• Here Are A Bunch Of Charts That Prove The World Is Better Than Ever

    In a recent column, I noted that young people like Greta Thunberg should be thankful for the uniquely peaceful and wealthy world they’ve inherited. Of course, whenever I write pieces that point out that life has vastly improved for billions of people despite climate change, angry... Read more
  • How the Commission on Unalienable Rights Can Make the Family Great Again

    Serious Catholics should applaud the action of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in forming a Commission on Unalienable Rights to advise his department in its dealings with foreign governments and international organizations. This may sound like inside-the-Beltway insider baseball, but I am... Read more
  • How the news and politics is destroying your soul – and what you can do about it

    We live in a strange age. It’s an age marked by contention, strife, and factionalism. This is true in the Church and in the realm of politics (both in the U.S. and in many other countries). To take just one example, here’s some objective evidence on the terrifying and widening political... Read more
  • Northam appointee who made derogatory and anti-Catholic statements on social media resigns

    A citizen appointee of Gov. Ralph Northam who made derogatory attacks on others and anti-Catholic posts on social media resigned Wednesday following an outcry from Catholics. Northam on Aug. 16 appointed Gail Gordon Donegan, a Democratic activist from Alexandria, to the 18-member Virginia... Read more
  • Virginia Governor appoints bigot

    Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s appointment of an anti-Catholic bigot to a state council on women’s issues: Gail Gordon Donegan is a local political activist. She is also a vicious anti-Catholic bigot. Now, thanks to Gov. Ralph Northam, she... Read more
  • Twitter locks out McConnell’s campaign for posting video of calls for violence at his home

    Twitter locked accounts belonging to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's re-election campaign and several prominent conservatives Monday, after they posted videos of left-wing protesters gathered outside McConnell's Kentucky home -- with one demonstrator calling for someone to stab... Read more
  • The inconsistent, beguiling thought of Boris Johnson

    There is a popular misconception among Catholics in Britain and the United States that a Catholic cannot become Prime Minister of Britain. In fact, this is not the case. When the various anti-Catholic laws were established in Britain, the specific office of Prime Minister did not exist. (Sir... Read more
  • Commission on Unalienable Rights Much Needed

    Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the State Department’s Commission on Unalienable Rights: One of the best gifts to emerge from the Trump administration is the creation of the State Department’s Commission on Unalienable Rights. It is a tribute to Secretary of State Mike... Read more
  • Nazi Propaganda in the Holocaust

    Propaganda tries to force a doctrine on the whole people… Propaganda works on the general public from the standpoint of an idea and makes them ripe for the victory of this idea.” Adolf Hitler wrote these words in his book Mein Kampf (1926), in which he first advocated the use of propaganda... Read more
  • Nominee grilled over Knights of Columbus membership confirmed as federal judge

    The Senate on Wednesday voted to confirm Brian Buescher, a judicial nominee grilled by two senators last year over his membership in the Knights of Columbus. Buescher will now become a U.S. District Judge in Nebraska. “I can’t believe I need to repeat it here in the U.S. Capitol, but... Read more