Decency in Print & Broadcasting

Comedy Central Exec Threatens Church

Decency in Print & Broadcasting2/16/2018 6:14:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on what a Comedy Central executive said yesterday (Viacom owns Comedy Central): Viacom has a serious problem on its hands: Jake Weisman, the co-creator and writer of the Comedy Central show, "Corporate" (he also stars in the show), has threatened to "bring the whole system do Source: Catholic League

Good News for a New Generation: News Through a Catholic Lens Offers Antidote to Fake News

Decency in Print & Broadcasting1/10/2018 11:00:00 PM
Contact: Jason Collett, 913-593-4687, yourdailygoodnews@gmail.com MEDIA ADVISORY, Jan. 11, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Jason Collett was working on Capitol Hill for Senator Pat Roberts when he began ruminating about this generation, and the growing divide that is largely driven by the media. In response, The Good News was born. Collett began publishing the news summary format to provide accurate reporting of the news in an easy to digest format with Catholic inspiration and teachings include Source: Teresa Tomeo Communications

Hollywood's Phony #MeToo Crusade

Decency in Print & Broadcasting1/10/2018 8:54:01 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.orgNEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Hollywood's #MeToo movement: All the Hollywood gals, and many of the guys, are desperate to show how protective they are of women being exploited by men, but few of them mean it. If they did, they wouldn't continue to make shows and movies that debase women. Hollywood literally created the cultu Source: Catholic League

James Investment Research Introduces James Biblically Responsible Investment ETF (JBRI)

Decency in Print & Broadcasting1/3/2018 4:00:00 AM
JBRI Merges James' Successful Investment Strategy with Biblically Responsible InvestingContact: Melissa Murphy, SunStar Strategic, 703-894-1061, mmurphy@sunstarstrategic.com; James Investment Research ALPHA, Ohio, Jan. 3, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- James Investment Research Inc., known for its 40-year history of providing principles-driven investment management products is expanding with the addition of its first ETF, the James Biblically Responsible Investment ETF (JBRI).  JBR Source: Sunstar Strategic

New York Times Ruling Class Continues

Decency in Print & Broadcasting12/15/2017 4:13:03 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.orgNEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the new publisher at the New York Times: Arthur Gregg Sulzberger has been named as the new publisher of the New York Times; he was previously the deputy publisher of the newspaper. The appointment was made by Arthur Gregg's father, Arthur Sulzberger Jr. He got his job because his predecessor Source: Catholic League

'SMILF' Nominated for Golden Globe

Decency in Print & Broadcasting12/11/2017 10:37:04 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue (photo) comments on "SMILF":   Much to the approval of Showtime, women are treated as sexual toys by Hollywood moguls and actors. Indeed, it basks in the sexual exploitation of women so much so that it named a show after sexual predators, "Single Mothers I'd Like to F***." It goes b Source: Catholic League

Petition Sent to HBO CEO

Decency in Print & Broadcasting12/5/2017 3:50:03 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Dec. 5, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue is sending the names of thousands of outraged Catholics who signed our online petition against Bill Maher to HBO Chairman and CEO Richard Plelpler. As Donohue indicated in his letter to Plepler, thousands more petitions will be sent to him in the coming weeks. In the December edition of Catalyst, the league&rs Source: Catholic League

Petition Launched to Reprimand Bill Maher

Decency in Print & Broadcasting11/15/2017 5:03:01 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bill Donohue comments on the Catholic League's response to what Bill Maher said on his last show: As we pointed out this week, Bill Maher unleashed a vile assault on Christians, singling out Catholics, on his November 10 HBO show, "Real Time with Bill Maher."  After discussing an offensive remark made by Alabama state au Source: Catholic League

Bott Radio Network Celebrates 55 Years of Service

Decency in Print & Broadcasting11/10/2017 10:42:03 AM
Contact: Sam Rinearson, Bott Radio Network (BRN), 913-642-7770 OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Nov. 10, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bott Radio Network (BRN) --a pioneer in the development of Christian talk radio marks 55 years of service this month as the nation's leader in quality Bible teaching, Christian news and information. BRN started with one radio station in Kansas City in 1962, KCCV, Kansas City's Christian Voice. Today, BRN broadcasts its format of Quality Christian Talk Radio on 120 Source: Bott Radio Network

Alexa Opens Bott Radio Network on the Amazon Echo

Decency in Print & Broadcasting11/7/2017 7:33:03 AM
Contact: Sam Rinearson, 913-642-7770 OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Nov. 7, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bott Radio Network (BRN) announces the launch of their new skill available for the Amazon Echo, the market leader in smart speaker technology. This free skill is the latest step forward in BRN's development of their digital delivery systems, which also includes apps for iPhone, iPad, Android, iHeart Radio, TuneIn Radio, NextRadio and more. The new BRN skill expands their reach to Echo users wh Source: Bott Radio Network

Setting the Record Straight

Decency in Print & Broadcasting10/20/2017 9:40:03 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org MONTGOMERY, Ala., Oct. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Judge John Bentley: On October 11, the Washington Post published an article about the compensation Judge Roy Moore received as President of the Foundation for Moral Law from 2007 to 2012. The article states that Judge Moore "collected more than $1 million" as president of the Foundation for Moral Law during th Source: Foundation for Moral Law

45-Foot Nude Woman Statue on National Mall Sparks Opposition

Decency in Print & Broadcasting10/5/2017 7:37:01 AM
Contact: Robert Ritchie, Tradition, Family and Property, 717-309-1990 MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 5, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Concerned Americans with Tradition, Family and Property (TFP) launched a petition urging the National Park Service in Washington, D.C., to deny a final permit for a 45-foot steel statue of a nude woman on the National Mall. The statue has received tentative approval to go up at the annual "Catharsis on the Mall" event. It was used earlier at the "Burning Man" festiva Source: TFP

Hugh Hefner's Legacy

Decency in Print & Broadcasting9/28/2017 7:12:05 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.orgNEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the passing of Hugh Hefner:  Hugh Hefner's legacy cannot be adequately assessed without addressing the sociological fallout of "The Playboy Philosophy." Hefner founded Playboy in 1953 and he quickly succeeded in making it an important cultural marker. He rebelled against hi Source: Catholic League

UN Event Exposes Online Child Pornography and Sex Trafficking

Decency in Print & Broadcasting9/25/2017 6:47:02 AM
Contact: Lisa Correnti, 212-754-5948, media@c-fam.org NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Even as Google and the tech lobby stymie Congressional efforts to punish online sex trafficking, UN member states and anti-trafficking organizations will meet at UN headquarters over two days for a special High-Level Event on the margins of the General Assembly to discuss the challenge of eradicating child trafficking on the internet. Event Details: What: High-Level Event on The Trade Source: C-Fam

Vile Jesus Sex Scene on AMC

Decency in Print & Broadcasting8/22/2017 8:02:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the August 21 episode of the AMC show "Preacher":  NewsBusters deserves the credit for addressing this obscene episode of "Preacher," so I will simply direct everyone to its site to read about it (click here). Depicting Jesus in a grotesque sex scene is an assault on th Source: Catholic League