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May 5, 2010
Mary Ann Glendon, president of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, speaks during a press conference on Catholic social teaching and human rights at the Vatican May 6. Glendon, who recently decided not to accept a prestigious award from the University of Notre Dame, avoided commenting on U.S. President Barack Obama's economic policies. She was to have received the Laetare Medal from Notre Dame on same day the president is scheduled to give the commencement address and receive an honorary degree. (CNS photo/Emanuela De Meo, Catholic Press Photo) (May 6, 2009) See ECONOMY-ACADEMY May 6, 2009.
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