t say.
But when Jeffress says that the Catholi…

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